HARNETT LAB NEWS

 

November 8, 2016 - Mark elected to the Allen Institute's Next Generation Leaders Council

 

October 13, 2016 - wearing your heart on your sleeve (kind of)

S1 adult mouse barrel cortex dendritic rec...

S1 adult mouse barrel cortex dendritic rec...

...transformed into the height of fashion via the wonders of the internet.

...transformed into the height of fashion via the wonders of the internet.

 

October 1, 2016 - Jakob officially joins the lab! 

and we yet again forget to take a picture...

 

August 16, 2016 - lou de-noises

Or maybe he's concerned about the NSA stealing his ideas...

Or maybe he's concerned about the NSA stealing his ideas...

 

August 3, 2016 - last day of Quique's summer program!

You couldn't possibly ask for more from a summer student.  Quique was nothing short of fantastic.

You couldn't possibly ask for more from a summer student.  Quique was nothing short of fantastic.

So we ate bulgogi to celebrate a job well done!

So we ate bulgogi to celebrate a job well done!

Must grill more...

Must grill more...

July 15, 2016 - mark becomes the Fred and Carole Middleton Career Development Assistant Professor!

July 1, 2016 - Harnett lab retreat at Mark's house

BBQ, beverages, and badminton.

BBQ, beverages, and badminton.

Time for some science...

Time for some science...

Enough science!

Enough science!

Vardhan takes a well deserved rest.

Vardhan takes a well deserved rest.

Lou lays out his thesis project.

Lou lays out his thesis project.

...more games!

...more games!

June 15, 2016 - The lab is awarded MIT research support committee funding through the NEC Corporation Fund for Research in Computers and Communications!

Thank you School of Science and NEC!

 

June 9, 2016 - Brain and cognitive sciences departmental retreat in Newport, RI

The Harnett Lab on walkabout in the streets of Newport.

The Harnett Lab on walkabout in the streets of Newport.

Vardhan enjoying the vistas.

Vardhan enjoying the vistas.

Looking for shade...

Looking for shade...

Derrick notices Mateo taking his picture.

Derrick notices Mateo taking his picture.

Derrick, Quique, and Mark on the cliffwalk.

Derrick, Quique, and Mark on the cliffwalk.

Marie also enjoying the cliffwalk.

Marie also enjoying the cliffwalk.

King Lou attempts to command the denizens of the sea to do his bidding.

King Lou attempts to command the denizens of the sea to do his bidding.

"You ready Derrick?"

"You ready Derrick?"

"I was born ready."

"I was born ready."

Lobster boil!!!

Lobster boil!!!

 

May 25, 2016 - Marie, Lukas and Derrick enjoying the spring weather

Lunch on the terrace.

Lunch on the terrace.

 

april 26, 2016 - the never-ending fussball struggle continues

Intensity and competitive spirit - we got those.

Intensity and competitive spirit - we got those.

Handwriting skills - not so much.

Handwriting skills - not so much.

 

April 19, 2016 - Marie's rotation dinner

Mateo poses for the camera.

Mateo poses for the camera.

"Why a spoon?"

"Why a spoon?"

Derrick and Vardhan ponder then menu.

Derrick and Vardhan ponder then menu.

"Because its dull!"

"Because its dull!"

April 9, 2016 - Party at Mark's house to celebrate lou joining the lab!

It was too cold outside to BBQ...

It was too cold outside to BBQ...

It wasn't too cold for bocce though!

It wasn't too cold for bocce though!

A good time was had by all!

A good time was had by all!

...so we had tacos and tortas from Tenoch!

...so we had tacos and tortas from Tenoch!

There was copious trash talking.

There was copious trash talking.