News

May 4, 2018
Post-Baccalaureate training opportunity

Oregon Health & Science University is offering a new neuroscience post-baccalaureate training opportunity which will begin September 2018. We are currently recruiting applicants through June 1, 2018. Please see the attached flyer for more details. The program is specifically for individuals from NIH underrepresented groups.

William Yakah:  Connecting the Dots
March 1, 2018
William Yakah: Connecting the Dots

William is a junior majoring in neuroscience and is a College of Natural Science Dean's Research Scholar. Yakah is an international student who hails from Accra, Ghana.

February 2, 2018
University Undergraduate Research and Arts Forum

The Undergraduate Research Office sponsors several workshops this semester aimed at helping students prepare for UURAF or other conference presentations.

Call for undergraduate research papers
September 28, 2017
Call for undergraduate research papers

The Undergraduate Research Journal of Psychology at UCLA is now accepting submissions of original undergraduate research papers to be published for its Spring 2018 issue.

Audrianna St. Germain:  A lust for learning
September 28, 2017
Audrianna St. Germain: A lust for learning

St. Germain is a senior majoring in neuroscience and physiology.  She is a Beckman Scholar and was the 2016-2017 College of Natural Science Deans Research Scholar. 

Emily Steffke:  Piecing it all together
September 6, 2017
Emily Steffke: Piecing it all together

Steffke is a junior majoring in neuroscience and English. She is a College of Natural Science Deans Research Scholar and a member of the Honors College.

March 6, 2017
Sophomore awarded the national Presidential Volunteer Service Award

Congratulations to Audrey Drotos of St. Joseph, a sophomore majoring in neuroscience and music for completing over 175 hours of volunteer service during the 2015-16 academic year.

January 16, 2017
Undergraduate Research December Newsletter

Summer Research Deadlines Approaching; 2017 UURAF Information; Amgen Scholars; & Spring 2017 Workshops

Improving electrical communication with the brain
May 18, 2016
Improving electrical communication with the brain

Erin Purcell, PhD, received a R21 grant from the National Institutes of Health (NIH) to explore why devices implanted in the brain lose their efficacy over time.

UURAF Registration open until February 19
February 8, 2016
UURAF Registration open until February 19

Registration is now open for UURAF, the University Undergraduate Research and Arts Forum. Students need to register by Friday, February 19 at 11:59 PM. 

Design the 2016 Neuroscience Program Outreach T-shirt!
December 10, 2015
Design the 2016 Neuroscience Program Outreach T-shirt!

Design the 2016 Neuroscience Program Outreach T-shirt!

November 16, 2015
Undergraduate Research Assistant Position

Undergraduate Research Assistant Position in the Center for Ethics and Humanities in the Life Sciences

November 9, 2015
Neuroscience Club Outreach at Physiology Understanding Day

The Neuroscience Club Outreach Committee made a lasting impact on the young science community in early November at Lansing Impression 5 Museum’s “Physiology Understanding (PhUn) Day”. 

Neuroscience Clubs to Host Research Forum
September 18, 2015
Neuroscience Clubs to Host Research Forum

The Neuroscience Club will be hosting an undergraduate research forum on September 30, 2015 at 5:30pm in the BPS atrium. Undergraduates will present research conducted over the summer.

Neuroscience Club participates in MST@MSU Summer Camp
July 27, 2015
Neuroscience Club participates in MST@MSU Summer Camp

The Neuroscience Club organized a day of neuroscience outreach activities as part of the Physiology Department's MST@MSU summer camp. 

Mina Hirzel Awarded Prestigious Baggett Fellowship
May 26, 2015
Mina Hirzel Awarded Prestigious Baggett Fellowship

Mina Hirzel, an Honors College senior, majoring in linguistics and neuroscience, has been awarded a prestigious Baggett Fellowship

Graduating Senior Award Winners
May 8, 2015
Graduating Senior Award Winners

Spring 2015 graduating award winners

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.