7/16, 7pm: Hear Institute's Pier 26 partner/exhibit lead Dr. Stephen Uzzo on "The Extended Brain"

Dr. Stephen Uzzo of New York Hall of Science this Thursday, 7/16, 7 pm, at CEIE

Dr. Stephen Uzzo of New York Hall of Science this Thursday, 7/16, 7 pm, at CEIE

This Thursday, 7/16 at 7 pm, New York Hall of Science V.P. in Science and Technology Dr. Stephen Uzzo will explore how new models for thinking based on emerging understanding of the brain are revolutionizing learning through hands-on science museums, the maker movement and "high-tech play." The event, titled The Extended Brain: How Doing Makes Us Smarter, will take place at the Institute's Center for Environmental Innovation and Education (CEIE) located at 199 Denning's Avenue in Beacon, NY. Online registration is requested. http://ow.ly/Pv4Qb

The New York Hall of Science (NYSCI) is a partner with Clarkson University and Beacon Institute on the development and operation of a new center for learning about the Hudson River estuary that will be located in Hudson River Park on Pier 26 in New York City; Dr. Uzzo is responsible for creating exhibits at the center.