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Presidential Scholars Research Symposium: 2nd-Year Presentations

February 10, 2020
4:30 PM - 6:30 PM
Jerome L. Greene Science Center, 3227 Broadway, New York, NY 10027 (Lecture Hall, 9th Floor)

The Presidential Scholars Research Symposium will feature presentations from two Presidential Scholars, Julia Hyland Bruno and Clare McCormack, and their faculty mentors. The speakers will discuss their current cross-disciplinary research and findings. 

Speaker:

Julia Hyland Bruno
Presidential Scholar in Society and Neuroscience, Columbia University

Avian Improvisation: Agentic Vocal Learning and Flexibility in Songbird Social Interactions

Respondents:

  • Peter Bearman, Jonathan R. Cole Professor of Sociology, President of the American Assembly, Columbia University
  • George Lewis, Edwin H. Case Professor of Music, Columbia University

Speaker:

Clare McCormack
Presidential Scholar in Society and Neuroscience, Columbia University

Trauma and the Transition to Motherhood: Integrating Narratives and Neuroscience

Respondents:

Moderator:

Christopher Peacocke
Johnsonian Professor of Philosophy and Interim Chair of Presidential Scholars in Society and Neuroscience, Columbia University

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

Please contact presidentialscholars@columbia.edu with any questions.

Julia Hyland Bruno, Presidential Scholar in Society and Neuroscience, Columbia University

Clare McCormack, Presidential Scholar in Society and Neuroscience, Columbia University