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Sewanee Psychology and Neuroscience Professor accepted to Social Neuroscience and Neuroeconomics Summer Program

February 24, 2017
Sewanee Professor, Brandy Tiernan, accepted to Social Neuroscience and Neuroeconomics Summer Program

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Brain Awareness Week returns, March 6-10

February 24, 2017
Sewanee Neuroscience Program hosts the second annual Brain Awareness Week.

Neuroscience at Scholarship Sewanee 2016

May 18, 2016
Three posters and one oral presentation at the April 22, 2016 Scholarship Sewanee involved neuroscience research, broadly construed. As befits a liberal arts college, neuroscience minors also participated in four posters in other fields.

Graduation 2016 Recognizes Neuroscience Minors

May 18, 2016
8 students receive either a B.A. or B.S. in a minor in Neuroscience on May 8, 2016

Dr. Brandy Tiernan and Dr. Kate Cammack
Neuroscience Program Hosts First Annual Brain Awareness Week on Campus

May 16, 2016
Dr. Brandy Tiernan and Kate Cammack along with student participation kick off a successful first year

Graduation 2016

May 7, 2016
42 received either a B.A. or B.S. in Psychology on May 8, 2016

Neuroaesthetics research review published in an online journal

September 1, 2015
Thomas McClure ’15 and Assistant Professor Jessica Siegel have published “Neuroaesthetics: An introduction to visual art” in IMPULSE – The Premier Undergraduate Neuroscience Journal, an international online journal.

Elise Kikis To Serve As Interim Chair Of Neuroscience

June 1, 2015
Elise Kikis to serve as interim chair of Neuroscience

Two New Faculty Members To Join The Neuroscience Program in August

June 1, 2015
The Neuroscience Program would like to extend a warm welcome to our newest faculty members Brandy Tiernan and Katharine Seip-Cammack.

Graduation 2015 (and 2014)

May 14, 2015
2 received their B.A. or B.S. with a Neuroscience Minor Field of Study on May 10, 2015; in 2014 the first four individuals received degrees with a Minor in Neuroscience.

Methamphetamine research review published in an online journal

April 28, 2015
Senior Jordan Buck and Assistant Professor Jessica Siegel have published “The effects of adolescent methamphetamine exposure” in Frontiers in Neuroscience.

Neuroscience at Scholarship Sewanee 2015

April 28, 2015
Four of the posters and one oral presentation at the April 24, 2015, Scholarship Sewanee involved neuroscience research, broadly construed. As befits a liberal arts college, neuroscience minors also participated in two posters and one oral presentation in other fields.

Advanced Behavioral Neuroscience Class (PSYC 359)

April 27, 2015
The Advanced Behavioral Neuroscience class (PSYC 359) conducted a study.

Two Students present research at the Society for Neuroscience

November 25, 2014
Neuroscience students Jordan Buck and Alysse Schultheis presented a poster at the Society for Neuroscience Annual Meeting.

Local Fifth-graders hear "Don't Meth With Us"

November 25, 2014
Student Jaclyn Valadka and Professors Siegel and Yu Assist with Methamphetamine Presentation for Area Fifth-Graders

Neuroscience Student Wins First Place for Scholarship Sewanee Poster

June 2, 2014
Neuroscience student Kayla Pelfrey (C'14) won first place for her poster at Scholarship Sewanee

Neuroscience Student Publishes Manuscript

June 2, 2014
Neuroscience student Lauren Joca (C'13) and Dr. Jessica Siegel published a manuscript

PSYC 349 (Drugs & Behavior) Students Present On The Effects Of Alcohol

April 15, 2014
PSYC 349 Students Make Presentation to New Greek Pledges

Neuroscience Student Kayla Pelfrey Presents Poster At SYNAPSE

March 29, 2014
Neuroscience Student Kayla Pelfrey Presents Poster At SYNAPSE

Professors Siegel & Yu Assist With A Presentation For Area Fifth-Graders

November 14, 2013
Neuroscience professors Jessica Siegel and Karen Yu assists with "Don't Meth With Us" presentation for area fifth-graders.

Neuroscience Student Kayla Pelfrey Presents Poster At ACA Summit

October 26, 2013
Neuroscience Student Kayla Pelfrey Presents Poster At the Appalachian College Association (ACA) Summit

Jessica Siegel Named Kennedy Fellow

September 13, 2013
During the College’s Commencement ceremonies in 2013 it was announced that Jessica Siegel has been named the James D. Kennedy III Endowed Faculty Fellow for 2013-2016.

Student-Faculty Research Gets Published

July 25, 2013
Student-Faculty Research Gets Published

Neuroscience Student Wins Awards At Scholarship Sewanee

April 28, 2013
Neuroscience Student Wins Awards At Scholarship Sewanee

Neuroscience At Scholarship Sewanee

April 27, 2013
Neuroscience students participated in Scholarship Sewanee on April 26, 2013 with 2 posters based on neuroscience research.