2nd Annual Robert B. Glassman Memorial Brain, Mind, and Behavior Symposium
The Brain Awareness Week Faculty/Student Symposium was renamed the Robert B. Glassman Memorial Brain, Mind, and Behavior Symposium in 2013 in honor of the late Professor of Psychology Robert Glassman, who played a leading role in developing Lake Forest’s popular neuroscience major.
5:30-6:45 pm : Undergraduate Research Poster Session in the Center for Chicago Programs and the first floor of Johnson Science Center. Enjoy the Chicago Society for Neuroscience reception. Read the project abstracts here.
6:45-8:30 pm : Faculty and Alumni Presentations in McCormick Auditorium.
Memoir: Professor Lois Barr (Modern Languages)
“Dementia to the rescue”
Law: Professor Jed Stone (Politics and Legal studies)
“Sleight of mind, magic, law, and brain”
Biology: Professor Jason Pitt (Biology)
“Superglue-How glial cells promote brain function”
Religion: Professor Ben Zeller (Religion)
“From LSD to the God helmet: Religion and the Brain”
Psychology: Dr. Jill Glassman (Prevention Science, ETR)
“Lying about sex in early adolescence: Cause and consequence”
Center for Chicago Programs, McCormick Auditorium