Psychological and Brain Sciences Open House

Friday, November 3, 2023 4:00pm to 6:30pm

students use EEG cap to look at brain waves on computer screen

Friday, November 3 | 4:00 – 6:30 PM

4:00 - 4:30 PM - Faculty Meet & Greet
4:30 - 6:30 PM - Open House

Put on your thinking caps and come over to the labs of Tobin Hall to meet faculty and students and learn about research programs that hold the promise of making revolutionary advancements!

Participate in demonstrations showcasing innovative technology while exploring the wide range of research performed in psychological and brain sciences.

All are welcome. No cost to attend. Light refreshments will be served.  

Visit the psychological and brain sciences Facebook event page for the latest event updates. 

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Tobin Hall
135 Hicks Way
Amherst, MA 01003
Directions

Check out the latest Open House labs:

▪ Cognition Across Development (CAD) Lab
Principal Investigator: Tara Mandalaywala
Room 301F
Area: Developmental Science
Activity: A Kid's Eye View of the Social World
https://www.thecadlab.org/

▪ Cognitive & Developmental Neuroscience (CoDeNeuro) Lab
Principal Investigator: Joonkoo Park
Room 305
Area: Developmental Science
Activity: Investigating the Meaning of Number Words
http://www.codeneuro.net/

▪ Visual Cognition and Attention Lab
Principal Investigator: Kyle Cave
Room 206
Area: Cognition and Cognitive Neuroscience
Activity: Eyetracking Demo
https://blogs.umass.edu/vcalab

▪ Work and Family Transitions Project
Principal Investigator: Maureen Perry-Jenkins
Room 604
Area: Clinical Psychology
Activity: Assessing Mental Health Outcomes
https://blogs.umass.edu/wftp

▪ Clinical Affective Science Lab (CASL)
Principal Investigator: Katherine Dixon-Gordon
Room 303G, I, and K
Area: Clinical Psychology
http://www.caslumass.com/

▪ Behavioral Neuroscience Interactive Demos
Featuring faculty members Joe Bergan and Matt Davidson with doctoral graduate students Natalie Bourdon and Sarah Dickinson 
Room 423
Activities: Backyard Brains Equipment Demo, Hidden Flavors of Miracle Berries
Behavioral Neuroscience Homepage

See the full list of Homecoming 2023 events
 

Research Area: 

Behavioral Neuroscience
Clinical Psychology
Cognition and Cognitive Neuroscience
Developmental Science
Social Psychology