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Art and Brains in Ashland

Northwest Noggin presents:  five talented artists from PNCA made a five hour drive to southern Oregon, to introduce arts projects they had developed during collaborative summer outreach with Psychology and Neuroscience students from PSU, WSU Vancouver and OHSU, that offer insight into how our brains work… Rebecca Carlisle, Mareika Glenn, Ivy Loughborough, Kathryn MacAnalley,…

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Summer Outreach

NW Noggin outreach volunteers have put together multiple summer programs.  Stay tuned for upcoming opportunities! EXPLORE WHAT’S NEXT:  Noggin Events Calendar EXPLORE WHAT HAPPENED:  Noggin Bloggin In summer 2016 we worked with 150 students at Skyview High School in Vancouver, Washington… We sourced funding for five undergraduate participants from PSU, WSU Vancouver and…

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Protecting Noggins @ the Newmark

We gathered quite a crowd of volunteers at the Newmark Theater in downtown Portland this week, to staff our outreach table, assist the OHSU Brain Institute in collecting surveys, and listen to a remarkable lecture by Robert Stern, an expert on brain injuries and sports at Boston University… Dr. Stern was featured in a…

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Neurophilosophy @ the Newmark

Once again, thanks to the generosity of the OHSU Brain Institute, we brought our busy outreach volunteers to an extraordinary lecture by Patricia Churchland at the Newmark Theater in downtown Portland this week… We staffed another NW Noggin table, and had great fun introducing theater-goers to the creative joys of building pipe cleaner…

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A full day of brains at OMSI

And a full house of NW Noggin volunteers, including Grace Hoinowski, Brittany Wouden, Chelsey Anderson, Sarah Neveux, Angela Morrelli, Angela Johnson, and Max Neideigh from WSU Vancouver, and Sarah Loftus, Lauren Wilgus, Amanda Yancy, Julian Rodriguez, Aldair Rodriguez, Alex Voigt, Allie Clark, Austin Howard, and Sam DeLuche from PSU… We…

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NW Noggin wins RACC grant!

NW Noggin was just awarded a Regional Arts & Culture Council grant to support participation by art students from PNCA, PSU and WSU-V in summer 2014 outreach efforts! This will allow us to better support art students who collaborate with science graduates and undergraduates in developing art activities aimed at…

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