Colloquia

Fall 2016 Brain, Behavior & Cognition Seminar Series

  • November 3 (Thursday) — 2 Cummington Mall, Rm. 109, 12:30PM
    Joint Seminar with CSN
    Chris Eliasmith, Center for Theoretical Neuroscience University of Waterloo, Ontario, Canada
    “The Semantic Pointer Architecture: Building cognitive models with spiking neurons”
  • November 18 (Friday) — 2 Cummington Mall, Rm. 109, 12:00PM
    Marty Banks, Univ. of California, Berkeley
    “Natural Image Statistics and Human Vision”

Additions to the Fall 2016 Schedule TBA.

Fall 2016 Center for Systems Neuroscience Seminar Series

Talks will take place on Wednesdays at 12 noon in Rm. B01 at 24 Cummington Street with lunch served upstairs in Rm. 103 (unless otherwise noted).

  • September 21
    David Badre, Dept. Cognitive, Linguistic and Psychological Sciences, Brown University
    “Prefrontal cortex and the hierarchical control of behavior”
  • September 28
    Neil Kowall, Depts. Neurology and Pathology, Boston University; Director BU Alzheimer’s Disease Center
    “Epigenetic Mechanisms in Neurodegenerative Disease”
  • October 19
    Earl Miller, Dept. Brain and Cognitive Sciences, MIT
    “Cognition is Rhythmic”
  • October 26
    Tara Moore, Dept. Anatomy and Neurobiology, Boston University
    “Rhesus Monkey Model of Cortical Injury”
  • November 3 (Thursday) — 2 Cummington Mall, Rm. 109, 12:30PM
    Joint Seminar with BBC
    Chris Eliasmith, Center for Theoretical Neuroscience University of Waterloo, Ontario, Canada
    “The Semantic Pointer Architecture: Building cognitive models with spiking neurons”

Fall 2016 Center for Memory and Brain Seminar Series

Fall 2016 Schedule TBA.

Fall 2016 Developmental Science Colloquium & Brown Bag Series

All talks are held at 4:00pm in Room 150 of the Department of Psychological and Brain Sciences unless otherwise noted.

  • September 28
    Dr. Marjorie Rhodes of New York University
  • October 12
    Dr. Liqi Zhu of the Chinese Academy of Sciences
  • October 26
    Dr. Zhenghan Qi of Massachusetts Institute of Technology
  • November 9
    Dr. Jennifer Clegg of Boston University
  • November 16
    Dr. Tina Grotzer of Harvard University
  • November 30
    Dr. Nadia Chernyak of Boston University

Fall 2016 Clinical Psychology Colloquia

Colloquium Talks will be held on Wednesdays from 1:30 p.m. to 3:00 p.m.at 648 Beacon St., Room 608.

  • October 12
    Dr. Richard McNally of Harvard University
  • November 9
    Dr. Joanna Arch of University of Colorado – Boulder
  • November 16
    Dr. Simone Gill of Boston University