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

Tuesday, April 21

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

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

Wednesday, April 22

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

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

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

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

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

Friday, April 24

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

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

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

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