First day and great day. Please venture over to the Theme H posters on display til Sunday. In today’s funding climate, it’s great to see an emphasis on teaching and the history of our field. There are different teaching modalities for different demographics and that is the key to success.

As for science, the clocks symposium was intriguing because people are finally getting optogenetics in the biological clock to work! And they work not just on one gene or protein but the entire system affecting neuron output and behavior. Golly, it was impressive!

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