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Spring 2010

Date Event Event Information
February 1
Monday
Departmental Brown Bag Talk Speaker: Emily Bushnell
Title: "Playing fetch: How infants solve perceptual-motor problems"
Speaker:
Matthew Murphy
Title: "Lateral and Frontal Visual Fields in Pigeons"
Time & Location: 12:00-1:00pm, The Kreplick Conference Room, Psychology Department, 490 Boston Ave. 
February 12
Friday
CBS Series Speaker: Prof. Paul Bloom, Yale University
Title: "But is it art? A case-study in the cognitive science of pleasure."
Time & Location: 4:00 p.m., The Kreplick Conference Room, 490 Boston Ave.
February 19
Friday
Diversity Science Series Speaker: Dr. Amy Cuddy, Harvard Business School
Title: "Just because I'm nice, don't assume I'm dumb: Outcomes of warmth and competence judgments in social perception"
Time & Location: Friday 2/19, 4:00 p.m., Terrace Room, Paige Hall
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February 26
Friday
  Speaker: Ray Jackendoff
Title: "A Domain-General Approach to Ellipsis"
Time & Location: 4:00 p.m., Kreplick Conference Room, Psychology Department, 490 Boston Ave.
March 1
Monday
  Speaker: Holly Taylor
Title: Uphill both directions: Biases in route selection
Speaker: Heather Urry
Title: Varieties of Emotion-Regulatory Experience
Time & Location: 12:00 noon, Kreplick Conference Room, Psychology Department, 490 Boston Ave.
March 29
Monday
  Brown Bag Talk
Speaker:
Bailey Bonura
Title: Remembering "Where" is easier than "What": A Comparison of Spatial Working Memory and Metacognition in Older & Younger Adults
Time & Location: 12:00 noon, Kreplick Conference Room, Psychology Department, 490 Boston Ave.
April 2
Friday
Diversity Science Series Speaker: Dr. Tiffany Ito, Department of Psychology, University of Colorado
Title: Social Neuroscience and Person Perception: New Insights on Categorization, Prejudice, and Stereotyping
Time & Location: Friday 4/2, 4:00 p.m., Crane Room, Paige Hall
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April 9
Friday
CBS Series Speaker: Randy Buckner
Title: "Explorations of the Large-Scale Architecture of the Human Brain"
Time & Location: 4:00 p.m; Kreplick Conference Room, Psychology Dept., 490 Boston Ave.

Dr. Bruckner is a Professor of Psychology and Neuroscience, at Harvard University and is also Director of the Psychiatric Neuroimaging Research Program, Massachusetts General Hospital.
April 26
Monday
Diversity Science Series Speaker: Dr. Cheryl Kaiser, Department of Psychology, University of Washington
Title: "Group Identification and Experiencing Discrimination: Implications for Diversity Practices" bridges social cognition with cognitive and applied psychology."
Time & Location: Monday, April 26, 10:30 a.m., The Kreplick Conference Room, Psychology Dept, 490 Boston Ave, Medford
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April 30
Friday
CBS Series

Speaker: Renee Baillargeon, University of Illinois
Title: "Psychological Reasoning in Infancy"
Time & Location: Friday, April 30, 4:00 p.m., The Kreplick Conference Room, Psychology Dept, 490 Boston Ave., Medford