Biology 202
2003 First Web Reports
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Neurobiology and Behavior, 2003

Students were expected, in lieu of a midterm examination, to select a topic of interest to them and write a short paper based on exploration of materials available on the web. As elsewhere on Serendip, these are intended not as the final word on any topic but rather as expressions of the interests and perspectives of individuals and as windows to available information and perspectives available elsewhere.

Alanna AlbanoThrough Different Eyes: How People with Autism Experience the World
Nupur ChaudhuryAttention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder
Michelle ColemanA Critical investigation of the etiology of Developmental Dyslexia:
Elizabeth DamoreCocaine and the Nervous System
Sarah FeidtOf Two Minds
Kathleen FlanneryEcstasy, the Brain, and the Media
Erin FulchieroWhere am I Going? Where Have I Been: Spatial Cognition and Navigation.
Andy GreenbergComing To Terms With Free Will
Clarissa GriebelWhy? The Neuroscience of Suicide": Further Research into the Effect of Serotonin on the Brain in Suicide Patients
Stephanie HabelowTerrorists: How different are they?
Nicole JackmanAvian Song Control
Laurel JacksonBradykinesia
Christine KaminskiThe Placebo Effect: Redefining the Role of the Mind
Katherine LaFranceOrpheus unraveled? A conversation on sound and brain function
Alexandra LippmanThe Neurophysiology of Sleep and Dreams
Marissa LitmanAsperger's Syndrome: What is it and What Happens Now???
Tiffany LitvineSexual Differentiation and its Effects on Sexual Orientation
Luz MartinezHow can observed behavior differences in individuals with Williams syndrome help explain brain organization in normal brains?
Kat McCormickBrain Plasticity
Danielle McManusPathways of Pain and Possibility: The Dysfunction of Migraine Headache
Nicole MegatulskiReality versus Fiction: The Mysterious Illness Schizophrenia
Shanti MikkilineniThe Correlation between Thinking and Consciousness
Student ContributorAnxiety Disorders
Melissa OsorioThe Controversy over Stem Cells and Parkinson's Disease
Patricia PalermoRight Before My Very Eyes
Neesha PatelThe Spirit Molecule (DMT): An Endogenous Psychoactive
Geoff PollittFrom Entropy to Avalanching Sand Piles: Important implications for thinking about 'normal' human behavior
Priya RaghavanLocked-In Syndrome: Giving Thought The Power Of Action?
C. RichardsThe Coorelation between Drug Tolerance and the Environment
Annabella RutiglianoPredestined Serial Killers
Grace ShinThe "Mozart Effect"- Real or just a hoax?
Rachel SingerGaucher Disease: A Rarity in Three Types
Kate ShinerAutism: A Lack of the I-function?
Arunjot SinghStress, Sports and Performance
Clare SmigaNeurobiofeedback: The Latest Treatment for Migraines
Cordelia StearnsPANDAS: A link between strep throat and OCD
Neela Thirugnanam"Listening to Prozac" : The dangers behind the siren's seductive call
Amelia TurnbullGuillain-Barre Syndrome
Nia TurnerMultiple Sclerosis
Ellinor WagnerHelen Keller: A Medical Marvel or Evidence of the I-Function?

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