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2010 Psychology Department Holiday Cookie Party

See the Holiday Party PowerPoint show (or Holiday Party PDF).


"Step by Step: Your Career from Undergrad to Postdoc"

A great booklet from The American Association for the Advancement of Science geared toward undergraduates and postdoctoral researchers to provide information on building a career in research.


SfN Conference

Six CC students to present the following papers:

  • Jacobs, B., Borst, J., Hannan, M., Anderson, K., Townshend, C., Butti, C., Sherwood, C.C., Hof, P.R., & Manger, P.R. (2010). African elephant (Loxodonta africana) neocortex. II. Supragranular pyramidal neurons. [Abstract/Poster] Society for Neuroscience, San Diego, CA.
  • Sherwood, C.C., Jacobs, B., Hannan, M., Borst, J., Anderson, K., Janeway, C., Butti, C., Hof, P.R., & Manger, P.R. (2010). African elephant (Loxodonta africana) neocortex. I. Neuromorphological characteristics of cortical neurons. [Abstract/Poster] Society for Neuroscience, San Diego, CA.
  • Driscoll, L. L., Franco, M., Rhoads, A., & Seay, M. (2010). Levothyroxine supplementation to attenuate neurobehavioral effects of exposure to polybrominated diphenyl ethers in rats. [Abstract/Poster] Society for Neuroscience, San Diego, CA.

Elephant Paper Published Online

CC Students and Professor Bob Jacobs collaborate to publish the following article:

Jacobs, B., Lubs, J., Hannan, M., Anderson, K., Butti, C., Sherwood, C.C., Hof, P.R., & Manger, P.R. (2010). Neuronal morphology in the African elephant (Loxodonta africana) neocortex. Brain Structure and Function. Doi:10.1007/s00429-010-0288-3

Science announces the publishing of Elephant paper: A complex brain inside a very big skull.