CNI seminar: Yaoguang Jiang

January 24, 2023
12:00 PM - 1:15 PM

Yaoguang Jiang Platt Lab University of Pennsylvania   The neural mechanisms of strategic competition: a cross-species comparison   Competitive social interactions, as in chess or poker, often involve multiple moves and countermoves deployed tactically within a broader strategic plan. Such maneuvers are supported by mentalizing or theory-of-mind (ToM)—reasoning about the beliefs, strategic tendencies, and goals […]

This seminar will be held via Zoom. Please join us in the SAIL Room for a pizza lunch and group session, or, to attend remotely please contact us for the Zoom link:   Mariam Aly Department of Psychology Columbia University   How hippocampal memory shapes, and is shaped by, attention   Attention modulates what […]

ILST seminar: Gesoel Mendes

January 27, 2023
1:30 PM - 3:00 PM

Gesoel Mendes Department of Linguistics University of Pennsylvania   Movement in syntax: a view from the Mayan languages   Natural languages show “movement effects”, where a syntactic constituent seems to be understood in more than one position, for example as the object of a verb like ‘see’ and as the question word at the beginning […]

We will also stream this seminar via Zoom. For the link, contact us:   Dylan Gee Departments of Psychology and Psychiatry Yale University   Early Experiences and Brain Development: Leveraging Developmental Neuroscience to Promote Youth Mental Health   Early adversity is a potent risk factor for the onset and exacerbation of psychopathology. Delineating neurobiological processes […]