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Scientific News 2021

May 2021

Anna was awarded the 2021-2022 Dean’s Assistantship Scholarship providing funding to support her senior thesis research project studying the involvement of oxytocin in social play behavior. Congrats to Anna!

May 2021

Christina won another mentor award! She was awarded the 2021 Postdoctoral Excellence in Teaching and/or Mentoring Award. This award is administered and sponsored by the MSU Office of Postdoctoral Affairs, in partnership with the MSU Office of Research and Innovation, and applications are peer-reviewed by postdocs at MSU. Congrats to Christina! To read more about Christina’s mentoring experiences, check out this link.

April 2021

Valerie Khaykin, Navya Kalia, and Elie Huez presented their research projects at the annual University Undergraduate Research and Arts Forum organized by MSU. Watch their presentations on YouTube: Valerie’s Presentation, Navya & Valerie’s Presentation, Elie’s Presentation.

Elie won the first-place award for his research project presentation at the annual University Undergraduate Research and Arts Forum organized by MSU that featured over 500 presentations. Congrats to Elie!

Christina was awarded the student-driven 2021 Undergraduate Supervisor of the Year Award by MSU. This award is presented annually and recognizes undergraduate research supervisors at MSU who have demonstrated an outstanding commitment to mentoring undergraduate researchers. Congrats to Christina!

January 2021

Christina, Jessica, and Katie presented posters at the SfN Global Connectome.