Congratulations, Neuroscience Graduates Fall 2016

The Neuroscience Institute would like to congratulate its undergraduate and Masters students on the day of graduation, Fall 2016:

Lauren Aiani, Imon Allen, Mariam Chaudry, Philip Crumbley, Julia Dave, Cody Davis, Emily Eastland, Adam Fakhri, John Fendt, Mercedes Hodges, Asia Rose Johnson, Lindsay Kadjidja Akessi, Srilaxmi Kishor, tsegamlak mengistu, Maryana Mokrynska, Dusty Moon, Sierra Rackley,… more »


Brains & Behavior Scholar Jenna Harris Wins First Place at ACSfN Poster Palooza

An exciting collaboration of individuals and organizations made the night possible:

Emory University Psychology Department Georgia Tech Neural Engineering Center / GT Neuro Neuroscience Institute at GSU The Center for Behavioral Neuroscience The Center for Translational Social Neuroscience

Poster Award Winners: First Place – Jenna Harris, GSU Second Place – Alexandra Castillo-Ruiz, GSU Third Place… more »

Brains & Behavior Alzheimer’s Memory Walk Team Raises Funds & Awareness

The Brains & Behavior Alzheimer’s Memory Walk Team did an incredible job for its 7th year in a row as a team. Acquiring a solid team of over 30 walkers, this year’s Brains & Behavior team raised funds tipping over $1500! With NGSA co-president Katie Partrick at the head of this year’s team, this annual philanthropic event was a… more »


Spring B&B Potential Magazine is Now Available!

We are excited to announce the Spring 2016 Potential Magazine is now out!

This issue features

Faculty & Student Spotlights An Op-Ed by Biology grad student Richard Campbell Cover Story exploring the Neuroscience Institute’s role in Community Education Upcoming Events (Including Retreat details & an upcoming professional development workshop)

Click here to dive right in!

2016 Recruitment

A special thanks goes out to all of the NI staff, faculty, and graduate students who helped make 2016 Recruitment a successful event!  On Friday, February 5th, the NI invited 17 student recruits for an action-packed day filled with faculty interviews, facility and campus tours, and a closing dinner and poster session.  We hosted a… more »

Undergraduates Present Research at Neurolab 3010 Poster Session

Each semester, 3010 Neuroscience students come together over a potluck lunch to present their semester long research projects at a Poster Session. Faculty, staff, postdocs, undergraduates, and graduate students of the Neuroscience Institute come to support these undergraduates at the session. This year, as the class continues to expand, the session was broken apart into two separate… more »

B&B Fellow Hillary Doyle wins 1st place at the ACSfN poster session

From the desk of Larry Young, Ph.D. ~President of the Atlanta Chapter of the Society for Neuroscience (ACSfN)~

ACSfN would like to congratulate the winners of the poster contest.  The winners were:

1st Place:  Hillary Doyle, Graduate Student, Anne Murphy’s Lab, GSU

2nd Place:  James Burkett, Graduate Student, Larry Young’s Lab, Emory

3rd Place:  Vitaly Ryu, Postdoctoral Fellow, Tim… more »