Lycoming College students present at neuroscience research symposium

Lycoming College students present at neuroscience research symposium

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Lycoming College biology students Ethan Sellers, Amanda Kinnon, Christopher McAtee and Rory McAtee, accompanied by assistant professor Dr. Mary Morrison, attended the Lehigh Valley Society for Neuroscience Research Symposium at Cedar Crest College on April 21.

Sellers, a recent biology graduate, and Kinnon, a senior biology major, presented a poster with the results of their independent study and honors project titled "Morphological Analysis of Early Cerebellar Development in the Mouse: A Cryosection Study using Multiple Protein Markers." The trip was supported with curriculum enrich funds from the Office of the Provost.

Founded in 1812 and celebrating its bicentennial during the 2011-12 academic year, Lycoming College is a national liberal arts and sciences school dedicated to the undergraduate education of 1,400 students. It offers 35 academic majors and is recognized as a Tier 1 institution by U.S. News & World Report. Located near the banks of the Susquehanna River in Williamsport, Pa., Lycoming is one of the 50 oldest colleges in the nation.

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