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Coming soon: ​

Behavioral Neuroscience Seminar: Jordan Moore, Ph.D.
Early social experience shapes tuning for communication signals in the songbird auditory cortex
Wednesday May 7, 2014, 12:15pm-1:30pm, Razran Hall, Room 220
Jordan Moore, Ph.D. from Columbia University

Sigma Xi Research Day Poster Session
April 10, 2013, 9:00am-1:00pm, New Science Building First Floor Atrium
Details at http://www.qc.cuny.edu/Academics/Degrees/DMNS/Pages/SigmaXiPoster2014.aspx​

Behavioral Neuroscience Seminar: Edward Zagha, Ph.D.
Cortical feedback and network state contributions to context-dependent sensory processing
Wednesday April 9, 2014, 12:15pm-1:30pm, Razran Hall, Room 220
Edward Zagha, Ph.D. from Yale University

Behavioral Neuroscience Seminar: Sally Marik, Ph.D.
What the barrel cortex can tell us about Alzheimer's disease
Wednesday March 5, 2014, 12:15pm-1:30pm, Razran Hall, Room 220
Sally Marik, Ph.D. from The Rockefeller University

Behavioral Neuroscience Seminar: Cate Pena, Ph.D.
Development of Neuroendocrine and reward pathways in response to early postnatal experience
Wednesday February 5, 2014, 12:15pm-1:30pm, Razran Hall, Room 220
Cate Pena, Ph.D. from Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai



2012-2013

Queens College Undergraduate Science Research Day
Tuesday October 8, 2013, 9:30am-3:30pm, Ballroom (4th floor), Student Union.
Breakfast and lunch for presenters, their families, and faculty mentors.

Details at http://www.qc.cuny.edu/Academics/Degrees/DMNS/Pages/QC-USRD-2013.aspx


The 11th Annual Neuropsychology Research Day
Friday, October 11, 2013
in the Rosenthal Library Auditorium, ground floor, room 230
Students and faculty interested in learning more about the wide range of Neuroscience and Neuropsychology research at Queens College are strongly encouraged to attend all or part of this conference.
 
Research talks are given by graduate students and faculty in the CUNY Neuropsychology/Behavioral and Cognitive Neuroscience doctoral program beginning at 9:30 and continuing throughout the day with a break from 12-1:00. The keynote address is at 1:00. Presentations are 15 minutes long and include studies of drugs of addiction, emotion, developmental disabilities, neurogenesis, memory, decision making, cortical plasticity, feeding behavior ... to name a few.
 
The highlight of the conference is the KEYNOTE ADDRESS:
Dr. Marina Picciotto, Professor of Psychiatry at Yale University
Website: http://psychiatry.yale.edu/people/marina_picciotto-2.profile
 
Title: “From Molecules to Behavior: Role of Nicotinic Acetylcholine Receptors in Nicotine Addiction, Food Intake and Depression”
Time:  1:00-2:15
 
All are welcome; no registration necessary. Please see attached program for full schedule. This is a wonderful opportunity to attend a conference (for free!) showcasing Psychology and Neuroscience research on campus.  In particular, the keynote address will be a smashing talk.
 
For more information contact: Carolyn.Pytte@qc.cuny.edu
Visit the conference website from the Psychology Department homepage: http://qcpages.qc.cuny.edu/psychology/

Careers in Medicine.
Join prestigious alumni who will discuss how Queens College served as the foundation for their medical careers.
Wednesday April 24, 2013, 12:15-1:15pm (Free Hour), Dining Hall - President's Lounge.
Refreshments served.
Details at
http://www.qc.cuny.edu/Academics/Degrees/DMNS/Pages/Careers_In_Medicine_Apr2013.aspx

Careers in Science Seminar #9: Howard Gadlin, Ph.D.
Engaging With Conflict: From Psychology to Conflict Resolution.
Monday April 15, 2013, 12:15-1:15pm (Free Hour), Remsen Hall Room 209.
Refreshments served.

Careers in Science Seminar #8: Heather Gitlin, Ph.D.
From Taking Tests to Making Tests.
Monday March 18, 2013, 12:15-1:15pm (Free Hour), Remsen Hall Room 209.
Refreshments served.

