One Day University
Chante Cox-Boyd will be participating in a program called One Day University that is taking place this weekend at the David L. Lawrence Convention Center. (Saturday Oct. 25) . The program selects professors from the top universities in the country to give their best lectures. Selection is based on the popularity of the course and course ratings. Participants have also won teaching awards.
Carnegie Mellon, University of Pittsburgh Celebrate 20 Years of Advancing Brain Research Through Center for the Neural Basis of Cognition
At the end of September, the White House Office of Science and Technology Policy recognized neuroscience research programs at Carnegie Mellon University and the University of Pittsburgh for their support of the federal BRAIN Initiative. Much of what is currently being done by both universities began 20 years ago when the Richard King Mellon Foundation gave a gift of $12 million to launch a collaborative research center focused on neuroscience. The result - the Center for the Neural Basis of Cognition (CNBC) - will celebrate its 20th anniversary Oct. 17-18 with a series of events held on both universities' Pittsburgh campuses.
Data Science on the World Stage
Four Carnegie Mellon University faculty members, including Psychology Professor Marlene Behrmann, take data science to the world stage at the World Economic Forum's Annual Meeting of the New Champions
CMU Launches BrainHub
Coalescing its strengths in computer science, neuroscience, psychology and engineering, Carnegie Mellon University today announced the launch of CMU BrainHub, a new initiative focusing on understanding how the structure and activity of the brain give rise to complex behaviors.