Rachel Weber Awarded Mitacs Accelerate Grant

ECPS Assistant Professor, Dr. Rachel Weber, is the recipient of a $30,000 Mitacs Accelerate  grant to help support her project that evaluates the working memory impacts of a cognitive training program for children with learning disabilities.

The Mitacs’ Accelerate program supports university-non-profit/industry innovation through paid graduate student internships and funds for research expenses. This award, co-funded by Mitacs and the Arrowsmith Program , supports internships for ECPS master’s students Meagan Murphy and Marley Morton.