Press Release Archive: August 2015

August 7, 2015 | Dr. Ron Frostig has received a prestigious grant from the Leducq Foundation.
Leducq is a French foundation dedicated to funding internationally collaborative research in cardiovascular and neurovascular disease. Read More

August 7, 2015 | Dr. Michael Yassa has been nominated to receive the prestigious Excellence in Teaching
Dr. Yassa has been nominated by student members of the National Society of Leadership and Success to receive the prestigious Excellence in Teaching award, a Read More

August 7, 2015 | Graduate Student Minhan Dinh has been selected the 2015-2016 Pedagogical Fellows Program
NB&B graduate student Minhan Dinh has been selected the 2015-2016 Pedagogical Fellows Program (UCI Teaching, Learning & Technology Center). The Pedagogical Fellows Program is sponsored Read More

August 6, 2015 | Dr. Kim Green, 2015 Golden Apple Award Winner
Dr. Kim Green, Assistant Professor of Neurobiology and Behavior, has been awarded the 2015 Golden Apple Award by the Ayala School of Biological Sciences. The Read More

August 6, 2015 | 2015 Ayala School Monument Unveiling
The Francisco J. Ayala School of Biological Sciences monument on the corner of Bison and W. Peltason was unveiled on June 10th during a ceremony Read More

August 6, 2015 | Neurobiologist Christie Fowler wins prestigious Avenir Award for research on nicotine addiction
Christie Fowler, UCI assistant professor of neurobiology & behavior, is one of six scientists to receive Avenir Awards from the National Institute on Drug Abuse Read More

August 6, 2015 | UCI Doctoral Graduate publishes in Journal of Neuroscience
Rachel Rice, Ph.D., recent graduate from the Ayala School of Biological Sciences in Assistant Professor Kim Green’s lab in the department of Neurobiology and Behavior, Read More

August 6, 2015 | Professor R. Michael Mulligan Reappointed as Associate Dean of Graduate Studies
Professor R. Michael Mulligan, in the department of Developmental and Cell Biology, has been reappointed as Associate Dean of Graduate Studies for an additional five-year Read More

August 6, 2015 | Crossed Wires- Dr. Cahill
From similar sets of neuroimaging data, researchers are reaching different conclusions about whether brain wiring differs between men and women. In a brain-imaging study published in Read More

August 6, 2015 | The People Who Can Perfectly Remember Every Single Day of Their Lives-Dr. McGaugh
We all have moments when our memory fails us. It gets to Monday morning and we can't tell a coworker where we were Friday night, Read More