Two of the seven primary goals of all Nu Rho Psi chapters are:
increase public awareness of neuroscience and its benefits for the individual and society and…
- encourage service to the community.
In a recent post in NEURONLINE – the Society for Neuroscience, their is a description of the outreach programming that was developed at Carnegie Mellon University by Meredith Schmehl (currently a Ph.D. candidate at Duke University). The program was featured at the 2018 SFN meeting and in the video of the SFN workshop presentation – Bringing a Student-Run Outreach program to Your Institution.
Here is the link to the NEURONLINE article: Start and Lead a Student Outreach Group at Your Institution
If your chapter has developed some successful outreach programs, consider sharing them with the Nu Rho Psi Council . Remember, chapters may apply for annual activity grants for co-curricular programs associated with the annual Nu Rho Psi theme.
The 2019-2020 Theme is Brain/Machine Interfaces