Carnegie Mellon Children's School's Annual Family Festival To Be "Bird Bonanza"
"Bird Bonanza" will help the students and their families learn about and meet different specimens of birds. An arts and craft section will allow the students to make their own bird creations to take home. The event will take place between 4:30 and 6:30 p.m., Thursday, March 6 at Margaret Morrison Carnegie Hall on CMU's Pittsburgh campus.
Marlene Behrmann To Receive Cowan Professorship in Cognitive Neuroscience
Behrmann is widely considered to be one of the most foremost experts in the cognitive neuroscience of visual perception. She will officially receive the Cowan Professorship at a ceremony from 4-6 p.m., Wednesday, March 5 in CMU's Alumni Concert Hall in the College of Fine Arts Building. A panel discussion will follow.
Michael F. Scheier Recognized For Two Top-Cited Psychology Papers
Scheier is a leading researcher in the field of health psychology, particularly in the exploration of optimism's influence on health outcomes.
BBC program broadcasts a mindreading demo from CMU Psychology