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April 5, 2017 | Faculty Award- Dr. Michael Yassa
    Dr. Michael Yassa, Associate Professor of Neurobiology and Behavior, and director of the Center for the Neurobiology of Learning and Memory, has been awarded Read More

April 5, 2017 | Faculty Award-Dr. Claudia Kawas
Dr. Claudia Kawas, Professor of Neurobiology and Behavior, and Neurology, has been selected as recipient of the 2017 American Academy of Neurology Potamkin Prize Read More

April 5, 2017 | Lessons From the Oldest-Old: The 90+ Study
On February 23rd, the Ayala School of Biological Sciences was honored to have Professor Claudia H. Kawas (Neurobiology and Behavior and Neurology) give an Read More

April 5, 2017 | The People Who Never Forget
James L. McGaugh, Ph.D., has laid the ground work for the study of individuals with a special type of memory known as Highly Superior Read More

April 5, 2017 | Honoring Our Future Innovators
Science, technology, engineering and mathematics (STEM) education has been critical to our nation’s role as a global leader of innovation.  The ARCS Foundation seeks Read More

January 20, 2017 | Dr. Kawas- 60 Minutes’ The Alzheimer’s Laboratory
Professor Claudia H. Kawas (Neurobiology and Behavior), a distinguished clinician scientist, studies Alzheimer’s disease and aging in the oldest old (people over 90 years Read More

December 21, 2016 | Teaching the Principles of Neurobiology
Assistant Teaching Professor Andrea C. Nicholas (Neurobiology and Behavior) is the author of a new series of online learning tutorials published by Garland.  Professor Nicholas’ Read More

December 21, 2016 | 60 minutes-The Alzheimer’s Laboratory
Professor Claudia H. Kawas (Neurobiology and Behavior), a distinguished clinician scientist, studies Alzheimer’s disease and aging in the oldest old (people over 90 years of Read More

December 21, 2016 | When it comes to the Brain, Sex Matters
Professor Larry Cahill (Neurobiology and Behavior) is a distinguished neuroscientist whose research centers on understanding sex influences on nervous system function.  Professor Cahill was selected Read More

December 20, 2016 | Distinguished Faculty Award
Professor Marcelo Wood was honored with the 2016-2017 Distinguished Faculty Award for Teaching. Conferred by the Academic Senate. The award is among the most Read More