University of Pittsburgh

Spotlight Session 3

We're Only Human
9:00 a.m., Thursday, 8 October
Room 532

This session offered as a part of Pitt’s Year of the Humanities.

Moderator

Susan M. Meyer, PhD

Presentations

Is Morality Universal?
Edouard Machery, PhD

Why We Say “Dude,” “Yinz,” and “Dahntahn” and Other Mysteries of Human Language
Scott F. Kiesling, PhD

Capturing the Circuitry that Underlies Odor Learning
Anne-Marie Oswald, PhD

A Matter of Life and Death: How Society and Technology Shape Our Choices
Japa Pallikkathayil, PhD