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We are looking for new motivated M.S. or PhD students to join our team! - to work on neural basis of behaviors and sensory biology. Send letter of interest and CV to kmaruska@lsu.edu

Mar. 2018: Karen M. gives a seminar at LSU Dept. of Comparative Biomedicine at the Vet School. She also receives a faculty award from The Honor Society of Phi Kappa Phi.

Mar. 2018: Julie gives an awesome talk at TEDxLSU!

Mar. 2018: Congrats to undergrad Sarah for receiving an LSU Discover Scholar Award! & to Julie for receiving an Esprit de Femme Student Leadership Award!

Feb. 2018: Karen M. gives a seminar at Indiana University. Julie visits UM-Duluth to conduct experiments with our collaborators in the Mensinger lab. Former LBRN summer student Chris presents his work at LBRN conference.

Feb. 2018: Karen M. receives the mid-career scholar LSU Rainmaker award! Welcome to new undergrad researcher Alabel!

Jan. 2018: The lab attends the SICB meeting in San Francisco - 3 posters & 1 talk. Congrats to Julie for receiving honorable mention in the DNNSB student presentations & to Teisha for winning the DNNSB best student poster!

Dec. 2017: See some of our research highlighted "Inside JEB" and in Research Features Magazine.

Dec. 2017: Congrats to Teisha for receiving a Broadening Participation Travel Award from SICB!











































































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Last updated: 3/13/2018