Our Regular Events

Mind, Technology, & Society (MTS) Talk Series

Our interdisciplinary talk series, funded by a generous gift from Professors Robert Glushko and Pamela Samuelson, brings to UC Merced world class scholars and scientists with research interests related to cognitive science. The series aims to promote cognitive science, and talks are attended by students, faculty, and others in the community. There is no cost to attending the talks and they are open to the general publicClick here for more details.

Distinguished Cognitive Scientist Award and Lecture

With the help of Robert Glushko and Pamela Samuelon, the Cognitive and Information Sciences faculty unit selects one person every year to honor with UC Merced’s Distinguished Cognitive Scientist Award.  The recipient is invited to campus to receive the award, and delivers a broad public talk detailing their influential and groundbreaking research.