About Jonathan Susser

Jonathan recently completed his PhD in Psychology and Neuroscience working with Dr. Neil Mulligan. He studied people's awareness of their learning and memory. He is now looking to pursue a career in scientific writing and editing. In his free time, Jonathan enjoys running, playing fantasy hockey, and cheering on UNC basketball.

by Jonathan Susser September 5, 2016

Immediately close your eyes and draw the Apple logo from memory. How confident are you that your drawing is accurate? Keep reading to see how well you did! Companies change logos frequently. Google, Uber, and Instagram all rebranded in the past year … Continue reading

by Jonathan Susser August 22, 2016

You’re sitting in class as your professor rambles on. The material is interesting, but the lecture is choppy. The professor stops-and-starts frequently, sounding uncertain, and you’re counting the number of times he says, “um.” Meanwhile, your friend is taking the … Continue reading

by Jonathan Susser February 14, 2016

Valentine’s Day is today and it’s incredibly common to see public places decorated with paper hearts and store shelves packed with heart-shaped candy. Hearts are a universal representation of love, but don’t let their simple facade fool you – everyone’s favorite … Continue reading

by Jonathan Susser December 22, 2015

With the recent release of Pixar’s latest movie, The Good Dinosaur, I thought I would revisit their previous film, Inside Out. Inside Out follows the five main emotions (Joy, Sadness, Disgust, Anger, and Fear) of 11-year-old Riley as they guide her … Continue reading

by Jonathan Susser May 19, 2015

Speaker: Mark Derewicz, Science Communications Manager at UNC School of Medicine/UNC Health Care Date: May 26th, 2015 Time: 5:30 PM Location: Bondurant Hall, Room G030 Event Link: https://swac.web.unc.edu/event/mark-derewicz-seminar/ Last month, SWAC hosted a very successful first seminar featuring Lauren Neighbours, … Continue reading