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40th Minnesota Symposium on Child Psychology Thursday, October 19, 2017 | 8:30 AM - 6:00 PM

Cowles Auditorium, Hubert Humphrey Center

The Minnesota Symposium on Child Psychology is a biennial meeting on a selected current topic in the study of developmental psychology. For the 2017 symposium, the topic will be Human Communication: Origins, Mechanisms and Functions.

During the event, hear lectures from leading scholars, students, and practitioners in developmental psychology. Topics will include infants' social learning, the plasticity of newborn speech perception, and symbolic systems as explanations of perception.

View a draft program schedule.

All lectures are free and open to the public. No CE credits are given for these events.

Please RSVP to Delores Mordorski: or 612-624-0317