Meet Joe Thompson, Class of 2021

March 17, 2020

Meet Joe Thompson, a Junior majoring in Psychology. He works in two laboratories in the Department of Psychology and Neuroscience, including Dr. David Penn’s Penn Lab and Dr. Keely Muscatell’s Social Neuroscience and Health Lab. The Penn Lab ia interested … Continued

Meet Isabel Bravo, Class of 2021

February 12, 2020

Meet Isabel Bravo, a Junior double-majoring in Neuroscience and Biology, with minors in Chemistry and Medicine, Literature, and Culture. She works in the McElligott Lab under the instruction of Dr. Zoe McElligott. The McElligott Lab is located in the Bowles … Continued

Meet Megan Hineline, Class of 2021

January 16, 2020

Meet Megan Hineline, a Junior majoring in Psychology with a Computer Science minor. She’s currently in two Psychology and Neuroscience faculty member’s laboratories – including Dr. Mitch Prinstein’s Peer Relations Lab and Dr. Deborah Jones’ Jones Lab. The Peer Relations … Continued

Meet Emma Pfeiler, Class of 2022

December 18, 2019

Meet Emma Pfeiler, a Sophomore majoring in Neuroscience. She spent the semester working in the Neuro Image Research and Analysis Laboratories (NIRAL) in the Department of Psychiatry at UNC School of Medicine. The neuroimaging labs in NIRAL provide the core … Continued

Meet Jennifer Montoya, Class of 2020

November 20, 2019

Meet Jennifer Montoya, a Senior majoring in Psychology, with a minor in Neuroscience. She is currently working in Dr. Jonathan Abramowitz’s Anxiety and Stress Lab. The Anxiety and Stress Lab conducts research to advance the understanding, prevention, and treatment of … Continued

Meet Divya Mahesh, Class of 2020

October 21, 2019

Meet Divya Mahesh, a Senior majoring in Psychology, with minors in Chemistry and Neuroscience. She is currently working in Dr. Laurie Sanders’ laboratory at Duke University School of Medicine. The Sanders lab studies Parkinson’s Disease and its primary focus is … Continued

Meet Maleeha Agha, Class of 2021

September 9, 2019

Meet Maleeha Agha, a Junior double-majoring in Biology and Neuroscience, with a minor in Chemistry. She is currently working in Dr. Yen-Yu Ian Shih’s Shih Lab under the supervision of Sung-Ho Lee. Maleeha assists in electrode optimization and stereotaxic surgery … Continued

Meet Kaylee Miceli, Class of 2020

April 17, 2019

Meet Kaylee Miceli, Junior with an Interdisciplinary major in Neuroscience and Philosophy and Religion. She is currently working in Dr. Kristen Lindquist’s Carolina Affective Science Lab (CASL) under Dr. Lindquist and graduate student, Holly Shablack. CASL uses a constructionist approach … Continued

Meet Jenah Freeman, Class of 2019

March 14, 2019

Meet Jenah Freeman, a Senior Psychology major with a minor in Neuroscience. She is currently working in Dr. Keely Muscatell’s Social Neuroscience and Health Lab where she is involved in a study which examines how physiological changes happening below the … Continued

Meet Rasika Rao, Class of 2020

February 13, 2019

Meet Rasika Rao, a Junior Neuroscience and Psychology double major. She is currently working on a research project in Dr. Mohanish Deshmukh’s Neurobiology Laboratory as part of PSYC 395. Dr. Deshmukh and his research team explore how cells regulate their … Continued