BIGS News

We did it again! – BIGS Neuroscience Brains on Fire at 12th Bonn Firmenlauf

September 21, 2018 · by students

Firmenlauf 2018 was a great success! Thanks to all the participants.

Student Retreat 2017 in Bacharacch

July 30, 2018 · by paunica.bartisch

This year´s BIGS Neuroscience student retreat was a great success! Again, the students had the chance to get feedback on their research, discover more about the different projects going on in Bonn and spark fiery scientific debates with other PhD students. The retreat incorporated posters, presentations, and “lightning” presentations… Read more »

BIGS Neuroscience Brains on Fire at 11th Bonn Firmenlauf

· by paunica.bartisch

Even the rain that teemed down on the evening could not dampen the spirit of our BIGS Neuroscience Brains on Fire. Our team had a lot of fun running the 5.7 km in the Bonner Rheinaue on September 14, 2017.

Workshop in Microscopy and Quantitative Histology in 2018

July 17, 2018 · by paunica.bartisch

University of Bonn and the Bonn International Graduate School (BIGS) PhD Program The goal of this workshop is to combine formalized lectures on the principles of microscopy and quantitative histology (stereology) with practical sessions on the use of confocal microscopes… Read more »

Workshop in Microscopy and Quantitative Histology in 2017

August 22, 2017 · by paunica.bartisch

University of Bonn and the Bonn International Graduate Studies (BIGS) Program The goal of this workshop is to combine formalized lectures on the principles of microscopy and quantitative histology (stereology) with practical sessions on the use of confocal microscopes and… Read more »

1st BIGS Neuroscience Summer School 2017

April 24, 2017 · by paunica.bartisch

1st BIGS Neuroscience Summer School BONN, 15 – 24 May, 2017 The aim of this summer school is to provide a systematic introduction to central topics in neuroscience. Key topics: Molecular Biology and Genetics, Cellular and Developmental Neuroscience, Disease and… Read more »

3rd Career Talks at the Bonn Brain 3 Conference

March 7, 2017 · by paunica.bartisch

Are you working towards a degree but you are unsure what to do with it later on the job market? Maybe you don’t even know what it means to pursue a scientific career and what your chances are? Or are… Read more »

3rd Bonn Brain 3 Conference

January 20, 2017 · by paunica.bartisch

The annual Bonn Brain3 meeting is coming closer, and will take place on March 15 – 17, 2017. Incorporating the SFB1089 international meeting allowed us to recruit a very impressive lineup of speakers, which you will find in the preliminary… Read more »

Effective and Dynamic Scientific Presentations

November 29, 2016 · by paunica.bartisch

A 2-day workshop, where the focus lies on performance, delivery, and effective messaging of scientific presentations. The workshop is geared toward researchers with presentation experience who would like to uncover and improve the effectiveness of their individual presentation style so… Read more »

Neuroimaging Techniques Course – Winter 2017

November 7, 2016 · by paunica.bartisch

Winter course – January 13 – 25, 2017 at the Max Planck Florida Institute for Neuroscience. This is an intensive and comprehensive laboratory-oriented course focusing on applying imaging techniques to neuroscience research. Participants will gain exposure to modern imaging tools… Read more »

Workshop in Microscopy and Quantitative Histology

September 15, 2016 · by paunica.bartisch

University of Bonn and the Bonn International Graduate Studies (BIGS) Program The goal of this workshop is to combine formalized lectures on the principles of microscopy and quantitative histology (stereology) with practical sessions on the use of confocal microscopes and… Read more »

Pub Crawl with IMPRS

March 17, 2016 · by students

Together with the IMPRS for brain and behavior applicants, we had a small pub crawl through Bonn on March 15th. Nice people, good conversations and of course some drinks and food made it an awesome evening!

Neuroimaging Techniques

October 30, 2015 · by paunica.bartisch

Neuroimaging Techniques This is an intensive and comprehensive laboratory-oriented course focusing on applying imaging techniques to neuroscience research. The objective of this imaging course is to gain exposure to modern imaging tools from principle optics to applications in modern neuroscience.

Bonn Brain3 – The general meeting of the Bonn Neuroscience Community on 16 – 18 March 2016

October 15, 2015 · by paunica.bartisch

Bonn Brain3 – The general meeting of the Bonn Neuroscience Community on 16 – 18 March 2016 in the research center caesar, Bonn, Germany After the great success of the first Bonn Brain3 meeting, and the many positive comments we… Read more »

Workshop in Microscopy and Quantitative Histology

September 30, 2015 · by paunica.bartisch

University of Bonn and the Bonn International Graduate Studies (BIGS) Program The goal of this workshop is to combine formalized lectures on the principles of microscopy and quantitative histology (stereology) with practical sessions on the use of microscopes and post-acquisition… Read more »

BIGS Neuroscience Student Symposium 2015

June 24, 2015 · by students

We are happy to announce that from 16th till the 18th of November, our very first BIGS Neuroscience Student Symposium will take place on Diez, Germany. In this event, students from BIGS will present their projects in either short talks or posters. Additionally,… Read more »

New Sonderforschungsbereich in Neuroscience

December 22, 2014 · by grace

A new Sonderforschungsbereich (SFB 1089) in Neuroscience at the University Bonn is sponsored by the German Research Foundation (Deutsche Forschungsgemeinschaft, DFG)! Read more in the press release »

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5th Bonn Brain3 in 2019

January 1, 1970 · · University of Bonn Main Building

The annual Bonn Brain3 conference will take place on March 25 – 27, 2019. We are looking forward to the posters that BIGS Neuroscience students will present at the poster sessions. The meeting will again feature a Young Investigator Session,… Read more »

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