Announcements Archive

The Neural Links Between Voice and Thought

Junior behavioral biology major Jessica Dure has started a project to better reveal how communicative capabilities affect brain organization and evolution toward more advanced thinking. She is studying these linkages in Melopsittacus parrots, formally known as budgerigars and nicknamed budgies or parakeets. Read more about her research in the Spring 2022 issue of Arts & Sciences Magazine. 

Privacy or Prevention?

Privacy or Prevention?
How willing are young people to engage in phone-based “digital contact tracing” to curb the pandemic? Sophomore Lauren Maytin discusses research on the topic in the Spring 2021 issue of Arts & Sciences Magazine. She helped develop a survey given to more […]

Behavioral Biology Departmental Honors

Congratulations to the following Behavioral Biology students who have completed all requirements for Behavioral Biology Departmental Honors!! Katherine Armenta Jessica Montoya Paige Upright Talia Feingold Edward Yin Tiffany Wong

DREAMS 2021: Thursday and Friday, April 22 and 23

Join HOUR (the Hopkins Office for Undergraduate Research) as we celebrate undergraduate projects in the form of posters, presentations, demonstrations, performances and more! This event is open to all members […]


Yoko Yamashita, a junior in Behavioral Biology was awarded a President Undergraduate Research Award (PURA) for 2020 – 2021. Congrats Yoko!!