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  • Anna Schapiro
    Fri, Sep 09
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    Sep 09, 4:00 PM
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    Learning representations of specifics and generalities over time
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  • David Badre
    Fri, Jul 29
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    Jul 29, 4:00 PM
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    Title: On Task: How Our Brains Get Things Done
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  • Chris Summerfield
    Fri, May 13
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    May 13, 4:00 PM
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    Title: What are we liiiiiiiiike? https://psyarxiv.com/rxf7e/ https://arxiv.org/abs/2004.07580
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  • Gul Deniz Salali
    Fri, Apr 29
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    Apr 29, 4:00 PM
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    Title: Cumulative knowledge in hunter gatherers
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  • Sara Mednick
    Fri, Apr 15
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    Apr 15, 4:00 PM
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    The Power Of The Downstate https://www.saramednick.com/
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  • Oriel FeldmanHall
    Fri, Apr 08
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  • Nathaniel Daw
    Fri, Mar 18
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    Mar 18, 4:00 PM
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    Title: Thinking the right thoughts Background reading: https://www.princeton.edu/~ndaw/d18.pdf #LearningSalon
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  • Jessica Flack
    Fri, Mar 11
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    Mar 11, 4:00 PM
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    Title: Micro to Macro in information processing systems: how far down do we need to go? #LearningSalon
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  • Evelina Fedorenko
    Fri, Feb 25
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    Feb 25, 4:00 PM
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    The human language system in the mind and brain https://evlab.mit.edu/assets/papers/Fedorenko_%26_Varley_2016_ANYAS.pdf https://www.biorxiv.org/content/10.1101/2020.06.26.174482v3
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  • Fiery Cushman
    Fri, Feb 11
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    Feb 11, 4:00 PM
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    Title: Punishment as Communication Background Reading: https://psyarxiv.com/wf3tz/download?format=pdf https://compass.onlinelibrary.wiley.com/doi/pdf/10.1111/phc3.12192?casa_token=l__cCY-tJMIAAAAA%3A23X5iT6CnCcZxTd90etFdj9_57vVwLIYZfVwGPAW3aGCCqN6vTUsZXWCSQx4rS1WCW8NZzxb-qwqpsY #LearningSalon
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  • György Buzsaki
    Fri, Jan 28
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    Jan 28, 4:00 PM
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    Title: The Preconfigured Brain #LearningSalon
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  • Marina Bedny
    Fri, Jan 14
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    Jan 14, 4:00 PM
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    Title: The human brain is custom built to learns new tricks: neural adaptation to blindness and programming expertise https://bednylab.com/pubs/TICS.pdf https://bednylab.com/pubs/Liu_etal_Code2020.pdf #LearningSalon
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  • Gina Poe
    Fri, Dec 17
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    Dec 17, 2021, 4:00 PM
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    Cognitive neuroscience of sleep
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  • Steven Piantadosi
    Fri, Dec 10
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    Dec 10, 2021, 4:00 PM
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    Title: Church Encoding as the link between Cognition and Neuroscience Supplementary Reading: http://colala.berkeley.edu/papers/piantadosi2020computational.pdf #LearningSalon
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  • Grace Lindsay
    Fri, Oct 29
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    Oct 29, 2021, 4:00 PM
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    Title: The History of Neuroscience and AI Interaction Supplementary material: Talking Nets: https://mitpress.mit.edu/books/talking-nets Models of the Mind: https://www.amazon.com/Models-Mind-Engineering-Mathematics-Understanding/dp/1472966422 #LearningSalon
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  • Neil Lewis Jr.
    Fri, Aug 13
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    Aug 13, 2021, 4:00 PM
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    What we learn from where we live https://fivethirtyeight.com/features/why-many-americans-dont-see-the-racial-wealth-gap/ #LearningSalon www.crowdcast.io/e/learningsalon
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  • Recap and Panel Discussion
    Fri, Jun 18
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    Jun 18, 2021, 4:00 PM
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    Join us along with previous speakers as we discuss takeaways from our past semester of presentations! #LearningSalon www.crowdcast.io/e/learningsalon
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  • Rosa Cao - Putting representations to use: A philosophical take on representation for neuroscience
    Jun 11, 2021, 4:00 PM
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    https://ruccs.rutgers.edu/images/personal-zenon-pylyshyn/class-info/FP2012/FP2012_readings/Dennett_RealPatterns.pdf https://link.springer.com/article/10.1007/s10539-011-9292-0 http://fdslive.oup.com/www.oup.com/academic/pdf/openaccess/9780198812883.pdf
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