Faculty News

Professor Shams Interviewed by Discover Magazine

Professor Ladan Shams was interviewed by Discover Magazine about perceptual preferences and the mass popularity of certain videos. She is quoted in an article titled “Why Are Oddly Satisfying Videos So…Satisfying?”, which is available on Discover Magazine’s website.

Graduate News

ReJoyce Green receives the Philip and Aida Siff Educational Foundation Scholarship

Congratulations to ReJoyce Green (Clinical Area) who received The Philip and Aida Siff Educational Foundation Scholarship. The Philip and Aida Siff Educational Foundation Scholarship is a Graduate Division endowed fellowship for full-time graduate students on the basis of demonstrated financial need and scholastic achievement and promise.    

Undergrad News

Important Fall Quarter Dates and Deadlines

Fall Quarter instruction begins on September 28, 2017.  The Fall 17 Schedule of Classes and enrollment appointment times are available.

Faculty Spotlight

Highlighting Faculty Member Michael Fanselow

Fear plays a critically important role in our lives; it triggers defensive behaviors that protect us from danger. However, fear that is disproportionate to threat causes anxiety disorders. My laboratory studies how experience and brain biology together determine fear.
Diversity Science Initiative