Tuesday, November 14, 2017 2 p.m. to 3 p.m.

We would like to cordially invite students interested in pursuing graduate school to attend the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) Visit on Tuesday, November 14th.  The Diversity Coordinator for the MIT The Center for Brains, Minds and Machines (CBMM), Dr. Mandana Sassanfar, will be talking with students about the opportunities for summer opportunities and graduate education available at MIT in the Departments of Biology, and Brain and Cognitive Sciences at MIT.

Dr. Mandana Sassanfar is a Lecturer in Biology and the Director of Diversity and Science Outreach in the the Departments of Biology, and Brain and Cognitive Sciences at MIT. She holds a B.S. and M.S. degrees in Biochemistry from the University of Pierre et Marie Curie and a Ph.D. in Biochemistry from Cornell University.

Majors that would benefit from this workshop include:

  • Psychology (Cognitive Psychology/Cognitive Psychology)
  • Computer Science/Engineering (Artificial Intelligence Interest)
  • Mathematics (Artificial Intelligence Interests)
  • Biology
  • Chemistry
  • Biomedical Engineering
  • Other majors interested in Artificial Intelligence


Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) Presentation
Dr. Mandana Sassanfar

Tuesday, November 14th

2:00 PM – 3:00 PM

SU223, Cedar Key Meeting Room



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