Events

Past Event

Presidential Scholars Research Symposium

February 12, 2018
4:15 PM - 6:15 PM
Jerome L. Greene Science Center, 3227 Broadway, New York, NY 10027

This event will include presentations from several of our Presidential Scholars in Society and Neuroscience and their mentors, who will discuss their current cross-disciplinary research and findings. The Research Symposium will provide a platform for the Presidential Scholars to demonstrate what interdisciplinary research looks like in practice.

Speakers:
Matteo Farinella, 2016 Presidential Scholar
Are Science Comics Worth a Thousand Words?
Respondents: Marguerite Holloway (Journalism), Barbara Tversky (Psychology and Education)

Nori Jacoby, 2016 Presidential Scholar
Around the World in 30 Beats: A Global Survey of Rhythm Representations
Respondents: Ana Maria Ochoa (Music), Sarah Woolley (Psychology)

Lan A. Li, 2016 Presidential Scholar
Dirty Lines: A Comparative History of Physiology
Respondent: Kathryn Tabb (Philosophy)

Moderator:
Pamela Smith, Seth Low Professor of History, Director of the Center for Science and Society, and Chair of Presidential Scholars in Society and Neuroscience

Please note, this event is open to Columbia University affiliates with a valid University ID and their guests only. Registration is required.

Please contact presidentialscholars@columbia.edu with any questions.

Matteo Farinella, Presidential Scholar in Society and Neuroscience, Columbia University

Lan Li, Presidential Scholar in Society and Neuroscience, Columbia University

Nori Jacoby, Presidential Scholar in Society and Neuroscience, Columbia University