FUN Workshop July 28-30, 2017: Full details and registration at https://funfaculty.org/conference

THE FUN WORKSHOP IS HAPPENING THIS SUMMER.  Full details and registration are now online: https://funfaculty.org/conference

  • Register soon--space is limited.
  • Please pay by check, if possible, it saves FUN credit card processing fees
  • Consider submitting an abstract for a what works poster, a teaching demo, or a discussion topic.  Call for submissions is on the registration website.
  • FUN and NDP members save 10% on registration fees.
  • Questions or issues?  Email: [email protected]

The Faculty for Undergraduate Neuroscience is pleased to invite you to attend the 2017 FUN Workshop, held at Dominican University in River Forest, IL.  As usual, there are two components to this year’s events:

  • An optional pre-workshop intensive lab experience held July 27-28, 2017.  Space is limited to 32 participants.  Sessions begin at 8am on July 27 and conclude at 12pm on July 28; advance checkin is available on July 26.
  • The main workshop held July 28-30, 2017.  Space limited to 125 participants.  Sessions begin at 2pm on the 28th and conclude at 1:15pm on the 30th.  Register here.  Participants are strongly encouraged to submit an abstract for an What Works poster, teaching demonstration, or discussion topic.  See the Call for Abstracts here, and the Abstract Submission Form here (please submit after registering)
This year’s focus is on inclusivity in training and teaching the next generation of neuroscientists.  In addition to this conference theme the meeting will feature sessions, discussion, and posters covering topics such as assessment, grants, early career development, neuroscience lab activities, and much more.  Best of all, you’ll be at the conference with 124 other people who know the agony and the ecstasy of teaching the Nernst equation.