Faculty/Staff Bio

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Laura Stoughton

PRMT Fellow in Psychology & Dankin Fellow


Work Phone: 860-945-7828

Year Appointed: 2016

Laura graduated summa cum laude with honors from Northwestern University, where she studied cognitive neuroscience and psychology.  She received Northwestern's James Alton James Award for having the best academic record in the social sciences and was inducted into Phi Beta Kappa her junior year. As an undergraduate, she was a leader in residential life, a member of many musical groups, and played squash. She also sat on several teaching award selection committees. Laura spent the past year taking graduate courses in secondary science education at her alma mater. She has taught at the Loomis Chaffee Summer Program as well as Taft's Summer School. At Taft, Laura is the Dankin Fellow; she teaches two sections of AP Psychology, lives in Centennial, and coaches soccer, squash, and lacrosse.

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