NEWS ARTICLES FROM THE NORTHWESTERN COMMUNITY

 

Professor Daniel Dombeck Selected as AT&T Research Fellow
June 29, 2017

Professor Daniel Dombeck selected as AT&T Research Fellow 2017-18 and 2018-19.

Allada Lab's Matthieu Flourakis Wins The Sleep Research Society Foundation's Career Development Award
March 14, 2017

Matthieu Flourakis of Professor Ravi Allada's Lab has been named one of three winners of the SRSF Career Development Award.

Northwestern's amazingly inventive professor Meade
February 17, 2017

Professor Thomas Meade Featured in Crain's: Meade to be inducted into National Academy of Inventors

Northwestern Study Finds Music Education Changes The Teen Brain
January 3, 2017

Northwestern University's Auditory Neuroscience Laboratory published a study regarding music instruction. Music education changes the teenage brain if the subjects participate in the program for at least two years.

Postdoc Mark Howe and Professor Daniel Dombeck's research into dopamine is named #32 of Discover's Top 100 Stories of 2016
December 19, 2016

Northwestern neuroscientist Daniel Dombeck and his team observed dopamine releasing neurons firing when mice received rewards and when they were moving. They found that neurons typically fired during one event or the other, but not both.

Professor Genia Kozorovitskiy recipient of Janett Rosenberg Trubatch Career Development Award
November 7, 2016

Yevgenia Kozorovitskiy Yevgenia Kozorovitskiy, assistant professor of neurobiology, has been awarded the Janett Rosenberg Trubatch Career Development Award from the Society for Neuroscience (SfN).

Professor Klein gives optimistic news towards curing Alzheimer's
November 7, 2016

Neurobiology Professor Bill Klein gives optimistic news towards curing Alzheimer's during a speech at The Merion senior living community

Professor Raman shares her experiences in an essay to eLife
October 19, 2016

Professor Raman shares her experiences in an essay to eLife about her experience as a woman in science.

Two Neurobiology professors are recipients of High-Risk, High-Reward Research Awards from NIH
October 4, 2016

Professor Catherine Woolley and Assistant Professor Tiffany Schmidt are both recipients of the NIH Common Fund's 2016 High-Risk, High-Reward Research Awards.

Neuro Alumni Event: I Majored in Neuroscience, now what?
September 26, 2016

Hear about some of the amazing career fields you can pursue. Our alumni will share their stories and answer your questions.