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Professor Examines Generation of Consciousness

Stella Lentzou, Kisha Kalra, Josh Goldenberg and Deniz Bingul (all ’18) have been working with Prof. Dash.

By CAROLINE JASCHKE

November 15, 2017

Professor Mike Dash of the psychology department explores the question, how does the brain generate our consciousness? He studies this difficult concept by examining learning and memory in rats, observing how the coordinated activities of groups of neurons affect cognition and the brain. “As these g...

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