​​Sigma Xi Research Day Poster Session
March 14, 2013, 10:00am-1:00pm, New Science Building First Floor Atrium
Abstract Deadline: March 1, 2013
Details at http://www.qc.cuny.edu/Academics/Degrees/DMNS/Pages/SigmaXiPoster2013.aspx​

​​Mental Math Magic with Arthur Benjamin
March 1, 2013, 11:30am-1:00pm, LeFrak Concert Hall, Music Building, Queens College
Arthur Benjamin performs amazingly fast mental calculations and reveals some of his secrets.
Details at Mathemagician2013.aspx

Careers in Science Seminar #7: Barry Zaret, M.D.
A Career in Academic Medicine.
Monday February 25, 2013, 12:15-1:15pm (Free Hour), Remsen Hall Room 209.
Refreshments served.

Careers in Science Seminar #6: Michael Gottlieb, PH.D.
From QC to a Career in Bio​medical Research in Academia, Government, & Non-Profit Organizations.
Monday November 26, 2012, 12:15-1:15pm (Free Hour), Remsen Hall Room 209.
Refreshments served.
Details at http://www.qc.cuny.edu/Academics/Degrees/DMNS/Documents/Careers_In_Science_6.pdf​

10th Annual Neuropsychology Research Day
Friday September 21, 2012, Keynote 1:00-2:15pm, Rosenthal Library Auditorium, Room 230.
All are welcome; please encourage undergraduates and graduate students to attend. Keynote by Paul W. Glimcher, PhD, New York University, "The Neuropsychology of Decision-Making."

Details at http://qcpages.qc.cuny.edu/psychology/Grad/phd/researchday.html

Queens College Undergraduate Science Research Day
Tuesday October 16, 2012, 9:30am-3:30pm, Ballroom (4th floor), Student Union.
Breakfast and lunch for presenters, their families, and faculty mentors.

Details at http://www.qc.cuny.edu/Academics/Degrees/DMNS/Pages/QC-URC-2012.aspx

Coming soon: School of Earth and Environmental Sciences and Fresh Meadows resident Donald Healy presents: Fossils, including Museum-Quality Crystals and Mineral Samples, to be on display. Time & Location TBA.
Details at http://www.qc.cuny.edu/Academics/Degrees/DMNS/Documents/FossilsDisplayFA11.pdf


2011-2012

Careers in Science Seminar #5, Quantitative Careers: What You Can Do with Math.
Monday April 30, 2012, 12:15-1:15pm (Free Hour), Kiely Hall, Room 242.
Refreshments served.

Details at http://www.qc.cuny.edu/Academics/Degrees/DMNS/Documents/Careers_In_Science_5.pdf

Northeastern Sigma Xi Research Symposium with Keynote Address by Nobel Prize Winner in Chemistry: Dr. Martin Chalfie, GFP: Lighting Up Life
Saturday April 21, 2012, New Science Building First Floor Atrium

Registration and Deadlines at http://www.regonline.com/QCsigmaxi
Details at http://www.qc.cuny.edu/Academics/Degrees/DMNS/Documents/Sigma_Xi_Research_Symposium_21Apr2012.pdf

Careers in Science Seminar #4, From Queens College to Pharmaceuticals and Medical Communications.
Monday March 26, 2012, 12:15-1:15pm (Free Hour), Science Building E-308.
Refreshments served.

Details at http://www.qc.cuny.edu/Academics/Degrees/DMNS/Documents/Careers_In_Science_4.pdf

Sigma Xi Research Day Poster Session
March 22, 2012, 10:00am-1:00pm, New Science Building First Floor Atrium
Abstract Deadline: March 9, 2012

Abstract Instructions at http://www.qc.cuny.edu/Academics/Degrees/DMNS/Documents/SigmaXi_Abstract_Instructions2012.pdf
Details at http://www.qc.cuny.edu/Academics/Degrees/DMNS/Pages/SigmaXiPoster2012.aspx

MARC U-STAR sponsors Frontiers in Science Seminar Series: From the Bench to the Field and Back: Epidemiology and Pathogenesis of Dengue and Influenza
March 14, 2012, 11:15am-12:15pm NSB Room D139

Details at http://www.qc.cuny.edu/Academics/Degrees/DMNS/Documents/MARC_Frontiers_In_Science_Seminar_2012March14.jpg

