Talk Shop Spring 2020

All meetings are in Bousfield A106 at 12:20-1:10 on Mondays. Please keep in mind seating, lighting, pacing and slide design concerns regarding accessibility.

Talk Shop Fall 2019

Date Presenter Title Discussant
1/27/2020 Planning Meeting
2/03/2020 Challenge Team Follow up…
2/10/2020 David Saltzman & Sahil Luthra Hannah Morrow
2/17/2020 Ashley Parker Prestin as a marker of inner-ear function: a progress report and look towards the future Meaghan Perdue
2/24/2020 Faculty Data Blitz (Language and Cognition recruiting day)
3/02/2020 Chris Heffner Jason Crutcher
3/09/2020 Rainbow Center The Basics: the LGBTQIA+ Community and the Rainbow Center. This presentation reviews the differences between and meanings of gender identity, gender expression, sex, sexual and romantic orientation. After plenty of time for questions, the presenter will also review UConn and Rainbow Center resources, and some quick-tips for inclusion. Amanda Wadams
3/16/2020 Spring Break no presentation
3/23/2020 Ryan Troha The effects of oxytocin in a novel social learning task in rats and the use of deep learning to analyze behavior
Ruth McLeod
3/30/2020 Nikole Giovannone Hannah Mechtenberg
4/6/2020 Ruth McLeod Effects of caffeine treatment timing, prenatal conditions, and sex on behavioral outcomes in preterm infants Peter Perrino
4/13/2020 Challenge team/research to practice (e.g., clinical, educational) Marie Coppola
4/20/2020 Faculty Data Blitz
4/27/2020 Jason Crutcher What is Hyperlexia and how can it help us understand the development and neuroscience of reading? David Saltzman