Upcoming Talks

Septembef 10, 2015 - Muen E214

Dave Sherwood

Department of Integrative Physiology

University of Colorado, Boulder

"The focus of attention in bimanual aiming movements."

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Septembef 3, 2015 - Muen E214

Donna Caccamise

Associate Director, Institute of Cognitive Science

University of Colorado, Boulder

"An integrated reading and science curriculum to help struggling readers in middle school."

 

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Healy/Bourne Lab

 

Recent Center Talks

 

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June 7-8, 2014

A Festschrift in Honor of

Alice F. Healy

College Professor of Distinction

University of Colorado, Boulder

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Thursday, January 30, 2014 - 12:00-1:00, Muenzinger E214

David E. Sherwood

Department of Integrative Physiology

"Judging joint angles and movement outcome: Shifting the focus of attention in dart-throwing."

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Thursday, September 19, 2013 - 12:00-1:00 Muenzinger E214

Benjamin Clegg

Colorado State University

"Serious efforts to reduce cognitive bias through video game based training."

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Thursday, February 7, 2013 - 12:00-1:00 Muenzinger E214

Keith Lohse

University of British Columbia

"Video games and rehabilitation: Using design principles to enhance patient engagement."

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Thursday, January 31, 2013 - 12:00-1:00 Muenzinger E214

Gary McClelland

University of Coloraro, Boulder

"Everything you every wanted to know about power but were afraid to ask: A unified and simplified approach to power analysis for linear models."

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Thursday, January 24, 2013 - 12:00-1:00 Muenzinger E214

Robert Lindsey, Michael Mozer, and Harold Pashler

University of Colorado

"Discovering optimal training policies: A new experimental paradigm."

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Thursday, October 18, 2012 - 12:00-1:00 Muenzinger E214

Alaa Ahmed

Department of Integrative Physiology,

University of Colorado

"Beyond efficiency and accuracy: What drives motor learning?"

Co-sponsored by the Institute of Cognitive Science and the Department of Psychology and Neuroscience

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Thursday, August 16, 2012 - 12:00-1:00 PM, Muenzinger E214

Susan Chipman

"Knowledge Integration: Marcia Linn's Approach to Improving Math and Science Instruction"

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Thursday, April 5, 2012 - 12:30-1:30 PM, Muenzinger E214

Erica L. Wohldmann

California State University, Northridge

"Examining the Relationship Between Knowing and Doing: Nutrition Training for Improving Food Choices"

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Friday, February 10, 2012 - 12:00-2:00 PM, Muenzinger D428

Alice F. Healy

University of Colorado

Erica L. Wohldmann

California State University, Northridge

"Specificity and Transfer of Learning"

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Thursday, September 22, 2011 - 12:00-2:00 PM, Muenzinger E214

Sean H. K. Kang

Post-doctoral Research Scholar, University of California, San Diego

"Enhancing Learning through Testing: New Findings"

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Thursday, February 17, 2011 - 12:00-1:00, Muenzinger D428

Alice Healy

University of Colorado

"Principles of Training "

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Thursday, February 10, 2011- 12:00-1:00, Muenzinger E214

Christopher Wickens

University of Colorado & Alion Science and Technology Corporation

"Training Strategies and Their Attention Demands: A Meta-analysis Approach "

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Thursday, February 3, 2011- 12:00-1:00, Muenzinger E214

Michael Mozer

University of Colorado

"Exploiting spacing effects for practical benefit: The Colorado optimized language training (COLT) project"

(Robert Lindsey, Michael Mozer, Harold Pashler)

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The Third Annual

Center for Research on Training Lecture

Thursday, February 18, 2010 - 12:00-1:00 Muenzinger E214

Immanuel Barshi

National Aernautics and Space Administration

"Training for the real world: Pilots, astronauts, and the rest of us."

Co-sponsored by the Institute of Cognitive Science and the Department of Psychology and Neuroscience

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Thursday, January 29, 2009 - 12:00-1:00 Muenzinger E214

Tom Landauer

University of Colorado and Pearson Knowledge Technologies

"A potpourri of computational models and their applications:

The size of memory, the spacing of practice, LSA, automated knowledge assessment."

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Wednesday, December 3, 2008 - 12:00-1:00 Muenzinger D428

Sona Dimidjian

University of Colorado, Clinical Psychology Program

 

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Wednesday, November 5, 2008 - 12:00-1:00 Muenzinger D428

Peter Polson

University of Colorado, Psychology

"Predicting training time for tasks performed using computers:

A summary of 25 years of research"

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Wednesday, September 17, 2008 - 12:00-1:00 Muenzinger D428

David Sherwood

University of Colorado, Integrative Physiology

"Does order matter? Contextual interference effects in rapid movement sequences"

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Thursday, May 20, 2008 - 12:00-1:00 Muenzinger D428

Susan Chipman

University of Colorado, formerly with the Office of Naval Research

"A visit to the sausage factory: Some realities of military training"

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The Second Annual

Center for Research on Training Lecture

Co-sponsored by

The Institute for Cognitive Science

 

Friday, March 14, 2008 - 12:30pm, Muenzinger D428

Mark McDaniel

Washington University

"Improving student training: Importing basic memory principles into the classroom"

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College of Arts and Sciences

Professor of Distinction Reception

 

The 2007 Professors of Distinction present brief lectures on their areas of expertise.

Wolf Law School, Room 207

University of Colorado, Boulder

Monday, December 3, 2007 - 5:30 PM to 7:30 PM

Professor Alice Healy, Department of Psychology

“Training Optimization: Learning, Retention, and Transfer of Knowledge and Skills”

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Thursday, October 11, 2007 - 12:00-1:00 Muenzinger D428

Mike Mozer

University of Colorado

"Experience Guided Search: A rational theory of attentional control"

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Thursday, September 13, 2007 - 12:00-1:00 Muenzinger D428

Chris Wickens

University of Colorado

"Modeling Visual Attention in Real World Environments"

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Monday, June 11, 2007 - 11:00-12:00 Muenzinger E214

Ken Hammond

University of Colorado

"Cognitive Psychology's Unfinished Task: Resolving the struggle between claims for and against rationality"

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Monday, February 5, 2007 - 11:00-11:50 am Muenzinger E214

Dave Sherwood

Department of Integrative Physiology, University of Colorado

"Making movements different: Sources of interference in rapid aiming movements"

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Monday, January 29, 2007 - 10:50-11:50 am Muenzinger E214

Peter Foltz

Department of Psychology, University of Colorado

"Automated modeling of team performance through communication analysis"

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The First Annual

Center for Research on Training Lecture

Monday, Octobrer 9, 2006, 4pm

Christopher D. Wickens

Adjunct Profeccor of Psychology, University of Colorado and

Professor Emeritus, University of Illinois

"Psychological principles of training and transfer: Training strategies and measurement"