News and Events


Feb. 13, 2015: Karen Hinkle

Biology Dept, Norwich University
Phosphorylation of the SH2 domain of the Src Family Kinase, Fyn: Impacts on Activity and Neuronal Patterning
Feb. 26 & 27, 2015: Hugh Taylor
Class of '88 Lecture Series
Dept of Obstetrics, Gynecology, and Reproductive Sciences
Yale School of Medicine
Feb. 26 at 4:30 pm, MBH216: (general audience lecture)
Feb. 27 at 12:30 pm, MBH 216: (research seminar)
Titles TBA
March 13-14, 2015:

Symposium on Science and Religion
(Sponsored by the Religion Department -details to follow)
March 9-10, 2015:
Dr. Carol Greider, Nobel Laureate

Johns Hopkins University
Mar. 9 at 4:30 pm, MBH 216 (general audience lecture)
Mar. 10 at 12:30 pm, MBH 216 (research seminar)
Titles TBA
Apr. 3, 2015:   Dana B. Barr
Dept of Environmental Health, Rollins School of Public Health, Emory University, Atlanta
Exposure Science: an emerging science spanning environmental health, chemistry, and epidemiology
12:30pm, MBH 216

Apr. 24, 2015: Guy Caldwell
Biological Sciences, The University of Alabama
A Predictable Worm: Application of C. elegans to Investigate Neurodegenerative Diseases
12:30pm, MBH 220


Systems Neuroscientist



Congratulations to Prof. Mark Spritzer and grad Leanne Shulman on their new publication in the journal Physiology and Behavior:
Leanne M. Shulman*, Mark D. Spritzer 2014. Changes in sexual behavior and testosterone levels of males rats in response to daily interactions with estrus females. Physiology and Behavior 133: 8-13.