FAU ASCEND NeuroExplorers program registration is now open!

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January 13, 2021
FAU ASCEND (Advancing STEM-Community Engagement through Neuroscience Discovery) Brain Institute, in partnership with the South Florida Science Center and Aquarium, is once again offering the NeuroExplorers virtual neuroscience learning opportunity during the Spring 2021 semester for kids grades 6-8. 

Led by real professional neuroscientists, students will learn about the brain by using cutting-edge educational tools including hands-on virtual reality applications, online classroom environments, and virtual experiments. Students will join Zoom meetings twice a month and will receive a monthly Brain Box filled with hands-on activities geared towards the topics covered by neuroscience instructors for that month. Students who complete the program will graduate as Jr. Neuroscientists. 

Session dates and times: All sessions are on Wednesdays from 4:30–5:30pm on:
February 10th and 24th
March 10th and 24th
April 7th and 21st
May 5th and 19th

Program cost: $100 per registrant for the entire semester. Financial assistance available upon request.

Register here: https://www.sfsciencecenter.org/ASCEND

For questions and additional information, please contact Assistant Director:
David Cinalli, Ph.D
David Cinalli, Ph.D.
dcinalli2013@fau.edu, (786) 269-1528