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Live webcast today: 'Does the college experience damage your brain?'
by GGN staff reporter

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Fairfield, United States
18 March 2005

LIVE WEBCAST Friday, March 18 at 10-12 noon: 'Does the college experience damage your brain?'

Academic pressures, poor diet, binge drinking, sleep deprivation, and substance abuse are facts of life at nearly all colleges and universities.

Learn about recent brain research that documents how the college experience can take a terrible toll on a student's brain—and what can be done to reverse this damage and develop the total potential of the brain. The live webcast will originate from the Center for Brain, Consciousness, and Cognition at Maharishi University of Management.


Welcome - John Hagelin, PhD, Director of the Institute for Science, Technology, and Public Policy, Maharishi University of Management

'The Brain During Stress' - Alarik Arenander, PhD, Director, Brain Research Institute, Maharishi University of Management

'New Neuroimaging Research: Are All Meditation Techniques the Same?' - Andrew Newberg, MD, Director of Clinical Nuclear Medicine, University of Pennsylvania

'The Brain Integration Report Card: Brain Markers of Increased Integration in Daily Life as a Result of Regular TM Practice' - Fred Travis, PhD, Director, Center for Brain, Consciousness, and Cognition, Maharishi University of Management

'Neurophysiology of Higher States of Consciousness' - Keith Wallace, PhD, Chair of the Department of Physiology and Health, Maharishi University of Management

'What is the Transcendental Meditation Technique?' - Dr Bevan Morris, President, Maharishi University of Management

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The next Visitors Weekend will take place at Maharishi University of Management on April 8-11.

Meet students and faculty, tour the campus, and learn how Consciousness-Based education enlivens the total brain potential of the student. See  to apply for the Visitors Weekend, or call 800-369-6480.

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