Professor Sheldon Weinbaum comes to Queens College to discuss "Trickle Down Mentoring" for Minority Students in STEM Disciplines
March 5, 2012, 3:00pm NSB Room E308

Details at http://www.qc.cuny.edu/Academics/Degrees/DMNS/Documents/Weinbaum_Trickle_Down_Mentoring_5Mar2012.pdf

The General Assembly Career Fair is bringing together its partners, students, members, and invited guests in a unique career fair to connect over 40 top New York technology companies with talented developers, designers, and businesspeople. Students should apply directly through the online application, and make sure to mention that they attend Queens College.
Saturday March 3, 2012

Details and Application at http://generalassemb.ly/career-fair/

A Summer Course at Brookhaven National Laboratory: Nuclear Nonproliferation, Safeguards, and Security (NNSS)
Applicants must be in or entering graduate school, or have recently completed graduate school. Housing during the course along with approximately $1,000 will be provided to all accepted participants. Program duration is June 11 – 29, 2012.
Graduate Application Deadline: March 2, 2012
Details and Application: http://www.bnl.gov/education/nnss/default.asp

University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine: TECBio (Training and Experimentation in Computational Biology) is hosting "Simulation and Visualization of Biological Systems at Multiple Scales." For sophomores and juniors. This program provides challenging graduate-level research experience in computational biology. Program duration is 10 weeks, May 23 - July 29, 2012. Successful applicants receive $5000 stipend, housing, and travel.
Undergraduate Application Deadline: March 2, 2012
Details and Eligibility Criteria: http://www.tecbioreu.pitt.edu/

A FREE 6-week summer enrichment program at Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons: Northeast Regional Alliance MedPrep Scholars Program.
Dates and Location: New Jersey Medical School MedPrep I: May 29-July 13, 2012, MedPrep II and III: June 4-July 13, 2012; Columbia University MedPrep I: June 11-July 27, 2012, MedPrep III: June 15-July 27, 2012; and Mount Sinai MedPrep II and III: TBA.
Undergraduate Freshman and Sophomore Application Deadline: March 1, 2012
Details at http://www.oda-ps.cumc.columbia.edu/nera/docs/MedPrep_Flyer_2012.pdf
Application at http://www.oda-ps.cumc.columbia.edu/nera/index.html

CUNY Summer Undergraduate Research Program (C-SURP) offers a ten-week program from June 4 - August 10, 2012, with a $3,500 stipend, and seminars in career development.
Undergraduate Application Deadline: March 1, 2012
Details at http://www.cuny.edu/research/sr/csurp.html
Program Guideline and Online Application: http://www.cuny.edu/research/sr/csurp/2012_CSURP_Form.pdfUndergraduate Application Deadline: March 1, 2012Undergraduate Application Deadline: March 1, 2012

Systems Biology Center New York (SBCNY) Undergraduate Research Program offers a ten-week research-intensive computational systems biology training program from June 4 - August 10, 2012, with a $4,000 stipend.
Undergraduate Application Deadline: March 1, 2012
Details and Eligibility Criteria at http://sbcny.org/program_details.htm
Online Application: http://sbcny.org/Pdfs/2012_program/SBCNY_2012Application_PDF.pdf

The CUNY Math Challenge: Sponsored by the Office of Academic Affairs and the CUNY Institute for Software Design and Development (CISDD) and supported by the Office of the Chancellor, the CUNY Math Challenge seeks to identify and reward CUNY's best math talent. Students are invited to compete for cash prizes ranging from $500 up to a grand prize of $2,500.
Undergraduate Deadline, regardless of major: February 15, 2012
Event Details: http://www.qc.cuny.edu/Academics/Degrees/DMNS/Documents/Math_Challenge_Flyer2012.pdf

Website and registration: http://math.cisdd.org/

Ideal for students who wish to pursue the combined MD-PhD degree: Gateways to the Laboratory Summer Program in New York City
A summer internship of 10 weeks at Weill Cornell Medical College, Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center, or The Rockefeller University. Scrub into surgeries, participate in "Big Sib" mentorship, and receive a $4,300 stipend.

