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Jonathan Brown, Professor of Biology The National Science Foundation has funded, "Evolution of Color Variation in Hawaiian Damselflies: Causal Links for an Ecological Selection Hypothesis," as part of its Facilitating Research at Primarily Undergraduate Institutions program (DEB...
Pioneering Neuroscience Journal Frequency:  Annually Unit:  Neuroscience Contact Person:  Clark Lindgren The Grinnell Journal of Neurophysiology The articles collected in these volumes represent original contributions to the field of neuroscience by students in Biology 150:...
Pioneering Neuroscience Journal Frequency:  Annually Unit:  Neuroscience Contact Person:  Clark Lindgren The Grinnell Journal of Neurophysiology The articles collected in these volumes represent original contributions to the field of neuroscience by students in Biology 150:...
Neuroscience Journals On-line Science Magazine Online The Journal of Neuroscience Online Nature Neuron Nature Neuroscience Journal of Neurophysiology Neuroscience Links WWW Virtual Library: Biosciences - Neurobiology Sheep Brain Tutorial, as used in Psychology 246 NEURON,...
Neuroscience Journals On-line Science Magazine Online The Journal of Neuroscience Online Nature Neuron Nature Neuroscience Journal of Neurophysiology Neuroscience Links WWW Virtual Library: Biosciences - Neurobiology Sheep Brain Tutorial, as used in Psychology 246 NEURON,...

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Are you interested in learning more about a healthy, active lifestyle and about rehabilitation? Two free public talks on the research and practice of movement science, with a specific focus on physical therapy, are part of the Inaugural Meeting of the Pre-Physical Therapy...
Are you interested in learning more about a healthy, active lifestyle and about rehabilitation? Two free public talks on the research and practice of movement science, with a specific focus on physical therapy, are part of the Inaugural Meeting of the Pre-Physical Therapy...
While life events have helped Ryan Brown ’16 shape his aspirations, he has largely carved out his own path toward fulfilling them. “My dad is a pediatrician, so I was raised thinking I was going to be a doctor one day,” Brown says. “I didn’t really know where I wanted to go with...
While life events have helped Ryan Brown ’16 shape his aspirations, he has largely carved out his own path toward fulfilling them. “My dad is a pediatrician, so I was raised thinking I was going to be a doctor one day,” Brown says. “I didn’t really know where I wanted to go with...
  Grinnellians in Neuroscience: Foundations, Future, and Fallacies, a 200-level neuroscience course, celebrated Brain Week 2013 with Grinnell Middle School students. The students hosted them at the college and lead them through neuroscience-related activities such as: Seeing how...
  Grinnellians in Neuroscience: Foundations, Future, and Fallacies, a 200-level neuroscience course, celebrated Brain Week 2013 with Grinnell Middle School students. The students hosted them at the college and lead them through neuroscience-related activities such as: Seeing how...
Clark Lindgren, Patricia A. Johnson Professor of Neuroscience and professor of biology, has been selected as the 2015 Iowa Professor of the Year. The U.S. Professors of the Year Awards Program honors excellence in undergraduate instruction, recognizing professors who profoundly...
Clark Lindgren, Patricia A. Johnson Professor of Neuroscience and professor of biology, has been selected as the 2015 Iowa Professor of the Year. The U.S. Professors of the Year Awards Program honors excellence in undergraduate instruction, recognizing professors who profoundly...
Josie Bircher ’16 came to Grinnell undecided about what field she was going to pursue. That has turned to inspired certainty, and she credits Grinnell’s individually advised curriculum with helping her chart her course. A First-Year Tutorial is the only required class at...
  View this article as PDF: Morley, Shriver, and Zhang ABSTRACT This experiment looked at the role of nitric oxide in the mechanism by which the peptide DF2 increases neurotransmitter release at the crayfish neuromuscular junction. We hypothesized that if DF2 increases...
When you take science classes at Grinnell, research is part of the learning experience from your very first course. Biology 150, an introductory course, “gives students an authentic, accurate experience in what it’s like to do research,” says Clark Lindgren, professor of biology...
Grinnell students, faculty, and alumni joined more than 30,000 colleagues from more than 80 countries at 2015 Society for Neuroscience (SfN) Annual Meeting. Faculty joined the students as they presented their Mentored Advanced Projects (MAP) research at the Faculty for...
ABSTRACT Endocannabinoids are a widely studied family of molecules that act as neurotransmitters and influence synaptic plasticity. Endocannabinoids have been extensively studied in the frog and lizard neuromuscular junction. However, this study assessed the effects of...
Students are working as neuroscientists in Clark Lingren’s The Language of Neurons, an introduction to biology course. In 2000, Grinnell College turned the biology curriculum upside down, involving entry-level biology students in cutting-edge research and offering a unique,...
Students are working as neuroscientists in Clark Lingren’s The Language of Neurons, an introduction to biology course. In 2000, Grinnell College turned the biology curriculum upside down, involving entry-level biology students in cutting-edge research and offering a unique,...

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As a neuroscience concentrator, you use methods and theories spanning disciplines from biochemistry to psychology to investigate the function of the nervous system. You can participate in an annual neuroscience retreat, middle school outreach, and a capstone seminar, along with...
As a neuroscience concentrator, you use methods and theories spanning disciplines from biochemistry to psychology to investigate the function of the nervous system. You can participate in an annual neuroscience retreat, middle school outreach, and a capstone seminar, along with...