Old Westbury News

CSTEP Students Awarded for Research at Annual Conference

Students with CSTEP award
Once again SUNY Old Westbury’s Collegiate Science Technology Entry Program (CSTEP) student researchers have returned from the Annual CSTEP Conference with good news. Approximately 550 CSTEP students and staff from more than forty colleges and universities from New York State participated in the 24nd Annual CSTEP Statewide Student Conference held in April

Participate in the 2016 Brain Awareness Video Contest

Create an educational video about the brain for the 2016 Brain Awareness Video Contest. Demonstrate a neuroscience concept through animation, song, skit, or any other creative approach. Get your community excited about neuroscience and put your creative skills to work — you could win $1,000 and a trip to Neuroscience 2016! Anyone can enter, and you can work on a video by yourself or in a group. Top videos will be featured on SfN.org and BrainFacts.org and recognized at Neuroscience 2016.  Submissions are due June 16 — start working on your video today!

SUNY Old Westbury, Brookhaven National Lab ‘Maintain Momentum’ with My Brother’s Keeper Event, Part II

Student participants view 3D printer

As part of an ongoing "My Brother's Keeper" collaboration, SUNY Old Westbury and Brookhaven Lab hosted local students to expose them to the skills and tools needed to advance to postsecondary education or training, and to see for themselves the possibilities their futures might hold.