News & Events

Garrett Lam '16 Awarded Rhodes Scholarship

November 25, 2015

Garrett Lam, a senior in the Neurobiology MBB track, has been selected as a Rhodes Scholar. According to the Harvard Gazette, Garrett plans to study at Oxford's Center for Neuroethics and its Uehiro Center for Practical Ethics before returning to Cambridge to further his interests in brain science and the justice system at Harvard Law School. MBB is happy to join the chorus of congratulations due Garrett for his achievement!

Science, Humanities, and the Human Mind

October 30, 2014

Science, Humanities, and the Human Mind

A conversation between Professor Steven Pinker and Susanna Siegel

Moderated by Professor Anne Harrington

5 pm, Thursday, October 30, 2014  in Emerson 105

Marcus Tenenbaum Discussion VIDEO

April 23, 2014

Wednesday, April 23, @ 5 p.m., Science Center Hall B

Gary Marcus (Psychology, NYU and Joshua Tenenbaum (Brain and Cognitive Sciences MIT) discuss computational modeling of human cognition. Moderated by Susan Carey (Psychology, Harvard).​ 

Seminars in Brain and Behavior

Seminars in Brain and Behavior

July 5, 2013

Professor Ed Kravitz (seen here) will again be organizing the Seminars in Brain and Behavior series for faculty.  The first installment will take place in the fall, check back for details.

Congratulations to the MBB Class of 2013!

May 24, 2013

The Faculty of Arts and Sciences Standing Committee on Mind/Brain/Behavior (MBB) recognized graduating seniors in a ceremony at the Harvard Faculty Club on May 29. Secondary field students had completed interdisciplinary coursework, and track students had completed concentration and interdisciplinary coursework plus a senior honors thesis. The event was hosted by committee co-chair Richard Wrangham, the Ruth B.