Why Neuroscience? Find out March 15th!

posted Mar 6, 2012, 11:44 AM by Erica McKenzie

The annual "Why Neuroscience?" event will be taking place 

on Thursday, March 15th from 6:00pm-9:00pm in the Jeanne 

Timmins auditorium at the Montreal Neurological Institute 

(3801 rue University). Although the event is primarily focused 

on introducing students to the realm of neuroscience, the talks 

should be of interest to all! Several speakers have been invited 

to discuss their research and why they love the field. Refreshments 

will be served, and we hope to see you there!


MCAT Kaplan Course Auction ends at Midnight!

posted Feb 12, 2012, 1:29 PM by Erica McKenzie   [ updated Feb 12, 2012, 1:31 PM ]

This is a reminder that the auction is finishing tonight at midnight
We will still be verifying accounts today, so it's not too late to participate. 
This is your chance to get an MCAT course for cheap! 

Account verification:

Bid at:

Kaplan MCAT Prep Couse Auction!! Ends at 12AM February 13th!

posted Jan 31, 2012, 7:24 PM by Erica McKenzie   [ updated Jan 31, 2012, 7:27 PM ]

NUM is auctioning off a Kaplan MCAT preparatory course, valued at $1999 
on the Kaplan website! Auction starts at 12:00 AM EST, January 30th, 2012 and lasts until 12:00 AM EST, February 13th, 2012. Bids start at only $700 -- bid for your chance at this great opportunity!

The course being auctioned may be redeemed at any time desired by the winner. Further instructions for bidding may be found on the website above. Please direct any questions regarding this event to, or directly to Jeongho Peter Lyu (VP Fundraising) at Thank you!

Neuroscience Clothing!

posted Nov 16, 2011, 5:49 PM by Erica McKenzie   [ updated Nov 16, 2011, 5:50 PM ]

At long last, the McGill Neuroscience clothing has arrived! 
If you ordered a hoodie, you can pick it up during office hours:
TOMORROW 11:30-1 
FRIDAY 11:30-1 and 3:30-5

The NUM office is located in 1B22, Burnside Basement. 
Unfortunately, there was a manufacturing error with the sweatpants, 
so those orders are still on the way! 

Looking forward to seeing everyone rocking their gear and representing NSCI! 

Neuroscience Wine & Cheese!

posted Oct 27, 2011, 7:28 PM by Erica McKenzie   [ updated Oct 27, 2011, 7:34 PM ]

Hello All!

NUM will be holding their annual Wine and Cheese on November 8th at 6:30pm in Thomson House
This is the perfect opportunity to get to know professors, ask any questions you may have, 
and get informed about current research! Hope to see you all there!


Tickets will be sold the week of October 31 to Nov 4th
at the NUM office in Burnside Basement 1B22
from 11:30-1:30 M/W/F
and from 12:00-1:00 Tues/Thurs 

Presale tickets will be $5, and then $8 at the door.

Professors attending:
- Ian Gold
- Amir Shmuel
- Jeffrey Mogil
- Cathy Bushnell
- Artur Kania
- David Stellwagen
- Kathleen Cullen
- Rick Roy
- Maria Rajah
- Monroe Cohen
- Evan Balaban
- Maria Pompeiano
- Ryan Bouma
- Jens Pruessner
- Joseph Dent
- Gerald Pollack
- Joe Makkerh

Neuroscience Meet and Greet!

posted Sep 19, 2011, 6:36 PM by Karina Moïn-Darbari

THIS THURSDAY, 5:30 pm at Gerts!

Se the Events section for more info!

Why Neuroscience?!

posted Mar 28, 2011, 6:07 PM by Karina Moïn-Darbari

Who should come?
Everyone who's interested in applying for an undergraduate degree in NEUROSCIENCE, especially freshman!

We know you're busy and finals are impending, but WHY should you come out?
Neuroscience is one of the newest degrees at McGill, created 4 years ago. To tell you more about neuroscience in general, we have 5 wonderful speakers (an assortment of profs, researchers, and important neuro people!). Our interdisciplinary advisor, Ryan Bouma, will also be there for any questions!
So if you are interested or considering neuroscience as a degree, you should definitely come!
P.S. There will be food!

April 1st, 4:30 - 7:30 pm

Jeanne Timmins Amphitheater @ the MNI (Montreal Neurological Institute)

See the attached poster for more info!

posted Mar 17, 2011, 3:41 AM by Seqian Wang   [ updated Mar 18, 2011, 8:00 PM by Karina Moïn-Darbari ]

Post Midterm Party!

posted Mar 15, 2011, 5:39 AM by Karina Moïn-Darbari

This Friday, we will be holding a Post-Midterm Party!!. Click on the link for more info!

NUM Elections

posted Mar 9, 2011, 3:55 PM by Seqian Wang   [ updated Mar 9, 2011, 5:09 PM ]

All the information and relevant documents about upcoming elections can be found here:
We wish you the best of luck in your campaign!

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