2022 Atlanta Brain Bee Winners

Meet the Atlanta Brain Bee Winners! It is our great pleasure to announce the winners of the 2022 Atlanta Brain Bee contest. We were truly amazed by the caliber, tenacity, and the breadth of knowledge possessed by our young competitors. 1st Our champion, Sridhanya Muppala, is a junior at Walton High School in Marietta, Georgia. Her spark in neuroscience ignited when she attended the summer classes at the International … Read more

‘Your Brain On Bugs’ Booth, Atlanta Science Festival 2022

The Forger Lab presented their CBN sponsored booth “Your Brain On Bugs” at the Atlanta Science Festival Expo this year. The booth was used to educate the public about the contributions of the microbiota to brain development, highlighting our own research at GSU. We had a blast! Attendees lined up to participate in our hands-on activity, in … Read more

Henry Shen, Winner of the 2019 Atlanta Brain Bee, Places Fourth in the National Brain Bee

We are pleased to announce that Henry Shen of Oak Ridge, TN, represented Georgia in the National Brain Bee Competition in March of this year. Henry placed first out of 17 competitors at our February 9 competition at Emory University. Following his preparations including tutoring with our Brain Bee volunteers, Henry competed against 55 other competitors … Read more