HASS Events

 

Archive 2009 Fall

Bram van Heuveln, Minds and Machines
Sage 4101
September 2, 2009 12:00 PM - 1:30 PM
Nicholas Cassimatis, Asst. Prof, CogSci
Sage 4101
September 9, 2009 12:00 PM - 1:30 PM
Title:  Dealing with difficult language with reasoned unification Event Details
Deborah McGuinness, Sr. Constellation Prof of Tetherless World
Sage 4101
September 16, 2009 12:00 PM - 1:30 PM
Title:  Ontologies are Everywhere - Now What?Event Details
itsnotyouitsme
West Hall Auditorium, RPI Campus
September 16, 2009 7:30 PM - 10:00 PM
Experimental/rock band featuring composer, singer, and multi-instrumentalist Caleb Burhans and guitarist Grey McMurrayEvent Details
2009 HASS Welcome Cruise
Cpt. J.P. II Cruise Lines
September 20, 2009 5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Acting Dean, Wayne D. Gray invites the new and returning HASS faculty, Staff, and students aboard the Cpt. J.P. II Cruise Lines on Sunday, September 20th.Event Details
Stellan Ohlsson, University of Illinois at Chicago
Sage 4101
September 23, 2009 12:00 PM - 1:30 PM
Title:  The Nine Modes Theory of Cognitive Skill Acquisition Event Details
Language, Literature, and Communication Fall Speakers Series
4711 Sage Labs
September 23, 2009 12:30 PM - 1:30 PM
June Deery, Jan Fernheimer, and Nathan Freier speaking on the State of Academe. Event Details
Student Presentations
Sage 4101
September 30, 2009 12:00 PM - 1:30 PM
How to give conference presentations
Sage 5711
September 30, 2009 12:30 PM - 2:00 PM
Ned Woodhouse, RPI
Event Details
Bram van Heuveln
Sage 4101
October 7, 2009 12:00 PM - 1:30 PM
How to read for exams
Sage 5711
October 7, 2009 12:30 PM - 2:00 PM
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Professor Selmer Bringsjord, Chair, Dept of Cognitive Science
Sage 4101
October 14, 2009 12:00 PM - 1:30 PM
  Toward a Formal Definition of Evil (in Support of Compelling Digital Characters like E and Arnie) Event Details
How to write literature reviews for dissertation

October 14, 2009 12:30 PM - 2:00 PM
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Xiadan Yan/ Jon Matthis; Graduate Students
Sage 4101
October 21, 2009 12:00 PM - 1:30 PM
Language, Literature, and Communication Fall Speakers Series
4711 Sage Labs
October 21, 2009 12:30 PM - 1:30 PM
Merrill Whitburn and Michael Halloran will discuss academic resume building. Event Details
Pamela Z
West Hall Auditorium, RPI Campus
October 21, 2009 7:30 PM - 10:00 PM
A concert of solo works for voice, electronics, and video.
photo credit: Donald Swearingen
Event Details
Wayne Gray, Acting Dean, HASS
Sage 4101
October 28, 2009 12:00 PM - 1:30 PM
Title:   Implications of William James' Specious Present for Cognitive Engineering Why Suboptimal Performance Results when Human Systems Violate the Design Assumptions of NatureEvent Details
Andrew Elliot, University of Rochester
Sage 4101
November 4, 2009 12:00 PM - 1:30 PM
How Hippies Saved Physics
Sage 5711
November 4, 2009 12:30 PM - 2:00 PM
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Event Details
David Kaiser, MIT
5711 Sage Labs
November 4, 2009 12:30 PM - 1:30 PM
Sponsored by the Department of Science and Technology Studies Department. Event Details
Technology, Craft, and Culture
Sage 3303
November 5, 2009 4:15 PM - 6:00 PM
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Technology, Craft, and Culture
3303 Sage Labs
November 5, 2009 4:15 PM - 5:15 PM
Sponsored by the Department of Science and Technology Studies.Event Details
Yili Liu, University of Michigan
Sage 4101
November 11, 2009 12:00 PM - 1:30 PM
A Queueing Network Theory of Mental ArchitectureEvent Details
Wild Combination: A Portrait of Arthur Russell
West Hall Auditorium, RPI Campus
November 11, 2009 8:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Matt Wolf, director, will present and screen this amazing film!Event Details
Michel Brudzinski/ Graduate Students
Sage 4101
November 18, 2009 12:00 PM - 1:30 PM
Title: The role of contextual task cues in the cognitive control of multitasking behavior Event Details
Language, Literature, and Communication Fall Speakers Series
4711 Sage Labs
November 18, 2009 12:30 PM - 1:30 PM
Mia Consalvo, author of Cheating (MIT Press) and president of the Association of Internet Researchers. Event Details
Knowledge in Science and Engineering Education
Sage 5711
November 25, 2009 12:30 PM - 2:00 PM
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Mia Consalvo
Sage 3303
December 2, 2009 11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Western Otaku: Games Crossing Cultures," a presentation by Mia Consalvo, MIT visiting faculty in new media and video games studies.Event Details
Matthew Botvinick, Princeton
Sage 4101
December 2, 2009 12:00 PM - 1:30 PM
Title:  Cognitive and neural foundations of goal-directed decision making: An integrative frameworkEvent Details
Visiting Scholar presents research on biofuels
Sage 5711
December 2, 2009 12:30 PM - 2:00 PM
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Speculative Technologies Research 2009
West Hall Gallery, Room 111
December 3, 2009 5:00 PM - December 10, 2009
The Contemporary Conflict Institute's inaugural holiday gala and exhibition.Event Details
Gabe Diaz, Graduate Student
Sage 4101
December 9, 2009 12:00 PM - 1:30 PM
All Of The Above
West Hall, on the campus of RPI
December 13, 2009 5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
An offbeat artistic integrated electronic arts show!Event Details
Material Witness
Albany International Airport Gallery, 3rd Floor
December 19, 2009 7:00 AM - June 20, 2010
As an introductory exercise, Rensselaer students entering their first year of architectural education are challenged to imagine new spatial and structural possibilities in found, discarded or recycled materialEvent Details