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Neuroscience & Behavior Seminar: Aaron Ettenberg

June 3rd, 2016

SAGE Center (Psychology 1312), 4 pm

“Rats & Runways: Looking Back at 30+ Years of Operant Runway Research”  

Aaron Ettenberg, Dept. of Psychological & Brain Sciences, UCSB

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SAGE Distinguished Lecture: Edith Chen

June 2nd, 2016

Psychology 1312, 4:00PM

Resiliance: Maintaining Good Health in the Face of Adversity

Edith Chen, Professor of Psychology, Northwestern University

CATEGORY: Lectures

SAGE Distinguished Lecture: Greg Miller

May 24th, 2016

Psychology 1312, 4:00PM

Childhood Origions of Health Disparities

Greg Miller, Department of Psychology/Department of Medical Social Sciences, Northwestern University

CATEGORY: Lectures

Neuroscience & Behavior Seminar: Emin Gun Sirer

May 19th, 2016

Psychology 1312, 4:00PM

"Bitcoin and the Future of Banking"

Emin Gun Sirer, Computer Science Department, Cornell University

CATEGORY: Lectures

IHC: Why Historical Trauma Studies?

May 18th, 2016

McCune Conference Room, 6020 HSSB, 4PM

Peter Leese, Institute of English, Germanic and Romance Studies, University of Copenhagen

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CATEGORY: Lectures

Neuroscience & Behavior Seminar: Loren Parsons

May 17th, 2016

SAGE Center (Psychology 1312), 4 pm

“Losing Balance: Impaired Endocannabinoid Signaling in Stress and Addiction” 

Loren Parsons, Committee on Neurobiology of Addiction, The Scripps Research Institute  

CATEGORY: Lectures

SAGE Distinguished Lecture: Edith Chen and Greg Miller

May 16th, 2016

Psychology 1312, 4:00PM

Understanding Health in America in the 21st Century

Edith Chen and Greg Miller, Foundations of Health Research Center at Northwestern University

CATEGORY: Lectures

CONFERENCE: The Humanities, the Neurosciences and the Brain Pt. 2

May 13th, 2016

McCune Conference Room, 6020 HSSB

This interdisciplinary conference will exploring the multiple accords, and discords, that characterize humanistic and neuroscientific approaches to the study of the brain.  Gabrielle Starr, author of Feeling Beauty: The Neuroscience of Aesthetic Experience, will give the keynote address. Participants will explore creative framings of neuroscientific inquiry through humanistic perspectives, as well as artistic explorations of inner states and mental landscapes. Sponsored by the IHC series The Humanities and The Brain.

 

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CONFERENCE: The Humanities, the Neurosciences and the Brain Pt. 1

May 12th, 2016

McCune Conference Room, 6020 HSSB

This interdisciplinary conference will exploring the multiple accords, and discords, that characterize humanistic and neuroscientific approaches to the study of the brain.  Gabrielle Starr, author of Feeling Beauty: The Neuroscience of Aesthetic Experience, will give the keynote address. Participants will explore creative framings of neuroscientific inquiry through humanistic perspectives, as well as artistic explorations of inner states and mental landscapes. Sponsored by the IHC series The Humanities and The Brain.

 

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IHC PANEL: Considering Oliver Sacks

May 10th, 2016

McCune Conference Room, 6020 HSSB, 3 PM

Join us for a panel discussion to celebrate the life & work of Oliver Sacks.
Julie Carlson (English, UCSB)
Cole Cohen (Interdisciplinary Humanties Center, UCSB)
Aranye Fradenburg (English, UCSB)
Dominique Jullien (French and Italian, UCSB)
Mark Leffert, M.D.
Jonathan Schooler
(Psychological and Brain Sciences, UCSB)
Ann Taves (Religious Studies, UCSB)
 

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