ESP Biography

MARIYA GUSMAN, MIT junior; likes brains, teaching

Major: Brain and Cognitive Sciences

College/Employer: MIT

Year of Graduation: Not available.

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Brief Biographical Sketch:

I major in brain and cognitive science because I'm amazed by the complexity of what we know as the mind. I am especially interested in neuropharmacology. Last year, I designed and taught an undergraduate seminar, "Exploring Pharmacology," for ESG. I'll be basing my Splash class on the most interesting topics from this seminar.

Past Classes

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Exploring Pharmacology in SPLASH (2007)
People take drugs. They take drugs that make their noses stop running and drugs that make them see crazy colors. ...