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      • 3MT Competition Winner

        The Three Minute Thesis (3MT®) is a research communication competition developed by the University of Queensland, Australia. The exercise challenges higher degree students to present a compelling oration on their research thesis topic and its significance in just three minutes and allows them to use one Power Point slide.3MT® develops academic, presentation, and research communication skills and supports the development of research students’ capacity to effectively explain their research in language appropriate to a non-specialist audience. This skill is critical for all graduate students across all academic disciplines.A team of judges (not from the discipline) will determine the winners. The competition will be open to both masters and doctoral students.Several masters-level and doctoral winners will be selected, as well as a grand prize winner. The grand prize winner from the University of Mississippi will have a paid trip to the CSGS final 3MT competition in Charlotte, NC in February 2016. We ...

      • 2015 Neuroscience Research Award

        The Interdisciplinary Neuroscience Minor is accepting applications for Neuroscience Research Awards to assist undergraduates with sponsored research in any subfield of neuroscience. The program will provide students funds to participate and assist in the ongoing research of faculty performing neuroscience related research. A separate competition will be held for funds to attend a meeting to present research. I have attached the information regarding this research award and the application. Applications are due November 13th, 2015.      2015_FallResearchAward_application