Parker H. Petit Institute for Bioengineering and Bioscience, 315 Ferst Dr NW, Atlanta, GA 30332
Mingle with Georgia Tech postdocs as they showcase their research.
Clary Theatre, Student Success Center
Featuring Evelyn Patterson (Vanderbilt University), Starla Hairston-Blanks (Morehouse School of Medicine), and Xochitl Bervera (Racial Justice Action Center)
School of Psychology Colloquium October 11 "Mechanisms of Contextual Memory and Goal-Directed Behavior in Humans"
JS Coon 250
Contextual information plays a critical role in daily life, helping define episodic experience and facilitating the retrieval of goal-relevant memories. Moreover, memory retrieval underlies mental simulation and the planning of future behavior.
Clary Theater, Bill Moore Student Success Center, 225 North Ave. NW, Atlanta, GA 30332
School of Biological Sciences Professor Young-Hui Chang used a comparative approach to explain how flamingos stand on one leg. The research can have applications in improving the performance of prosthesis users, railroad workers, and even athletes.