Past Talks (other)
Dr. Edward Slingerland, University of British Columbia and author of Trying Not to Try: The Art and Science ofSpontaneity
Talk Title: Trying Not to Try: Cooperation, Trust and the Paradox of Spontaneity
Tuesday, May 13, 2014, 3:00 - 4:30 p.m.
Room 4043 (Psychology Lounge), Sidney Smith Hall, 100 St. George Street
For more information, contact Sabrina Thai (firstname.lastname@example.org) or Jessica Maxwell (email@example.com)
Lisa Feldman Barrett, PhD, University Distinguished Professor of Psychology, Northeastern University
Talk Title: How Emotions are Made
Wednesday, February 5, 2014, 3:30 pm. sharp
Room SS1069, Sidney Smith Hall, 100 St. George Street
All are welcome. Reception to follow
For further information, contact: Wil Cunningham (416) 978-8810 / firstname.lastname@example.org
Professor Paul Rozin, University of Pennsylvania
Marketing Seminar: Current Misdirections in Psychology, Eating Insects, and Memory for Sequences of Valenced Events
Friday, November 22, 10:30 a.m.-12:00 p.m.
Room 151, Rotman School of Management, 105 St George Street
For further details and information on future seminars please visit http://www.rotman.utoronto.ca/Home/FacultyAndResearch/AcademicAreas/Marketing/AcademicEvents.aspx.
The Happy Movie
A film about happiness and positive psychology. Facilitated discussion follows.
October 8, 2013, 4:30 - 7:30 pm.
Cats Eye, Goldring Student Centre, Victoria College, 120 Charles St. W, St. George Campus
FREE with FREE Refreshments & Popcorn Provided
To learn more and/or to register, go to http://www.studentlife.utoronto.ca/leadership/events/The-Happy-Movie.htm.
The Canadian Society of Chronobiology Conference
The Canadian Society of Chronobiology will be hosting its first ever conference in Toronto from May 24-26th. Dr. Russell Foster from Oxford University will present a free general public lecture entitled "The Rhythms of Life - Body clocks, sleep and health" at Innis College (Town Hall Theatre) on May 24th from 5:00-6:30 PM. All are welcome to attend the free public lecture!
For more information, please contact CSB professor Joel Levine at email@example.com .
Elizabeth Page-Gould, Psychology Department, University of Toronto at Scarborough
Talk Title: Special Workshop: Bayesian Hypothesis Testing
Wednesday, April 10, 2013, from 12:15 PM to 1:30 PM
Room 2106, Sidney Smith Hall, 100 St. George Street
For more information and to RSVP (required)
Dr. Ken Paller, Professor of Psychology, Northwestern University and Director, Cognitive Neuroscience Program and Training Program in the Neuroscience of Human Cognition
Visiting Professor Talk
Title: Hidden Aspects of Human Memory: Implicit Memory and Consolidation during Sleep
Wednesday, March 27, 2013 at 11:00 am
Room 1084, Sidney Smith Hall, 100 St. George Street, Toronto
For further information, contact Claude Alain
Dr. John Vervaeke, Department of Psychology, St. George Campus
Title: Cognitive Processes at Work in Mindfulness Practices Seminar
Thursday, February 7, 2013 from 6:00 to 7:00 pm, South Dining Room, Hart House, University of Toronto
For more information and to RSVP, go to http://harthouse.ca/2013/01/30/recreational-athletics-committee-blog-post/
Dr. Meetu Khosla, Associate Professor of Psychology, University of Delhi
Visiting Professor Talk
Title: Understanding Emotions from a Spiritual and Cultured Perspective: Implications for Well-Being
Wednesday, December 5, 2012 at 3:30 pm
Psychology Lounge, Room 4043, Sidney Smith Hall, 100 St. George Street, Toronto
For further information, contact Morris Moscovitch (416) 978-7815
MA Thesis Day - Presenting the Research of Psychology MA Students
Thursday, November 29 from 11:00 am to 2:00 pm
List of Presenters
Dr. Douglas Creelman, Professor Emeritus, Psychology Department, University of Toronto
Title: Function and Aesthetics of 19th Century Scientific Apparatus: A Show and Tell
Sunday, November 18, 2012 at 3:00 pm
McLeod Macleod Auditorium, Medical Sciences Building, 1 King's College Circle, Toronto
Presented by the Royal Canadian Institute for the Advancement of Science
Dr. Masami Tatsuno, Assistant Professor, Canadian Centre for Behavioural Neuroscience, University of Lethbridge
Title: Reactivation Dynamics of Multiple Assemblies in Hippocampus and Prefrontal Cortex
Wednesday, January 25, 2012 at 2:00 pm
Psychology Lounge, Room 4043, Sidney Smith Hall, 100 St. George Street