Penn Neuroscience Society

PENN Neuroscience Society

Penn Neuroscience Society (PNS), University of Pennsylvania’s premier neuroscience student organization on campus provides a dynamic community for students interested in bra

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Class of 2023 President’s Engagement, Innovation Prize winners announced

Among the recipients of the President’s Engagement and Innovation Prizes for 2023 is Neuroscience major Seungwon (Lucy) Lee...

3rd graders holding brains

Marshmallows, Brains, and The Body Electric

The Kids Judge! Neuroscience Fair lets Philly schoolkids try out and judge science exhibits put together by Penn Arts & Sciences students

Penn students working with 10th graders in West Philadelphia

Math education and engagement in West Philadelphia

Armed with miniature white boards and colored markers, 30 10th graders are busy chatting and working with Penn students on a Thursday afternoon.


A Summer in Pediatric Neurosurgery

Jimmy Bianchi (Class of 2024) talks about his summer internship working under Dr. Shih-Shan Lang Chen in the Division of Neurosurgery at the Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia.

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Undergraduates help songbird research project take flight

Through the PURM internship program, Julia Youngman and Eric Tao had the opportunity to work in neuroethologist Marc Schmidt’s lab studying the neural basis of courtship behaviors in songbirds.