Application deadline: February 1, 2012
Details at http://weill.cornell.edu/mdphd/summerprogram
Online application at http://weill.cornell.edu/mdphd/summerprogram/application.html?name1=Application&type1=2Active

Discover Your Potential: Spend a Summer at Massachusetts Institution of Technology doing research
A nine-week program for undergraduates.
Application deadline: February 1, 2012
Details at http://www.qc.cuny.edu/Academics/Degrees/DMNS/Documents/MITamgeninfo.pdf

NanoJapan 2012: cultivating interest in nanotechnology among young U.S. undergraduates, encouraging them to pursue graduate study & academic research in the physical sciences. Women and underrepresented groups are particularly encouraged to apply. 3-week Language and Culture Orientation in Tokyo; 9-week Nanoscale Science Research Internship; $4,500 stipend plus international airfare.
Freshman and Sophomore Application Deadline: January 27, 2012
Details and Eligibility Criteria: http://nanojapan.rice.edu/

Paid Summer Research for Faculty/Students at U.S. Department of Homeland Security Centers of Excellence (Administered by Oak Ridge Institute)
Faculty Application Deadline: January 8, 2012
Details at http://www.orau.gov/dhsfaculty and http://www.qc.cuny.edu/Academics/Degrees/DMNS/Documents/Homeland_Security_Summer2012.pdfFaculty Application Deadline: January 8, 2012

Ongoing: Paid internships for Students/Faculty at Oak Ridge National Lab
Details at http://www.orau.org/ornl/default.htm

Ongoing: Student Internships and Job Posts at the International Atomic Energy Agency
Details at http://www.iaea.org

Ongoing: Summer Undergraduate Research Fellowship (SURF) Opportunity at California Institute of Technology
Get paid $600/week for undergraduate research students at Caltech over the summer
Details at http://www.surf.caltech.edu/

Careers in Science Seminar #3, How Queens College Added to My Career Agility and Advancement.
Monday January 30, 2012, 12:15-1:30pm (Free Hour), Remsen Hall Room 105.
Refreshments served.
Details at http://www.qc.cuny.edu/Academics/Degrees/DMNS/Documents/Careers_In_Science_3.pdf

Careers in Science Seminar #2, When Science Means Business: Science Publishing and the Digital Revolution.
Monday December 19, 12:15-1:30pm
Details at http://www.qc.cuny.edu/Academics/Degrees/DMNS/Documents/Careers_in_Science_Seminar2.pdf

Sigma XI The Scientific Research Society Faculty Research Forum: Tuesday Nov. 22, 2011 3:00pm Remsen 105
Details at http://www.qc.cuny.edu/Academics/Degrees/DMNS/Documents/sigmachi.pdf

Neuropsychology Colloquia: All seminars begin at 12:15pm in SB-E308
Monday Sept. 19, Wednesday Oct. 5, Monday Oct. 24, Wednesday Nov. 16, Monday Nov. 28, Wednesday Dec. 14, 2011.
Details at http://qcpages.qc.edu/psychology/activities/npcolloquium.html

Biology Department Colloquium, Wednesdays 11:15 SB-D139
Details at http://people.qc.cuny.edu/faculty/Larry.Liebovitch/documents/biotalks-2011.pdf

Careers in Science Seminar #1, From Queens College to Academia
Monday October 31, 2011 12:15-1:15pm
Details at http://www.facebook.com/photo.php?fbid=278900295476541&set=a.278883275478243.71910.150622544970984&type=1&theater

Queens College Undergraduate Research Day: Friday September 23, 2011, 10:00am - 3:00pm
Details at http://people.qc.cuny.edu/faculty/Larry.Liebovitch/documents/urc-2011.pdf
Click here to see abstracts of undergraduate student research: http://people.qc.cuny.edu/faculty/Larry.Liebovitch/documents/urca-2011.pdf

9th Annual Neuropsychology Research Day: Friday September 16, 2011 9:00am - 5:00pm
Details at http://people.qc.cuny.edu/faculty/Larry.Liebovitch/documents/psych-2011.pdf

Broadcast live over the web

FAIR - Faculty Achievement in Research Day - 2011

Click here to see 1-page simple descriptions of Faculty Research: http://people.qc.cuny.edu/faculty/Larry.Liebovitch/documents/DMNSFAIR.pdf

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