Grad Recruiting ReCap

February 26th, 2009 BIL No comments

Not to be confused with the Grad Recruiting Happy Cap (see previous post), PBS successfully hosted some of the nation’s best and brightest prospective grad students over Valentine’s Day Weekend.  Although the weekend was largely viewed a success, there were a few moments that made us less than proud.  Of particular note, Graduate Chair Paul Whalen’s overview of the Graduate Program’s curriculum, requirements, and expectations devolved into a thirty-plus minute infomercial on the virtue of studying the amygdala.

Instead of describing the particulars of our grad program to prospective students, Grad Chair Paul Whalen goes off on a 30-min tangent on the functional role of the amygdala.

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Men without Hats?

February 25th, 2009 BIL No comments

Not at Dartmouth.  The PBS faculty (both men and women) has a proud new tradition of sharing Professor Bill Kelley’s favorite hat (The G-STAR Hat of Most Excellent Fashion) during Graduate Recruiting Weekend.

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Somerville sighting

October 26th, 2008 BIL No comments

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Former grad student, Leah Somerville, was spotted in the lab on Friday according to eyewitness accounts.  It is still unclear whether she was simply visiting or whether she was kicked out of her post-doc with BJ Casey.  DEVELOPING…

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Best friends forever or doppelgangers?

October 14th, 2008 BIL No comments

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Which one is former PBS grad student Brian Russ and which is Andrew “Other Brian” Addessi?

You be the judge.

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At the pies…

October 14th, 2008 BIL No comments

The Kelley lab was at the pies this past weekend at the 5th Annual Heatherton Pie Baking Festival.  This year’s best pie, “Speedo Pie” by former PBS grad student Brian Russ.

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What’s with the ugly graphics?

October 14th, 2008 BIL No comments

Yes, we know…it’s a template…it’s going to be changed. Blame Kate Demos, former grad student turned post-doc who apparently thinks running subjects is more important than the new website design.

UPDATE:  We’ve fixed the generic template graphic with a nice soothing brain imaging collage.

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SBS Cancelled today

October 2nd, 2008 BIL No comments

Blame Todd.


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The BIL is currently undergoing a make-over

October 2nd, 2008 BIL No comments

Please excuse us while our site undergoes construction.

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