Author: lkeung

First-year cognitive students at Cognitive Brown Bag, Weds. 4/29 at noon

The first-year graduate students in the cognitive division (Junha Chang, Qiuli Ma, and Merika Wilson) will be presenting their first year projects in the Cognitive Brown Bag series in Tobin 521B at noon Wednesday, April 29. Everyone is welcome. Junha’s talk: Does the

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Duchaine at NSB Seminar Series, Weds. 4/29 at 4 p.m.

Brad Duchaine (Dartmouth College, Psychological and Brain Sciences) will be presenting Investigating Social Perception via Prosopagnosia in the NSB Seminar Series in 222 Morrill II at 4 p.m. Wednesday, April 29. Everyone is welcome. His lab uses neuropsychology, psychophysics, neuroimaging, twin studies, and TMS to explore the

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Keil at Five College Cognitive Science Speaker series, Thurs. 4/23 at 1 p.m.

Frank Keil (Yale University) will be presenting The Growth of Explanatory Insight: Causal Understanding and the Outsourced Mind as part of the Five College Cognitive Science Speaker series in Tobin 423 at 1 p.m. Thursday, April 23. Everyone is welcome – the abstract is below. Abstract: Despite

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Zobel at Cognitive Brown Bag, Weds. 4/15 at noon

Ben Zobel (PhD Candidate in PBS) will be presenting A neurobehavioral test of discrete-state and continuous recognition memory models in the Cognitive Brown Bag series in Tobin 521B at noon Wednesday, April 15. Everyone is welcome – the abstract is below. Abstract: Behavioral

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DeGraff at Freeman Lecture, Fri. 4/10 at 3:30 p.m.

Michel DeGraff of the Massachusetts Institute of Technology will be presenting on Kreyol Pale, Kreyol Konprann: Power/knowledge at the Crossroads of History, Linguistics & Education in Haiti in the Freeman Lecture in ILC N151 at 3:30 p.m. Friday, April 10. Everyone is

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Loewer at Philosophy Colloquium, Fri. 4/10 at 3:30 p.m.

Barry Loewer of Rutgers University will be presenting The Mentaculus Vision in the UMass Philosophy Colloquium in Bartlett 206 at 3:30 p.m. Friday, April 10. Everyone is welcome – a description* of his work is below: I will describe a proposal for the structure for

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Chen at Cognitive Brown Bag, Weds. 4/8 at noon

Tina Chen (PhD Candidate in PBS) will be presenting Not just noise: Individual differences in response bias in memory and reasoning in the Cognitive Brown Bag series in Tobin 521B at noon Wednesday, April 8. Everyone is welcome – the abstract is

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Gligoric at Computer Science Seminar, Thurs. 4/2 at 4pm

Milos Gligoric (PhD candidate in Computer Science at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign) will be presenting Regression Testing: Theory and Practice in the Computer Science Seminar series in CS150 at 4 p.m. Thursday, April 2. Everyone is welcome – the abstract is below. Abstract: Developers

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Munoz at PREP Intern Poster Session, Fri. 4/3 at 5pm

Miriam Munoz (postbac student in Lisa Sander’s NeuroCognition and Perception Lab) and others (including students in Alexandra Jesse’s Language, Intersensory Perception, and Speech Lab, Rebecca Spencer’s Cognition and Action Lab, and David Moorman’s neuroscience lab; click here for a full list) will be presenting their research in

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Levy at Cognitive Brown Bag, Weds. 4/1 at noon

Joshua Levy (graduate student in PBS) will be presenting Category Learning of Musical Chords in the Cognitive Brown Bag series in Tobin 521B at noon Wednesday, April 1. Everyone is welcome – the abstract is below. Abstract: Musical chords can vary with respect

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