Departmental Colloquia and Public Seminars

Department Colloquiums are open to the public and are held on specific Wednesdays during the Fall and Spring semesters at 4pm in room 614 Schermerhorn Hall.

Fall 2023 Schedule

  • September 20th, 2023
    Speaker: Meghan Meyer
    Title: "The Role of Rest In Social Life"

  • October 4th, 2023
    Speaker: Dana Carney
    Title: "The Impact of Ordinary, Everyday Nonverbal Behaviors—Research and Theory"

  • October 18th, 2023
    Speaker: Michelle Greene
    Title: "The Visual Experience Dataset: Exploring Vision 'In the Wild"

  • November 1st, 2023
    Speaker: Gabriella Bottini
    Title: "The Mental Representation of the Body and its Modulation: Neurophysiological and Neuropathological Aspects"

    Speaker: Eraldo Paulesu
    Title: From Intentionality to a Sense of Agency: Individual and Shared"

  • November 15th, 2023
    Speaker: Simona Ghetti
    Title: "Remembering in Early Childhood"

  • November 29th, 2023
    Speaker: Elizabeth Buffalo
    Title: "Neural Dynamics of Memory Formation in the Primate Hippocampus"

SPRING 2024 Schedule

  • February 7th, 2024
    Speaker: Kia Nobre
    Title: "The Timely and Flexible Character of Internal Focus"

  • February 21st, 2024
    Speaker: Jim Haxby
    Title: "Hyperalignment: modeling shared and individuating information embedded in idiosyncratic fine-scale topographies"

  • March 6th, 2024
    Speaker: Dani Bassett
    Title: "Curiosity Styles in the World"

  • March 20th, 2024
    Speaker: Casey Lew-Williams
    Title: "Infants’ learning from the dynamics of their natural communicative environments"

  • April 3rd, 2024
    Speaker: Mary Harrington
    Title: ""The body keeps the time: What happens in the brain?"

  • April 17th, 2024
    Speaker: Jamil Zaki
    Title: "What We Pretend Empathy Is"

Monday seminars are open to the public and take place in Schermerhorn Hall, Room 200B on Mondays from 12:10-1:30pm. 

FALL 2023 Schedule

September 11th, 2023
Speakers: Kenneth Kay

September 25th, 2023
Speakers: Nim Tottenham

​​​​​October 9th, 2023
Speakers: Herb Terrace

October 23rd, 2023
Speakers: Chris Baldassano

October 30th, 2023
Speakers: Rae Silver

December 4th, 2023
Speaker: Alfredo Spagna


SPRING 2024 Schedule

January 29th, 2024
Speaker:First Year Talks- Zall Hirschstein and Eisha Haque

February 12th, 2024
Speaker: FIrst Year Talks- Josh Ying and Erin Welch

February 26th, 2024
Speaker: Panel Discussion on the paper "The Ecological Resilience Framework: The Justice Ambassadors Youth Council as a model for community-based resilience" hosted by Dima Amso, Geraldine Downey, and Jarrell Daniels

March 25th, 2024
Speaker: Anna Vannucci

April 8th, 2024
Speaker: Master Talks-TBD

April 22nd, 2024
Speaker: Master Talks-TBD





For current schedule, see here

For a current schedule, see here