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  • From January 1, 2018
  • To April 12, 2023

MindCORE is offering a series of programming tutorials via Zoom for all Penn affiliates, including students, faculty, and staff.   This course is for anyone seeking to learn or sharpen their knowledge of computer programming. We cover important concepts often missed or poorly understood, to develop an intuitive understanding for why programming is the way […]

SCEW Seminar: Kevin Hong

October 15, 2021
9:30 AM - 10:30 AM

Kevin Hong Department of Human Evolutionary Biology Harvard University   via Zoom   The Cognitive and Cultural Foundation of Ineffective Technologies in Human Societies   Why do humans engage in ineffective technological practices such as magic and divination? In this talk, I lay out a research program for understanding the persistence of such practices from […]

GRASP SFI: Ana-Andreea Stoica

October 20, 2021
3:00 PM - 4:00 PM

*This is a HYBRID Event in-person attendance in Levine 307 virtual attendance via Zoom here: https://upenn.zoom.us/j/96752545230?pwd=QmdzUFZQT2FtRGJzMGFSdVp1eGRLUT09   Ana-Andreea Stoica Columbia University   Diversity and Inequality in Social Networks   Online social networks often mirror inequality in real-world networks, from historical prejudice, economic or social factors. Such disparities are often picked up and amplified by algorithms that […]

Raymond Duch Co-founder and Director, Centre for Experimental Social Sciences (CESS) University of Oxford   Title forthcoming   Everyone is welcome to attend and can register here: http://bit.ly/nobectalks   NoBeC (Norms and Behavioral Change) Talks showcase interdisciplinary early career and senior researchers working on norms and behavioral change around the world. Organized by the Penn Center […]