The wandering mind: Exploring the cognitive, neural and applied consequences of boredomExport this event to calendar

Saturday, October 17, 2015 — 10:00 AM to 5:00 PM EDT

bored child at deskWhat is boredom?  Why does the mind wander?  What does boredom look like in the brain?  How can we eliminate boredom in the classroom?

The Department of Psychology presents a one-day session with visiting speakers including:

  • Wijnand Van Tilburg (University of South Hampton)
  • Andreas Elpidorou (University of Louisville)
  • Kalina Christoff (UBC)
  • Sidney D’Mello (Notre Dame)

For more information, please contact the Department of Psychology.

Location 
QNC - Quantum Nano Centre
room 1506
200 University Avenue West

Waterloo, ON N2L 3G1
Canada

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