The Ever Present Past: A Conversation with Jill Price

Wednesday, November 8, 2023 - 12:00pm to 1:30pm

Whitsett Room | 451 Sierra Hall

Light refreshments will be served at this event.


Jill Price: The woman who can't forget, event flyer


The College of Social and Behavioral Sciences is proud to present our Fall 2023 Sierra Series Event with special guest, Jill Price, the woman who can't forget. Price is the first scientifically documented case of Highly Superior Autobiographical Memory (HSAM). HSAM is extraordinarily rare, as of 2021 only 62 people in the world have been diagnosed with the condition.

Requesting Accommodations

Communication services (sign language interpreters, note takers, real-time captionists, or assistive listening devices) are available for this event. Requests for services must be submitted at least five (5) working days in advance. Please contact Jackie Edwards at (818)-677-4035 or via email at

Learn more about Jill Price and HSAM

Blessed and Cursed by an Extraordinary Memory (Source: NPR)

Total Recall: The people that never forget (Source: The Guardian)

The Downside of Having an Almost Perfect Memory (Source: Time)