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Graduate student Danielle jones visits japan for summer research collaboration 2017

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GRADUATE STUDENT CODY RUIZ VISITS JAPAN FOR SUMMER RESEARCH COLLABORATION 2016

Week Ten - The Final Week

Cody bids farewell to the PRI and travels to Tokyo for the closing ceremony. Read about the final week of his Japan experience here!

Week Nine- August 17

Cody's last week at the PRI ends with a bang! Read about week nine here!

Week Eight - August 10

More science and visits to the ancient cities of Nara and Osaka. Read about week eight here!

Week Seven - August 3

The lab work continues and Cody gives a guest lecture at Kyushu University. Read all about it!

Week Six - July 26

Cody is learning new skills, gives us a lesson on life, and visits Nagoya. Read about his sixth week here!

Week Five - July 19

The lab work is on track and Cody learns about zazen. Read about his work and experiences here!

Week Four - July 5

Cody learns new lab techniques as his research progresses and it looks like he finally got that hair cut. Read all about Cody's fourth week here!

Week Three - June 28

Cody is hard at work at the Primate Research Center and also visits the Japan Monkey Center! Read about his third week in Japan here

Week Two - June 21

Cody arrives at the Primate Research Institute and hits the ground running with new lab techniques. Read Cody's second blog post here!

Week One - June 14

Cody arrives in Japan, attends orientation for NSF EAPSI recipients, enjoys a homestay with a Japanese family, and travels to Inuyama. Read more about Cody's first week!

 

Graduate student andrew kramer tells us about the tales that teeth tell

MA student Andrew Kramer shares his progress on his Master's thesis research here!

GRADUATE STUDENT DEXTER ZIRKLE UNRAVELS THE MYSTERY OF THE ANTERIOR INFERIOR ILIAC SPINE

PhD student Dexter Zirkle tells us about his Master's thesis research here!

Graduate Student Emily munger visits Japan for summer Research Collaboration

Week One - June 15

Tired but excited, Emily arrives in Japan for a brief homestay visit with a family during orientation. Read more about Emily's first week in Japan. 

Week Two - June 22 

Emily arrives at the Primate Research Institute in Inuyama and meets Dr. Nakamura and the marmosets. Read more about Emily's second week in Japan.

Week Three - June 29 

Emily begins her research project, which involves training young and old marmosets to participate in learning and memory tasks. Read more about Emily's third week in Japan.

Week Four - July 6

Research training continues with the marmosets, and Emily enjoys the weekend by exploring the nearby town of Nagoya. Read more about Emily's fourth week in Japan.

Week Five - July 13

Research is progressing with additional marmosets joining the project, and Emily experiences ramen. Read more about Emily's fifth week in Japan. 

Week Six - July 20

More progress with the marmosets, the Congress of the Primate Society of Japan, and more! Read about Emily's exciting sixth week in Japan.

Week Seven - July 27

The marmosets are working hard and Emily finds magical fruit! Read all about her seventh week in Japan here.

Week Eight - August 3

The research continues, amazing fireworks, and more. Read about Emily's travels here.

Week Nine- August 10

The marmosets are hard at work and Emily gets to see some sights- read all about it here!

FINAL POST!!

The bittersweet ending to a thrilling experience- read about it here!

GRADUATE STUDENT MORGAN CHANEY REPORTED FROM THE JUNGLE AS HE CONDUCTED HIS THESIS RESEARCH

Learning to Live, or Living to Learn?