Megan Mont, undergraduate in our laboratory, was recently chosen as the Banner carrier for the Biology Department during the College of Arts and Sciences Convocation. This is in recognition of her outstanding academic career and holds the distinction as Biology’s most outstanding graduate this semester. Congrats to Megan!
Jacob Mitchell, former undergraduate honors student in our lab, was recently awarded the Vad Foundation Honors Thesis Award. The annual award recognizes excellence in honors coursework. Congratulations Jacob. Jacob is currently a graduate student in the Neuroscience program at the University of Texas in Austin.
Dr. Gaffin was invited to talk at the annual TEDxOU event on campus in February. He talked about the lab’s work on the navigation by scene familiarity hypothesis and its use in enhancing human endeavors. Click on the title above and follow the link in the news post to view the whole presentation.