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Congratulations to Professor Rae Silver, who has been awarded the prestigious 2015 Daniel S. Lehrman Lifetime Achievement Award by the Society for Behavioral Neuroendocrinology. News
Professor Walter Mischel will present "How Mind and Brain Enable Self-Control: The Marshmallow Test and Beyond at the Stavros Niarchos Foundation's Brain Insight Lecture on Tuesday, May 5th. Register to attend here. News
Columbia News interviewed Professor Valerie Purdie-Vaughns in their February issue. Read the full article here. News
Professor Valerie Purdie-Vaughns was featured on the New York Observer as one of New York City's Top Professors. Click here to read the full article. News
Professor Walter Mischel will appear on Anderson Cooper 360 on December 22nd and 23rd and will be on PBS NewsHour with Paul Soloman on Thursday, January 1st. News
Professor Nim Tottenham has been selected by the American Psychological Association for the 2015 Distinguished Scientific Award for Early Career Contribution to Psychology. News
Congratulations to Professor Nim Tottenham, who has been selected for the Provost's Grants Program for Junior Faculty Who Contribute to the Diversity Goals of the University. The title of her proposal is Critical Periods for Intergenerational Fear Transmission in Humans. News
Professor Valerie Purdie-Vaughns appeared on Tavis Smiley to talk about black male media images and their effect on setereotypes and discrimination in society. Click here to watch the show. News


Colloquium Series

 2014-2015 Schedule

November 5, 2014
Paul Shaw
Washington University,
St. Louis
"Can Sleep Fix a Broken Brain?"
November 12, 2014
Nick Turk-Browne
Princeton University
"Background Interactions Supporting Attention and Perception"
December 3, 2014
Todd Heatherton
Dartmouth College
"Breaking and Building Self-Regulation"
March 4, 2014
Arie Kruglanski
University of Maryland
"The Forces of Cognitive Energetics"
March 11, 2015
Karen Parker
Stanford University
"Translational Social Neuroscience: Animal Models to Patients with Autism"
April 1, 2015
Dacher Keltner
"Evolution of the Sublime: Toward a Science of Awe"
April 15, 2015
John O'Doherty
California Institute of Technology
"The Social Computational Brain: How the Brain Learns From and Makes Inferences About Others"
May 6, 2015
Senior Honors Presentations
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