CNLM Ambassadors Panel: Sleep to feel, to think and to remember

Tuesday, April 13, 2021 | 6:00 – 7:00pm We spend nearly one-third of our lives asleep. Despite its universal nature and apparent necessity, why we sleep remains largely a mystery. Sleep to feel, to think, and to remember is a virtual panel discussion featuring three UCI experts studying how sleep affects our emotions and the…

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Elena Dominguez with young brain scientists during BlackinNeuro week

CNLM Graduate Students Launch International #BlackInNeuroWeek – Begins July 27 Graduate students Angeline Dukes and Elena Dominguez pose together at a CNLM event. When graduate students Angeline Dukes and Elena Dominguez started their doctoral careers, they found themselves as the only two Black people in their department. Coming to UCI, they knew they would face…

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Children’s Hospital Orange County (CHOC) Medical Intelligence and Innovation Institute (MI3) summer interns participate in UCI neuroscience panel - image of electrode demonstration on Zoom call; Orange County neuroscience research

Each year, we host the Children’s Hospital Orange County (CHOC) Medical Intelligence and Innovation Institute (MI3) summer interns at the UCI CNLM for hands-on neuroscience demonstrations, lab tours and neuroscience career panels. This year the interns visited virtually from the comfort of their homes! A group of 9 CNLM Ambassadors led by the K-12 Programming committee chairs…

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Dismantling Stystemic Racism in Stem Virtual Town Hall

Dear Friends, Following on my message sent yesterday, we are beginning to brainstorm ways to take action and develop concrete plans to eliminate systemic racism on our campus and in our scientific community. On Wednesday, June 10th, the Center for the Neurobiology of Learning and Memory is joining the call to #ShutDownSTEM! We urge our colleagues to stop…

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CNLM Awards Presented

Congratulations to the 2020 CNLM Junior Scholar Award Recipients Join us on May 20 from 4-6 p.m. for the Virtual 2020 Young Scholars Award Ceremony. Each award recipient will share a 2-minute elevator pitch and answer questions about their research. Undergraduate Student Awards CAROL BECKER MCGAUGH AWARD Jeanine Sandra Esteban (Advisor: Dr. Stephen Mahler) “Exploring…

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Young Scholars Award Recipient, Angeline Dukes

2020 CNLM Young Scholar Virtual Award Ceremony You are invited to the 2020 CNLM Young Scholar Virtual Award Ceremony. Each year, the CNLM offers awards to exceptional postdoctoral researchers, graduate trainees, and undergraduates students. Awardees will be presented with a plaque and $1,000 stipend and will be invited to present their work in brief elevator pitch format to…

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