Centro Universitario del Norte, Universidad de Guadalajara

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Centro Universitario del Norte, Universidad de Guadalajara

Event(s) Summary

Number of Events Organized During Brain Awareness Week:




Type of Events Held:

  • Brain Fair
  • Conference/Forum
  • Exhibit
  • Lab Tour

Target Audiences:

  • Elementary school students (1-5)
  • General Public
  • High school students (9-12)
  • Middle school students (6-8)
  • University students

Approximate Number of People Reached:


Details of Major Brain Awareness Week Events/Activities:

-Visits and demonstrations in the research laboratories by elementary, middle, and high school students.
-Four lectures by recognized scientist
-Presentation of three research posters
-Presentation of nineteen education/diffusion posters
-Evaluation of posters by visiting students

Event Planning & Publicity

Publicity Methods Used:

  • Advertisements
  • Emails
  • Posters/Flyers
  • Website


What downloadable materials from the Foundation did you use for your events?

  • Puzzles: Grades K-2
  • Puzzles: Grades 3-5
  • Puzzles: Grades 6-8
  • Puzzles: Grades 9-12
  • Adults' Fact Sheets
  • Kids' Fact Sheets Grades 3-5

What other downloadable materials would you like the Foundation to provide?

  • Activities/Experiments

Which BAW graphic materials did you use in publicizing your events?

  • Brain Awareness Week Logos

Feedback & Keys to Success

How do you feel BAW participation benefited your organization and the local community?

-Has been useful to create awareness about the importance of brain health.
-Remarked the importance of performing basic research in our institution.

Please share any suggestions or lessons learned that may help others plan future events:

Always have a plan B in case of logistics do not go as planned

Event Photos

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Elementary school students attending demonstrations

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Demonstrations by graduate students

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Visit to research laboratory by middle school students

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Viewing posters created by undergraduate and graduate students

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Demonstration of nerve tissues to high school students

Contact Information

BAW Website:


Contact Name:

Alvaro Munoz

Contact Phone:


Contact Email:


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