Archive of Seminars

Past GW Mind-Brain Institute Seminars

April 7, 2017
Dr. Peter Carruthers
Department of Philosophy
University of Maryland
The Conscious Mind as Marionette 
 
March 22, 2017
Dr. Kristen Hawkes
Department of Anthropology
University of Utah
The Grandmother Hypothesis and Human Evolution
(In co-sponsorship with the Department of Anthropology)
 
March 3, 2017
Dr. Tania Lombrozo 
Department of Psychology
University of California, Berkeley
Explanation: the Good, the Bad, & the Beautiful
 
January 27, 2017
Dr. Clifford Saron  
Center for Mind and Brain
University of California, Davis
Toward Contemplative Science: Issues, Models and Findings in the Scientific Investigation of Contemplative Practice
 
December 2, 2016
Dr. Abigail A. Marsh  
Department of Psychology
Georgetown University
The Altrustic Brain
 
September 23, 2016
Dr. Daniel C. Dennett  
Department of Philosophy
Tufts University
From Bacteria to Bach and Back
 
September 9, 2016
Dr. Barry E. Stein  
Department of Neurobiology and Anatomy
Wake Forest University School of Medicine
Multisensory Integration in the Brain
 
April 22, 2016
Dr. Michael S.A. Graziano  
Departments of Psychology and Neuroscience
Princeton University
Consciousness and the Social Brain
 
April 21, 2016
Dr. Leah Krubitzer
Department of Psychology
University of California, Davis
Cortical Plasticity within and Across Lifetimes