Neuroscience Discussion Addresses ‘Diversity and Your Brain’
Date of Event: November 10, 2008
Posted: November 3, 2008 / Last Updated: November 4, 2008
Neuroscience Education Research at Denison (NERD) will hold a community discussion titled “Diversity and Your Brain,” at 7 p.m. on Monday, Nov. 10, in the Burton D. Morgan Center lecture hall (150 Ridge Road). The event is free and open to the public.
The discussion will address recent neuroscience research from Harvard University that shows how brain activity changes when we think about others who are similar to versus dissimilar from ourselves. The discussion is inspired by this year’s Urbanscapes theme and the Department of Communication’s series on community.
The forum is sponsored by the Denison chapter of Sigma Xi, a national scientific research society.
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CALENDAR LISTING: Denison University, Granville — “Diversity and Your Brain” discussion at 7 p.m. on Mon., Nov. 10, in the Burton D. Morgan Center lecture hall (150 Ridge Road). Free and open to the public. For more information contact 740-587-5782.
Denison University, founded in 1831, is an independent, residential liberal arts institution located in Granville, Ohio. A highly selective college enrolling 2,100 full-time undergraduate students from all 50 states and dozens of foreign countries, Denison is a place where innovative faculty and motivated students collaborate in rigorous scholarship, civic engagement and the cultivation of independent thinking.
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