Cognitive Neuroscience Events
on the Evanston Campus

Current Year - 2010 - 2009 - 2008 - 2007 - 2006 - 2005 - 2004 - 2003 and earlier
See the following event lists as well: Psychology - NUIN - CogSci - NBP - CBMG



Fall 2006

Friday, October 20, 2006, 9 AM - 6 PM
MeyerFest:
An international symposium on Emotion and Meaning in Music
Lutkin Hall

October 24, 2006 7:00 - 9:00 PM
Science Outreach Series -
Imaging the Brain: Reading the Mind
Ryan Family Auditorium, Tech Institute
Marsel Mesulam, Northwestern University
Martha Farah, University of Pennsylvania

Monday, November 13, 2006, Noon - 1:00 PM
Cognitive Neuroscience Seminar, Swift 107 (Evanston)
videoconferenced to NUIN conference room Searle (Chicago)
Randy McIntosh, University of Toronto
Context and catalysts in brain network function

Monday, November 13, 2006, 4:00 PM
Cognitive Neuroscience Workshop, Swift 210
Randy McIntosh, University of Toronto
Workshop on PLS methods

Friday, December 1, 2006, Noon - 1 PM
Cognitive Area Brown Bag, Swift 210
Nina Kraus, Dept of Communication Sciences and Disorders
Active neural encoding of sound: Implications for language and music

Tuesday, December 5, 2006, 4:15 PM
Psychology Department Colloquium, Swift 107
Aljoscha Neubauer, University of Graz
Human intelligence and creativity - from a neuroscience perspective

Wednesday, December 6, 2006, Noon - 1 PM
Cognitive Neuroscience Seminar, Tech L363
Reza Habib, Southern Illinois University
The neural signature of temporarily inaccessible memories

 

Winter and Spring 2006

Thursday, January 31, 2006, 4:15 PM
Psychology Department Colloquium, Swift 107 (Evanston) videoconferenced to Searle 5-480 (Chicago)
Rebecca Ray, Stanford University
Making a mountain out of a molehill: Neural bases of emotion regulation

Thursday, February 2, 2006, 4:15 PM
Psychology Department Colloquium, Swift 107 (Evanston) videoconferenced to Ward 5-230 (Chicago)
Joan Chiao, Harvard University
Building blocks to social interaction in the brain

Thursday, February 9, 2006, 4:15 PM
Psychology Department Colloquium, Swift 107 (Evanston) videoconferenced to Searle 5-480 (Chicago)
David C. Knight, NIH
Functional MRI of neural substrates mediating human fear learning and memory

Thursday, February 16, 2006, 4:15 PM
Psychology Department Colloquium, Swift 107 (Evanston) videoconferenced to Searle 5-480 (Chicago)
Florin Dolcos, Duke University
The impact of emotion on human cognition: Functional neuroimaging evidence

Tuesday, March 7, 2006, 4:15 PM
Psychology Department Colloquium, Swift 107
Steven Franconeri, University of British Columbia
The Magical Number 4 in Vision

Thursday, March 9, 2006, 4 PM - 5 PM
9th Annual NUIN Lecture Series, Physiology Conference Room, Ward 5-230
Giacomo Rizzolatti, MD, PhD
Professor of Human Physiology and Director, Department of Neuroscience
The University of Parma, Italy
Functional roles of mirror neuron systems in monkey and human

Tuesday, March 14, 2006, 4:15 PM
Cognitive Science Program Colloquium, Swift 107
videoconferenced to Searle 5-480 (Chicago)
Elizabeth Brannon, Duke University
The evolution and development of numerical thinking

Tuesday, March 28, 2006, 12:45-1:45 PM
NBP Seminar
Mike Hasselmo, Boston University
12:45-1:45 pm, Pancoe Auditorium, Evanston Campus

Tuesday, April 25, 2006, 4:15 PM
Cognitive Science Program Colloquium
Sheila Blumstein, Brown University
Phonetic category structure and the mapping of sound structure to the lexicon: Evidence from lesion studies and functional neuroimaging

Tuesday, May 9, 2006, 4:15 PM
Cognitive Science Program Colloquium
Jim Haxby, Princeton University
Distributed neural representation of faces and objects in human cortex