Colloquia

Spring 2017 Brain, Behavior & Cognition Seminar Series

  • Mon. Jan. 23, 12 noon – 1:05 pm — Steve Ramirez, Harvard University, “Artificially modulating neurons and behavior: from memories to psychiatric disease-like states.” Rm. 109 at 2 Cummington Mall.
  • Wed. Jan. 25, 12 noon – 1:05 pm – Joshua Johansen, University of Tokyo, “Brain circuits for triggering and reversing emotional memories.” Lecture Hall B01 in LSEB 24 Cummington Mall.
  • Mon. Jan. 30, 12 noon – 1:05  pm – Matthew Kaufman, Cold Spring Harbor Laboratory.  “Cortical communication: Decision and action.” Rm. 109 at 2 Cummington Mall.
  • Wed. Feb. 1, 12 noon – 1:05 pm – Caroline Runyan, Harvard University, “Distinct timescales of population coding across cortex.” Lecture Hall B01 in LSEB 24 Cummington Mall.
  • Mon. Feb. 6, 3:30 – 4:40 pm – David Schneider, Duke University, “Neural circuits for making predictions.” Rm. B02 at 677 Beacon Street.
  • Mon. Feb. 13, 12 noon – 1:05 pm – Mark Howe, Northwestern University, Rm. 109 at 2 Cummington Mall
  • Wed. Feb. 15, 12 noon – 1:05 pm – Jonathan Fadok, Friedrich Miescher Institute, Basel, Switzerland,  Lecture Hall B01 in LSEB 24 Cummington Mall.
  • Thurs. March 23, 12:30 – 1:30pm – Professor Steve Grossberg, “Towards Solving the Hard Problem of Consciousness: The Varieties of Brain Resonances and the Conscious Experiences that they Support”, Rm. 109 at 2 Cummington Mall
  • Thurs. April 20, 12:30 – 1:30pm – Paula Croxson, “Multi-modal characterization of network changes and plasticity in memory systems”, Rm. 150 at 64 Cummington Mall
  • Thurs. June 22nd, 5:00pm – Kristin Long, “Growing Up In Science”, Rm. 106C at 610 Commonwealth Avenue

Additions to the Spring 2017 Schedule TBA.

Spring 2017 Center for Systems Neuroscience Seminar Series

Please see the BBC schedule. Additional CSN seminars include:

  • Friday. Feb. 17, 12 noon – 1:05 pm – Lisa Giocomo, Stanford University, Rm. 109 at 2 Cummington Mall

Spring 2017 Center for Memory and Brain Seminar Series

Please see the BBC schedule.

Spring 2017 Developmental Science Colloquium & Brown Bag Series

All talks will be held on Wednesdays at 4:00pm in Rm. 150 at 64 Cummington Mall unless otherwise noted.

  • February 8: TBA, Rm. 159, 64 Cummington Mall
  • February 22: Dr. Kristin Buss of Pennsylvania State University
  • March 1: Dr. Barbara Landau of Johns Hopkins University, Rm. 159, 64 Cummington Mall
  • March 15: Dr. Koleen McCrink of Barnard College
  • March 22: Dr. Stephanie Curenton of Boston University, Rm. 159, 64 Cummington Mall
  • April 12: Dr. Ann Easterbrooks of Tufts University, Rm. 159, 64 Cummington Mall
  • April 19: Jessica Beal, MA & Mia Barokova, BA Brown Bag Talks
  • April 26: Dr. Gigliana Melzi of New York University
  • May 3: Dr. Jessica Sommerville of University of Washington

Spring 2017 Clinical Psychology Colloquia

Unless otherwise specified, lectures will take place Wednesdays at 1:00 pm at 648 Beacon St., 6th Floor, Room 608. Refreshments will be served.

  • February 1: Dr. Dan McAdams, Northwestern University, “Authoring a life: Narrative identity, redemption, and Donald Trump”
  • February 15: Dr. Hyeouk Chris Hahm, Boston University*, Talk title: TBD
  • February 22: Dr. Tahirah Abdullah, University of Massachusetts Boston*, Talk Title: TBD
  • March 15: Dr. Lauren Weinstock, Brown University, Talk Title: TBD
  • March 29: Dr. Jay Fournier, University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, Talk Title: TBD
  • April 5: Dr. Scott Lilienfeld, Emory University. Distinguished Speaker, Talk Title: TBD. Terrace Lounge of the George Sherman Union, 12:00pm – 2:30pm
  • May 3: Dr. Benjamin Cook, Harvard Medical School*, Talk Title: TBD