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Tiger Giving Day!

Entering our 5th year, Auburn University Brain Camp so excited to be a part of Tiger Giving Day for the first time! Our vision for this camp has always been to have it be free – to give every aspiring neuroscientist an opportunity to visit Auburn University, to learn, to grow, and to interact with other students who share similar interests. Please help us do that by giving to our Tiger Giving Day fund! All donations will go toward helping offset costs of the camp.…

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Applications being accepted!

We are now accepting applications for the 3rd annual Auburn University Brain Camp.  A collaboration between the Department of Psychology and the Auburn University MRI Research Center (Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering), AU Brain Camp is an opportunity for rising junior and senior high school students to learn about neuroscience, how the brain works, and map their own brain (if they wish to do so)!  We’d love for you to help us spread the word! To apply, please visit the following website: http://www.auburn.edu/outreach/opce/auburnyouthprograms/braincamp.htm Applications are…

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Parent Surveys

Dear Brain Camp Parents, We need your feedback regarding our program.  If you have already completed the Post-Program questionnaire, thank you!  If you haven’t, and you would like to contribute, please following the following link: Auburn Brain Camp – Parent Survey This is an anonymous survey.  To access the survey, you will need to enter a password.  If you do not know the password, please email aubraincamp@gmail.com. Thank you, in advance, for your time and opinions!  We value both greatly.  

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2015 AU Brain Camp Curriculum Released!

We have ironed out our curriculum for this year. Here it is: July 27th AM AU MRI Center Tour / Safety Presentation History and Methods of Cognitive Neuroscience PM Neuroanatomy Lesson/Virtual Neuroanatomy Lab (iPad Interactive Session) July 28th AM Brain Scanning / Brain Art Project PM Music & Memory / Learning July 29th AM Brain Data Viewing: How do we view brain activations and what do they mean? PM Neuroplasticity: How does the brain change? July 30th AM Learning & Memory PM The Brain on…

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2015 AU Brain Camp

Offers of acceptance were sent out on Friday, March 13th.  If you did not receive an offer, you have been placed on a “Wait List” – and will be notified as soon as possible.  We had a tremendous response this year, with incredible applicants from all around the country.  If you’d like to double check the status of your application, please feel free to email us at aubraincamp@gmail.com.

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Accepting Applications Now!

{{unknown}}We have LOTS of exciting news to share! First, this year, we are partnering with Auburn University Summer Youth Programs. This will give us additional resources to improve the camp experience, and it will allow us to expand our outreach. What this means for you:  There are now two options for AU Brain Camp: 1) commute to the camp (for our local participants) or 2) stay in Auburn University dorms, and get the full Auburn University Summer Youth Program Experience.  All meals will be provided…

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