News from 2018

  • Education

MCB Professor Regifts Prize to Students

Catherine Dulac, the Higgins Professor of Molecular and Cellular Biology and a Howard Hughes Medical Institute Investigator, has added another coveted title to her roster. This year she…

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  • Education

Five Neuroscience Concentrators Inducted into Phi Beta Kappa!

Five graduating Neuroscience concentrators have been elected to the prestigious Phi Beta Kappa honor society as part of the “Senior 48”. The new inductees from Neurobiology are: Defne…

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  • Education

Congratulations to the 2018 Dowling Prize Winner Norma Hylton

Norma Hylton (class of ‘18) has won this year’s John E. Dowling Thesis Prize. This award is given to one undergraduate student each year who has demonstrated exceptional…

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  • Education

Neurobiology Concentrator Will Travel to Colombia Under a Fulbright Research Grant

Neurobiology concentrator Isa DeLaura (‘18) has been awarded a Fulbright Research Grant to support her research in Montería, Colombia. DeLaura  will spend next year studying hantavirus, a rodent-borne…

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  • Education

Congratulations to Dowling Thesis Prize Recipient Julia Lord!

Each year, Harvard awards the John E. Dowling Thesis Prize to a single undergraduate for outstanding scholarship and research in the field of neurobiology. This year’s recipient was…

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  • Research

MCB Professor Wins Top Neuroscience Award

MCB professor Joshua Sanes has won this year’s Gruber Neuroscience Prize; a valuable international award given by the Society for Neuroscience and funded by Yale University’s Gruber Foundation.…

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  • Education

Neurobiology Student to Study Storytelling in Scotland

Brooke Bourgeois, class of 2017 and Neurobiology concentrator, has won a Michael C. Rockefeller Memorial Fellowship. This post-graduate, year-long fellowship encourages students to explore new areas and new…

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