April 5, 2017
The Semel Institute for Neuroscience and Human Behavior at UCLA
Co-Chairs: Rikki Gordon, Bruce Hammer, Rini Kraus, Anu Leemann
The Blue Ribbon partnered with The Music Center’s Leadership Council to host an intellectual evening at The Semel Institute for Neuroscience and Human Behavior at UCLA. Blue Ribbon President, Jill Baldauf, and MCLC President, Art Kraus, welcomed guests to the forum and introduced the artists and presenters of the evening. Presentations by Dr. Robert Bilder, Dr. Susan Bookheimer, Dr. Peter Charles Whybrow, Dalida Arakelian, and Spotlight alumni pianist Luca Mendoza and soprano Amanda Anderson explored the important influence of the arts and creativity on the brain.