URI Brain Fair

March 16, 2019 @ 10:00 am – 2:00 pm
Avedisian Hall, URI
College of Pharmacy
7 Greenhouse Rd, Kingston, RI 02881
URI Ryan Institute for Neuroscience
URI Brain Fair @ Avedisian Hall, URI | South Kingstown | Rhode Island | United States

The third annual URI Brain Fair is a free event for all ages to learn about your amazing brain and how you can keep it healthy, with nearly thirty interactive learning stations, plus talks, giveaways, and special events — including a mid-day brain circus with Marvelous Marvin.

Meet the machine-learning robots of the URI Artificial Intelligence Lab

Learn about balance during a simulated surfing activity

No hands! Control a game or type words by using your mind

Learn science-based ways to your brain healthy

Discover the brain benefits of de-stressing through deep breathing techniques or a visit with Phantom the Therapy Dog

Learn the science behind optical illusions and motor learning

Get a close-up glimpse of your brain cells through a microscope

Watch your brain waves in action with EEG technology

Experience “dementia” during a guided simulation

Get a brain boost from craft-making activities, including origami folding and dream-catching

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