Department Seminars

Spring 2024:

Department Seminars held in A106 Morison Room from 12:30 p.m. - 1:30 p.m., unless otherwise noted.

Date Speaker
January 25, 2024 Sheena Josselyn, The Hospital for Sick Children (SickKids); "Making memories in mice"

February 1, 2024

Damian Elias, UC Berkeley; "Reshaping the study of communication and sexual selection in spiders"
February 22, 2024 Eileen Hebets, University of Nebraska; "Eight-Legged Stories: How arachnid biodiversity can lead to scientific discovery"
February 29, 2024 Cynthia Moss, Johns Hopkins; "What the bat’s voice tells the bat’s brain"

March 1, 2024

G10 Biotech at 4:00pm

Hongkui Zeng, Allen Institute for Brain Science; Life Sciences Lecture Series; "Cell type diversity and organization in the mammalian brain"

March 7, 2024

Sophie Caron, University of Utah; "Talk yeasty to me: dissecting a fly-yeast communication system"
March 14, 2024 Indira Raman, Northwestern University; "Synchrony and synaptic signaling in cerebellar circuits"

March 21, 2024

Markus Meister, Caltech; "Rapid learning of complex tasks: behavior, theory and physiology"

March 28, 2024

Ulises Ricoy, University of Arizona; "Neuroethology & Neurophysiology Culturally Responsive Research and Outreach"
April 4, 2024 Spring Break

April 11, 2024

Catherine Carr, University of Maryland; "evolution of sound localization"

April 25, 2024

Lisa Giocomo, Stanford University, "Learning and adapting the structure of spatial maps"

May 3, 2024

G10 Biotech at 4:00pm

Catherine (Katie) Peichel, University of Bern; Life Sciences Lecture Series, "Replaying the tape of life: how predictable is evolution?"