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Recent Lab News

Sept. 2015: Welcome to the new undergraduate researchers Josh, Thomas, and Maddy!

Aug. 2015: The lab receives funding from the National Science Foundation for 2 proposals to study 1) multimodal social signals and 2) neural mecahanisms of maternal care (in collaboration with S. Renn, Reed College).

Aug. 2015: Congrats to Julie for having her first paper accepted by Journal of Experimental Biology!

Aug. 2015: Welcome to new PhD student Whitney Walkowski and new Research Associate David Roberts!

July 2015: Kara and Charles present their HHMI research projects at the LSU SURF symposium - Great job!

June 2015: Danielle successfully defends her Master's Thesis - congrats!  Julie is off to spend 8 weeks at the Neural Systems & Behavior course in Woods Hole.

May 2015: Congrats to the graduating seniors Lloyd and Haley!

Apr. 2015: Check out the pubs page for some recent papers. Undergrad researcher Daniel Vilchez joins the team - Welcome!

Mar. 2015: Congrats to Charles & Kara for being accepted to the LSU-HHMI Research Program!

Feb. 2015: Julie has been selected to attend the 2015 Neural Systems & Behavior course at MBL!  Danielle has been accepted to the PhD program at University of Mississippi Medical Center. Congratulations!



































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Neural Mechanisms of Behavior • Hormones and Sensory Processing • Sensory, Behavioral and Neural Plasticity

Last updated: 9/10/2015