Current Events

Regular colloquia are Wednesdays, 2:00 P.M. –  4:00 P.M., in 280 Park Hall (unless otherwise noted), North Campus, and are open to the public. To receive email announcements of each event, please subscribe to one of our mailing lists by clicking the link  that best describes you: studentUB Faculty and Staff, or Non-UB Cognitive Scientist. You can also subscribe to our calendar.

Background readings for each lecture are available to UB faculty and students on UB Learns. To access, please log in to UB Learns and select "Center for Cognitive Science" → "Course Documents" → "Background Readings for (Semester/Year)." If you are affiliated with UB and do not have access to the UBLearns website, please contact Eduardo Mercado III, director of the Center for Cognitive Science. 

Spring 2023 Events

Center for Cognitive Science Plenary Meeting

February 8

Second verse, same as the first: Learning abstract concepts through repetition

February 22
Eduardo Mercado III
Professor, Department of Psychology, University at Buffalo, SUNY

Person-centric Similarity

March 1
Kenny Joseph
Assistant Professor, Department of Computer Science and Engineering, University at Buffalo, SUNY


March 15
Kristina Deroy Milvae
Assistant Professor, Department of Communicative Disorders and Sciences, University at Buffalo, SUNY


April 5
Tara Deemyad
Research Assistant Professor, Department of Otolaryngology, Johns Hopkins University


April 19
Matthew Wisniewski
Assistant Professor, Department of Psychological Sciences, Kansas State University