Andy Tan Annenberg School for Communication University of Pennsylvania   Advancing Communication Science to Address Tobacco-Related Health Disparities   Tobacco use is the leading cause of preventable deaths and illnesses in the United States and globally. Sexual, racial, ethnic minorities, young adults, and populations from rural areas and lower socioeconomic positions are disproportionately impacted by […]

Cristina Bicchieri, University of Pennsylvania   Norm Nudging and Social Inferences Click here to join!   Abstract:  Norms and nudges are both popular types of interventions. Recent years have seen the rise of `norm-nudges’ – nudges whose mechanism of action relies on social norms, providing or eliciting social expectations. Norm-nudges can be powerful interventions, but […]

CNS Book Club

February 22, 2021
12:00 PM - 1:15 PM

The February Book Club will focus on Robert Sapolsky’s “Behave: The Biology of Humans at Our Best and Worst”   2/22: Dr. Coren Apicella will lead a discussion on Chapter 10, Evolution of Behavior   Join Here:

CIS Colloquium: Aayush Jain

February 23, 2021
3:00 PM - 4:00 PM

Computer & Information Science (CIS) Colloquia Series: Date: February 23, 2021 Colloquium Speaker: Aayush Jain Org:Computer Science Department, University of California, Los Angeles Talk:“Provably Secure Indistinguishability Obfuscation” Zoom Recording: TBA   CIS talks are held on either Tuesday or Thursday, 3:00PM – 4:00PM unless otherwise noted. A calendar of upcoming CIS events is available here.