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Sackler Brain Bench: Adult Learning Salons

Four Mondays, April 28, May 5, 12, 19

Plastic gears of various sizes, shapes, and colors form the shape of a human brain.

In this intimate, salon-style setting, you will be able to probe the science behind how our brain shapes who we are. Go on an in-depth journey through the brain’s architecture and biology and find out how it influences our personalities, emotions, and behavior. Each session will be led by an expert, helping you critically examine the relationship between your personal experiences and current neuroscience research.

Sessions by Date:

Monday, April 28

Brain Power and the Other 90 Percent: Do We Really Only Use 10 Percent of Our Brains?

Monday, May 5

Beyond Left-Brain, Right-Brain: How Does Your Brain Shape Your Personality?

Monday, May 12

What Are Emotions?

Monday, May 19

Sex Differences in the Brain: Male, Female—or Fiction?