Current & Recent Talks

Apr

16

Psychology Colloquium

10:00 AM; Online

Nick Allen, Ann Swindells Professor of Clinical Psychology, Director of Clinical Training, University of Oregon, presents "Using Mobile Sensing to Assess Mental Health and Functioning: The Case of Suicide Prediction and Prevention."

Arp

16

ISP Forum

12:30 PM - 1:30 PM; Online

Sanya Taneja presents "Explaining Natural Product Drug Interactions with Biomedical Knowledge Graphs." Tushar Kansal presents "Biomarker Discovery for Early Detection of Beryllium Exposure Diseases."

Apr

16

Social Area Lunchtime Talk

1:00 PM

Justin Ludwig, University of Pittsburgh, presents "When and Why Intellectual Humility Promotes Higher-Quality Apologies for Interpersonal Transgressions."

Apr

19

dB-SERC Lunch Discussion

12:00 PM - 1:00 PM; Online

Kyle Whittinghil, Department of Geology and Environmental Science, will give her second presentation about her new course transformation, "Developing a Laboratory Component for GEOL 1515: Environmental Chemistry," in which she developed a brand-new lab component to enhance this essential course for environmental science majors.

Apr

21

Neurobiology/Neuroscience Joint Seminar Series

2:00 PM; Online

Takao Hensch, Professor of Molecular & Cellular Biology, and Neurology, Harvard University, presents "Balancing Brain Plasticity/Stability Across the Lifespan."

Apr

21

Reframing Suburbs: Understanding Issues of Racial Equity in Suburban Schools

12:00 PM - 1:30 PM; Online

The University of Pittsburgh Center on Race and Social problems and co-sponsored by CUE present a lecture and discussion with Dr. John B. Diamond, the Kellner Family Distinguished Chair in Urban Education at University of Wisconsin-Madison, as he presents important research on racial justice issues in the ever evolving suburban school context.

Apr

21

Cognitive Program Talk Series

12:00 PM - 1:00 PM; Online

Nicole Lobo presents "Plausibility and Negation: A Corpus Analysis." Andrea Tovar presents "Can Sentence Generation Eliminate the Translation-Ambiguity Disadvantage?"

Apr

22

Developmental Lunchtime Talk

12:00 PM - 1:30 PM; Online

This talk will feature the 2021 Jeremy Johnson Landen Awardees: Lorraine Blatt, Developmental Psychology Program and a graduate student in Elizabeth Votruba-Drzal's group, and Meghan Orman, Applied Developmental Psychology Program.

Apr

23

Bio-Health Seminar

1:30 PM; Online

Annie Ginty, Assistant Professor of Psychology and Neuroscience, Baylor University, will be discussing her paper (attached) recently published in Psychosomatic Medicine, "Heart rate reactivity to acute psychological stress predicts higher levels of PTSD symptoms during the COVID19 pandemic."

Apr

23

Philosophy Colloquium

4:00 PM - 5:20 PM; Online

Eleonora Cresto, CONICET, Instituto de Investigaciones Filosóficas-SADAF, presents "A Constructive Condorcet Jury Theorem."

Apr

26

TLL Faculty Colloquium Series

12:00 PM - 1:15 PM; Online

Rip Correnti, LRDC Research Scientist, Associate Professor, School of Education, presents “From Freedom to Liberation.”

Apr

28

Neurobiology/Neuroscience Virtual Seminar

1:00 PM; Online

Kamran Khodakhah, Professor of Neuroscience, Psychiatry & Behavioral Sciences, Albert Einstein College of Medicine, presents "Cerebellar Modulation of Dopaminergic Signaling."

Apr

30

Clinical Brown Bag

1:30 PM - 2:30 PM; Online

Hailey Bulls presents "Easing the Burden of Pain."

May

6

Neuroscience Institute Speaker Series

4:00 PM - 5:00 PM; Online

Yael Niv, Professor of Psychology and Neuroscience, Princeton Neuroscience Institute, presents "Latent Causes, Prediction Errors, and the Organization of Memory."

May

14

Psychology Department Townhall

11:30 AM - 1:00 PM; Online

Julie Fiez will discuss progress on DEI initiatives within the department.