NYU Psychology This Week

 

Week of 4/20/2015-4/26/2015


Monday, April 20

CNS Colloquium
Patrick Kanold, University of Maryland
Adaptive plasticity of Auditory Cortex
6 Washington Place, Room 815
12:30pm


Tuesday, April 21

Social Program Brown Bag
Anne Hill
Intergroup Bias in Ideological Conflict
Alexa Hubbard
Title TBA
6 Washington Place, Room 551
12:30pm

"What is Understanding in Brain Science" Seminar
Dan Sanes
Understanding a moving target
6 Washington Place, Room 808
2:00pm


Wednesday, April 22

Dissertation Defense
Masha Westerlund
Unpacking the neural basis of conceptual combination with MEG
6 Washington Place, Room 551
10:30am

Swartz Seminar
Anne Churchland, Cold Spring Harbor Laboratory
A category-free neural population supports evolving behavioral demands during perceptual decisions
6 Washington Place, Room 815
12:30pm

3rd Annual EBI Distinguished Scientific Lecture
Kerry Ressler, Howard Hughes Medical Institute
Genetic Approaches to Conditioned Threat, Fear and Extinction: From Bench to Bedside
40 Washington Square South, Room 210
5:30pm

Reception to follow at 37 Washington Square West #2B at 6:30 pm


Thursday, April 23

NYU Shanghai Neural Science Faculty Candidate Talk
Shih Wei Wu
Weighting the past and the present: Neural computations for probabilistic inference about rewards
6 Washington Place, Room 815
12:30pm

Metro-Area Research Group on Awareness & Meditation (MARGAM) Event
Zoran Josipovic
The Unified Context of Consciousness
44 West 4th Street
Martin J. Gruber Conference Room, 9th floor
7:00pm


Friday, April 24

Talk
Elizabeth Paluck, Princeton University
Shifting climates of conflict: Social network experiments on influence, norms, and behavior
Pless Hall, 82 Washington Square East, 4th Floor Payne Room
12:30pm

CBI Talk
Franco Pestill, Indiana University
Innovation for in-vivo white-matter mapping using LiFE and ensemble tractography
6 Washington Place, Room 551
4:00pm

Growing up in science: a conversation with Hannah Bayer
Hosted by Cristina Alberini and Weiji Ma
Homepage
6 Washington Place, Room 815
5:00pm




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