Over the coming years it is intended that WICN will reconfigure the neuroscience research groups in Wales to develop sustainable research collaborations and establish a cross-university graduate school.
WICN will engage the public more broadly through numerous public seminar series, school presentations, and outreach programmes for schoolchildren and young adults in Wales, with the goal of explaining the significance and potential of studying the brain and providing guidance about how this can lead to career opportunities in this vital area.
Adrian Burgess and Andy Parrott (Swansea) have presented further work in the area of substance abuse as the very first empirical findings from any study to be funded by WICN.
The WICN aims to enhance the lives of people in Wales by making information and resources available to both individuals and organisations about the mystery and miracle that is our brain.
Adrian Burgess and Andy Parrott (Swansea) have presented further work in the area of substance abuse as the first empirical findings from any study to be funded by WICN
. In their study, drug-free cannabis/Ecstasy users were assessed on two memory tasks.
"We couldn't do it without them,'' said WICN's general manager Gerry Weston.
WICN -- located downtown in a nice space in the Printers' Building at 50 Portland St.
A number of WICN hosts past and present will be on hand.
WICN calls itself "Jazz + For New England,'' reflecting its emphasis of jazz programming.
From the late 1970s into the '80s, Lynch was one of the hosts of WICN's "Positive Noise,'' which won a loyal following of fans of alternative rock.
WICN was founded in 1969 and officially went on the air in 1970 as Worcester's Inter-Collegiate Network (WICN), joining The College of the Holy Cross and Worcester Polytechnic Institute with other local colleges.
For the WICN
concert at Tuckerman Hall, she'll play arrangements of classic numbers as well as the new numbers.