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Congratulations to Ayomide Akinsooto on her graduation from UT Austin!

Ayomide completed a degree in Biology and received a College of Natural Sciences Graduates of Distinction award.  Congratulations, Ayomide!  Ayomide will continue in her role as a valuable member of our research team as she prepares her medical school applications.

John and Laura publish a Spotlight in Neuron about an exciting new paper from the Ulanovsky group.

https://reader.elsevier.com/reader/sd/pii/S0896627318309449?token=950FA08F12C48E8173F55AE87090BA91C68866732F7152702FCB5A4087FF6D8A65FDE081DC59E2D805BA1363FBC63744

The highlighted paper by Eliav and colleagues shows modulation of spike times by the phase of irregular fluctuations in bat hippocampal local field potentials:  https://www.cell.com/cell/pdf/S0092-8674(18)31229-7.pdf

Congratulations to Dr. Brian Gereke!

On May 8, 2018, Brian Gereke successfully defended his PhD dissertation entitled, “Experience-dependent trends in hippocampal rhythms”.  Brian is now at UC Berkeley, where he accepted a Postdoctoral Researcher position in Kristofer Bouchard’s lab.  Congratulations, Brian!

Congratulations to Dr. Sean Trettel!

On December 4, 2017, Sean Trettel successfully defended his PhD dissertation entitled, “Grid cell co-activity patterns remain stable across different behavioral states and experiences”.  Sean has now moved on to a Postdoctoral Researcher position in Rebecca Burwell’s lab at Brown University.  Congratulations, Sean!