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Mackenzie Thibault presents at Vanderbilt
April 27, 2015
Mackenzie Thibault presents at Vanderbilt

Senior Mackenzie Thibault was recently invited to present her research at Vanderbilt University.

Hannah Batchelor Dan Bolin Award Winner
April 21, 2015
Hannah Batchelor Dan Bolin Award Winner

Junior Hannah Batchelor is the winner of the Dan Bolin Undergraduate Student Award from the College of Natural Science.

2015 UURAF Section Winners
April 20, 2015
2015 UURAF Section Winners

Congratulations to the undergraduate Neuroscience majors that took first place in their sections at the annual University Undergraduate Research and Arts Forum.

Ashley Hannah Sanderlin King Chavez Parks Future Faculty Fellowship Recipient
April 15, 2015
Ashley Hannah Sanderlin King Chavez Parks Future Faculty Fellowship Recipient

Ashley Hannah Sanderlin, a graduate student in Dr. Andrea Bozoki's lab, is a recipient of the 2015 King Chavez Parks Future Faculty Fellowship

Nicole Polinski Selected as SFN Early Career Policy Fellow
April 7, 2015
Nicole Polinski Selected as SFN Early Career Policy Fellow

Nicole Polinski, a graduate student in Caryl Sortwell's lab, has been selected as one of 10 fellows in the 2015 Society for Neuroscience’s (SfN) Early Career Policy Fellows Program

2015 Neuroscience Fair Huge Success
March 27, 2015
2015 Neuroscience Fair Huge Success

Over 500 children and adults attended the Michigan State University Neuroscience Program’s annual Neuroscience Fair on March 21, 2015.

Gulbransen Wins Senior Research Award
March 5, 2015
Gulbransen Wins Senior Research Award

Dr. Brian Gulbransen, an Assistant Professor in the Neuroscience Program and Department of Physiology, was recently awarded a Crohn's & Colitis Foundation of America’s (CCFA) Senior Research Award.

Apryl Pooley speaking at TedxMSU
February 27, 2015
Apryl Pooley speaking at TedxMSU

Apryl Pooley, a graduate student in the Jordan-Breedlove lab, has been selected as a speaker at the TedxMSU event on March 4.

Dr. Cabrera scheduled to present at 2016-2017 Bioethics Brownbag & Webinar Series

Dr. Laura Y. Cabrera is scheduled to present the 2016-2017 Bioethics Brownbag & Webinar Series on February 15, 2017.

New discovery deepens understanding of brain's sensory circuitry
New discovery deepens understanding of brain's sensory circuitry

Neuroscientists have studied neural structures called “mouse whisker barrels” for nearly 50 years because they provide an exemplary physiological model of how the mammalian brain receives sensory information