Due to issues reserving the facilities, the brain slicing event will be moved to June. The exact date will be announced later. Sorry about this.
On Saturday the 7th of November 2015, it finally happened: our very own Brain and Cognitive Sciences Alumni Network was founded. After an inspiring talk by Gerdi Verbeet, who argued for a stronger civil society as a defense against radicalism… Continue Reading
Congratulations to Marloes and Tobio for winning the annual Beta Break quiz! What an incredible performance!
Congratulations to Esther Visser for the astonishing achievement of winning the Darwin prize for the best biology MSc thesis of the year 2015 in the Netherlands! The award was announced during the National Congress for Biology Students, where she successfully… Continue Reading
The Dutch broadcasting organization NOS attended the symposium on psychedelic drugs in science and medicine. Although the symposium is rather meagerly mentioned as ‘a symposium at the University of Amsterdam’ at the very bottom, the content of our symposium made… Continue Reading
The slides of the presentations of internshit and internquest can be found below: InternShit: Sven Merrit Miriam Ana InternQuest: Umberto Olcese: 1. Audio-visual integration in neocortical circuits; and 2. Brain-state dependency of neuronal dynamics. Under supervision of Umberto Olcese (UvA-page),… Continue Reading
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After 50 years of prohibition, psychedelic drugs are making a comeback in science and medicine. On the 30th of October, four scientists from the pioneering labs of David Nutt and Tomas Palenicek will present their cutting edge work from the… Continue Reading
Always thought about who the people are behind the fabulous newsletters, amazing yearbook or popular social events? This year is your chance to be part of it: we are looking for new committee members! Are you interested? You can ask… Continue Reading
Have you ever thought about taking courses or doing your internship in Germany? You can find more information about studies, internships or research at the website of the Duitslanddesk. The Duitslanddesk also provides funding twice a year: the DIA-stipendium. Their… Continue Reading