Current Events

Neuroscience-related events at Trinity College and the surrounding region. 

All Trinity events are open to the entire community.  Scroll for links to regional seminar series.

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September 2014

Tuesday, September 16th
 Common Hour 12:15 - 1:15
"Neurobiology of Addiction"
Joseph Schroeder, PhD
Connecticut College
Mather Terrace Room B

Tuesday, September 30th
Common Hour 12:15 - 1:30
 "A Bantam Goes Berserk, My Journey Through Mental Illness, Recovery and Work in the Mental Health Field"
Richard Weingarten '68
Forward Spiral Associated, New Haven, CT
Mather Washington Room 

October, 2014

Thursday, October 2nd
 Common Hour 12:15 pm-1:15
Neuroscience Senior Thesis Proposals
Life Science Center Room 134 

Tuesday, October 7th
Common Hour 12:15 - 1:15
Neuroscience Senior Thesis Proposals
Life Science Center Room 134

Tuesday, October 21st
 Common Hour 12:15 - 1:15
“From Blood to Brain: Adult Neurogenesis Depends on the Immune System”
Barbara Beltz, Ph.D.
Wellesley College
Mather Terrace Room B

November, 2014

Tuesday, November 4th
Joint Nu Rho Psi (Neuroscience National Honor Society) and Psi Chi (Psychology National Honor Society) Induction Ceremony
Faculty Club
4:15 - 6:00

Tuesday, November 11th
Common Hour 12:15 - 1:15
"Using virtual reality to examine how context contributes to overdose and relapse"

Robert Astur, Ph.D.
University of Connecticut Health Center
Mather Terrace Room B
Thursday, November 13th
"Language in Body & Mind in Autism Spetcrum Disorders"
Inge-Marie Eigsti
University of Connecticut, Storrs
Mather Terrace Rooms