My neuroscience professor, Dr. Glanzman, successfully transferred memory from one snail to another. This would not be possible if the current models that he has been teaching were accurate. For a quick summary: One snail was trained to be sensitized to a tail shock. This made their withdrawal reflex stronger with each training. Next the […]Read More Memory Transfer Possible?
Hello all, I thought I would share with you a little about my professors this quarter! Psych 115: Principles of Behavioral Neuroscience – Dr. Kennedy She’s great. She is really invested in student learning and is willing to answer question after question. It got to the point one time where we ran over because we […]Read More Probing Professors: Spr 2018
Unfortunately, I did not get accepted to UCLA Radio this time around, BUT that’s not going to stop me from hanging out with all the amazing people in UCLA Radio! Luckily, they accept applications each quarter, so I am definitely going to do it again in the future. In the meantime, give them a listen! […]Read More UCLA Radio Decision
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Lots of people ask me what I want to do with pharmacy and all I can say is that “I don’t know”. There is a lot to do in pharmacy and lot that I am interested in a lot of it so here is a quick list of pharmacy positions I would like to get […]Read More Pharmacy Interests: Infectious Diseases
Pharmacy 2018 reminded me that I am an aspiring pharmacy student that needs to act like one. So here is some pharmacy-related obligations that I need to work on or 2018. I have been working on getting my pharmacy technician’s license for about a year now. Its about time that I finally sit down, bust […]Read More New Year, New Obligations
Major: Psychobiology Year: Class of 2017 Clubs/Activities: UCLA CPR and First Aid, UCLA Boxing, and Samahang Pilipino Culture Nights What are you looking forward to career-wise? I’m looking into fire academy’s to attend once I finish college. Are you going to become a firefighter? Or go further than that? I would like to become a […]Read More Student Spotlight: John Arthur Reyes Jr.
Surprise, surprise! This is Noah Burton back with another post to shock the world. I say that because who would have known that I would get a job? Background During my first year, I met a girl behind the front desk at Hedrick Hall. I passed the time talking to her as she was interested […]Read More “Hi, this is Hedrick Court Front Desk. How May I Help You?”
Despite not ever touching foot in Rome, the saying “When in Rome, do as the Romans do” still applies. Another way to put that saying is in the form “go with the flow”. During my study abroad, I took advantage of the affordable travel to other European countries. During my eight weeks here, I traveled […]Read More When in Rome… Or the U.K. (pics to come!)
While abroad, I have noticed a trend. Whenever I go to a country or city, there just so happens to be a big festival or celebration going on. Here is a list of them so far with links! Paris, France: Bastille Day Also known as, French National Day. A day dedicated to the day the […]Read More Just My Luck