Tri-C Westshore Campus Celebrates the Year of the Brain

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The Cuyahoga Community College Westshore Campus announces an ongoing lecture series on the brain for the 2013-14 academic year.

 

The Westshore Campus will host a conversational brown bag lunch series, as well as an evening interactive lecture series. Please note some lunch series conversations will occur at Corporate College West.

 

The lunchtime lecture series is based on the Charlie Rose: The Brain Series, which began airing on PBS in 2009. TheBrain Seriesis a multi-part programhosted by Nobel laureate Eric Kandel, M.D., which explores the final frontier of neuroscience research examining current advances in brain science.

 

The evening lecture series will focus on a variety of brain-related topics. The sessions will include panel discussions with topic experts, interactive activities, games and demonstrations.

2013 Dates*

     

Date

Event

Time

Location

Wed., Sept. 11 Brain Evening Series:

“Your Brain at Westshore”

7-8:30 p.m. Westshore Campus
Thurs., Sept. 12 Brain Brown Bag Lunch Series:

“Great Mysteries of the Brain”

1-2 p.m. Westshore Campus
Thurs., Sept. 26 Brain Brown Bag Lunch Series:

“The Creative Brain”

1-2 p.m. Corporate College West
Thurs., Oct. 3 Brain Brown Bag Lunch Series:

“Post-traumatic Stress”

1-2 p.m. Westshore Campus
Wed., Oct. 9 Brain Evening Series:

“Mysteries of the Brain”

7-8:30 p.m. Westshore Campus
Thurs., Oct. 17 Brain Brown Bag Lunch Series:

“The Aging Brain”

1-2 p.m. Corporate College West
Thurs., Nov. 7 Brain Brown Bag Lunch Series:

“Disorder of Motor Neurons”

1-2 p.m. Westshore Campus
Wed., Nov. 13 Brain Evening Series:

“The Post-traumatic Brain”

7-8:30 p.m. Westshore Campus
Thurs., Nov. 21 Brain Brown Bag Lunch Series:

“The Mentally Ill Brain”

1-2 p.m. Corporate College West
Wed., Dec. 11 Brain Evening Series:

“The Calm Brain: Science of Relaxation”

7-8:30 p.m. Westshore Campus

2014 Dates

     
Date Event Time Location
Thurs., Feb. 6 Brain Brown Bag Lunch Series:

“Consciousness”

1-2 p.m. Westshore Campus
Wed., Feb. 12 Brain Evening Series:

“The Brain in Love”

7-8:30 p.m. Westshore Campus
Thurs., Feb. 20 Brain Brown Bag Lunch Series:

“The Emotional and Vulnerable Brain”

1-2 p.m. Corporate College West
Thurs., March 6 Brain Brown Bag Lunch Series:

“Autism”

1-2 p.m. Westshore Campus
Wed., March 12 Brain Evening Series:

“Food for Thought”

7-8:30 p.m. Westshore Campus
Thurs., March 20 Brain Brown Bag Lunch Series:

“Schizophrenia”

1-2 p.m. Corporate College West
Wed., April 9 Brain Evening Series:

“What are you Thinking?”

7-8:30 p.m. Westshore Campus
Thurs., April 10 Brain Brown Bag Lunch Series:

“The Developing Brain”

1-2 p.m. Westshore Campus
Thurs., April 24 Brown Bag Lunch Series:

“The Perceiving Brain”

1-2 p.m. Corporate College West
Wed., May 14 Brain Evening Series:

“The Creative Brain”

7-8:30 p.m. Westshore Campus

*Dates and topics subject to change.

 

The Westshore Campus is located at 31001 Clemens Road, Westlake, OH 44145.

Corporate College West is located at 25425 Center Ridge Road, Westlake, OH 44145 (corner of Columbia and Center Ridge roads).

 

Join the conversation as we discuss TheBrain Series and catch a glimpse into the next great frontier in science.

 

For additional information or schedule updates, visit www.tri-c.edu/YearoftheBrain.

 

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