Social Memory & Cognition Lab Ι Department of Psychology

Current Graduate Students


Raeya Maswood

Raeya Maswood is a fifth year Cognitive Science student. She received her B.A. in Psychology from CUNY Queens College in 2014. Her research focuses on the socio-cognitive processes of emotional memories as well as the social transmission of memory through social networks.

Nicholas Pepe (photo)

Nicholas Pepe

Nicholas Pepe is a third year Cognitive Science student. He received his B.A. in Psychology from Saint Joseph’s College and received his M.A. in Psychology from the Experimental Psychology Program at Long Island University. His current research focuses on cultural effects on retrieval disruption.

Tori Peña

Tori Peña is a first year Cognitive Science student. She received her B.S. in Psychology and Biological Anthropology from Binghamton University in 2018.  Her current research focuses on understanding the nuances of the effects of retrieval disruption on recall.

Current Research Assistants
  • Annesta Batuwangala
  • Christine Chan
  • Jenny Chen
  • Amanda Gagliano
  • Mumtahina Hossain
  • Tsering Lhamo
  • Allison Link
  • Genevieve Rappold
  • Ivy Wu

Lab Alumni

Undergraduate Honors Thesis Advisees:

International Visiting Scholars:

  • Guido D’Angelo (University of Bari, Italy)
  • Celia Harris (Macquarie University, Australia)