News & Events

MBB Poster Showcase

April 23, 2018

4:00-6:00 PM
William James Hall Library (33 Kirkland Street, Cambridge).

Come see and hear about the exciting work being done by our postdoctoral fellows and students at the 2018 MBB POSTER SHOWCASE!

Food and drinks will be provided. All are invited.

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MBB Young Investigator Series: Clinical Psychology

April 12, 2018

The Harvard Mind Brain Behavior Interfaculty Initiative’s Young Investigator Series is hosting an upcoming speaker event on Thursday, April 12, at 5:30pm in the Richard B. Simches Research Building at Massachusetts General Hospital. This event’s talks will focus on interdisciplinary topics within clinical psychology – see the attached flyer for details. All fellows, postdocs, residents, and early investigators are welcome to come! Free pizza and refreshments will be served. Please spread the word, and we hope to see you there!

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The Perfect Gift? Unwrapping the Mysteries of Giving and Receiving

March 22, 2018

5:15 - 6:45 PM
Wexner 436 (Harvard Kennedy School)
79 John F. Kennedy Street, Cambridge

Gift giving is an ancient custom, but modern science and philosophy are only just beginning to shape our understanding of what it means to give. Come hear our expert panelists as they discuss the psychosocial and biological underpinnings behind why we give, illuminate what gifts matter most, and challenge our conceptions on what gifts can be.

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You Snooze, You Win: Benefits of Sleep on Memory and Performance

February 15, 2018

5:15 - 6:45 PM
William James Hall, B1
33 Kirkland Street, Cambridge

Sleep, we all know we need it, and most of us have at one time or another felt the consequences of getting too little of it, but WHY? Come and learn from cross disciplinary thought leaders as they discuss the biological and psychological underpinnings of sleep, the effects of too little sleep on cognition and academic performance, and the potential for future technologies to monitor and/or improve sleep quality.

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Graduate Students: Apply to Lead 2017-2018 Undergraduate Thesis Workshops!

August 22, 2017

Graduate students are welcome to apply to help lead MBB’s 2017-2018 undergraduate thesis workshops.

Our thesis program brings together seniors from all MBB tracks who are doing thesis research, to discuss their projects and eventually their findings as well as larger issues of communicating science to various audiences, with an interdisciplinary set of colleagues. MBB has undergraduate tracks in computer science, history and science, human evolutionary biology, linguistics, neurobiology, philosophy, and psychology....

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MBB Poster Showcase

April 24, 2017

4:00-6:00 PM
Northwest Café (52 Oxford Street, Cambridge).

Come see and hear about the exciting work being done by our postdoctoral fellows and students at the 2017 MBB POSTER SHOWCASE!

Food and drinks will be provided. All are invited.