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. 

Fall 2021 Events

Complex Systems and the Limits of Cognitive Science: Why the Replication Problem is Here to Stay

September 29, 2pm
Jobst Landgrebe
Director, Cognotekt

Understanding the contributions of linguistic style and sequence probabilities to lexical choice

October 13, 2pm
Cassandra Jacobs
Assistant Professor, Department of Linguistics, University at Buffalo

The effects of continuous oromotor activity on speech motor learning: Speech biomechanics and neurophysiologic correlates

October 27, 2pm
Kaila Stipancic
Postdoctoral Research Associate, Department of Communicative Disorders and Sciences, University at Buffalo

Exploring abstraction, imitation, and causal learning across development and across species

November 10th, 2pm

Speaker: Daphna Buchsbaum
Assistant Professor, Cognitive , Linguistic, & Psychological Sciences, Brown University

When listening to language is hard

November 17th, 2pm

Speaker: Rochelle Newman
Professor, Department of Hearing and Speech Sciences, University of Maryland

Exploring gesture as a dialogic resource in STEM education

December 1st, 2pm

Speaker: Virginia Flood
Assistant Professor, Department of Learning and Instruction, University at Buffalo