Entries by Constance Cummings

Emory-Tibet Partnership Reaches a Milestone!

CMB co-director Carol Worthman and colleagues celebrate completion of the roll-out phase for incorporation of science into the Tibetan Buddhist monastic curriculum (presented to the Dalai Lama on 12/14, along with seven neuroscience books/primers we published).

SFI Complex Systems Summer School (Interdisciplinary)

I am posting this course in case a closer look at complex system dynamics is of interest: The SFI Complex Systems Summer School (CSSS) offers an intensive 4-week introduction to complex behavior in mathematical, physical, living, and social systems. Lectures are taught by the faculty of the Santa Fe Institute (SFI) and other leading educators […]

Results of First Round of Funding for CMB Research Network

We are delighted to report the results of our first round of funding for the Culture, Mind, and Brain Research Network. Overall, the proposals reflected a wide range of interests, issues, and concerns! We awarded grants for two cutting-edge workshops: “Dignity, Self-Concept & Psychosocial Health” (Suparna Choudhury; co-hosted by Unicef), will explore the concept of […]