Congratulations Drs. Vargas, Lu, and McClure!
August 2016 Wanette Vargas, Ph.D. completed her doctoral degree studying how alcohol drinking in adolescence affects myelinated axons in the prefrontal cortex.
December 2015 Yi-Ling Lu completed her doctoral degree characterizing the corticotropin-releasing factor stress peptide system in the prefrontal cortex
May 2015 Dr. Jesse McClure, Ph.D., completed his doctoral degree investigating the distinction between the impact of delayed and quantity discounting on impulsivity in rat behavior.
2015 Undergraduate Research Conference
Our undergraduate students presented the data they had collected at the annual Undergraduate Research Conference in April, 2015.
(Left to Right): Dimitria Gomez, Wanette Vargas, Heather Richardson, Yi Ling Lu, Sara Woldemariam and Sarah Brem at the Undergraduate Research Conference at UMass in April, 2015.