Memory, Time, and the PhD Exit Seminar

Investigating the Role of Hippocampus in Remote Memory Retrieval Monday, August 21, 2017 at 11:00am UC Davis Center for Neuroscience, Room 113 1544 Newton Court (Davis, CA / 95618) Q: What is a PhD Exit Seminar, exactly? A: It’s literally the one last thing...

#SfN16 Socials: The (un)official guide.

First, I’d like to start by saying this was written with first-time SfN-goers in mind, because I know the first time *I* attended SfN, I had no idea that the alphabet went past 26 characters until I walked through the poster aisles (CCC123.43), let alone where...

This one goes out to all my tweeps.

  [originally posted on Authorea]     *for the Reddit/Authorea/Winnower Contest Tied for 1/2nd place w/ “What Lady Gaga didn’t have for lunch” ! I started a Twitter account in 2010, during my first year of graduate school, because I was told I...

It’s been a while…

Guys. I’m realizing since I last published in this space…well, it’s been a while. The last post on here is from last year’s SfN (can you say: #phdlife keepin’ me busy?) and we’re already gearing up for the one in San Diego this...

Each day: Same SFN, different story

I woke up this morning to a dream about someone making me an artisan poptart (this has got to be a real thing in some hipster neighborhood, right?) I believe this was my brain’s way of saying: “hey human, if you’re not going to give me sleep, give me...

SFN 2015: Saturday’s Recap

It’s only been one day and I already have SO much I want to write about. Today, highlights from the sessions. Tomorrow, more in-depth focus on memory engrams. Professional Development – Careers Beyond the Bench:  A book for those considering careers beyond...

SFN, 2015: Chicago Edition.

Hello from the skies! 1 hour and 25 minutes left before touch down at ORD. Then, to a taxi. Then, to the hotel. Then, to sleep. Tomorrow: SFN, 2015. Chicago Edition. I’m excited and honored to be selected as an official blogger for the conference this year....