BENG 192: Modifying the Mind – Perspectives in Neural Engineering, Thurs 2-2:50pm | Spring 17

Instructors: Dr. Cassandra Happe & Dr. Adam Engler This senior seminar will provide an overview of current applications and challenges in the field of neural engineering. Topics to be discussed include: brain-machine interfaces (motor, somatosensory, auditory and visual) neuromodulation for treatment of neurological disorders repair strategies for central and peripheral nervous system injuries in-a-dish modeling of the…

UCSD Health Professional School Fair | Price Center Ballroom West | April 19, 2017

Please join us for UC San Diego’s annual Health Professional School Fair! Many health professional schools and health-related student organizations will be represented. NEW this year: various clinical and service organizations will be in attendance to promote their volunteer opportunities. This is a wonderful opportunity to learn about the health professions and what it takes…

Courses in English for Academic Development (EAPD) | UCSD Extension, Spring 17

Classes begin on Monday, April 10, 2017! The evening courses in the English for Academic and Professional Development (EAPD) are especially valuable and tailored to assist those students seeking to improve their English language skills in four core areas: Academic & Business Writing, Conversation & Oral Presentation, Grammar & Vocabulary, and Pronunciation & Fluency. Please see…

Exploring Careers in Life Science Industries

Saturday, April 22, 2017. New and senior professionals, mostly UC San Diego Biological Sciences’ alumni, will highlight various biotech career paths for students who have a strong foundation in life sciences, especially biological sciences. Learn how to become a competitive job applicant once you graduate from UC San Diego!

COGS 180: Neural Coding in Sensory Systems, TuTh 3:30-4:50pm | Spring 17

This course covers recent advances in the understanding of common neural mechanisms and computational principles underlying the brain’s ability to process multiple sources of sensory information—vision, audition, olfaction, touch, and equilibrioception—and translate them into actions. This seminar course will consist of lectures, reading, discussion, and writing related to research articles (primary and reviews). Students are…

14th Women in Science & Technology Conference | May 20, 2017 at the UCSD Faculty Club

Come to the 14th Women in Science and Technology Conference (WIST) to develop new skills, gain new insights, and gain new inspiration! This one day symposium focuses on career and personal development, as well as peer networking, and it will feature inspiring keynote speakers, informative workshops, and seminars for individuals at all stages of their…