National College Nicolae Balcescu

Organized by:
National College Nicolae Balcescu

Participating Organizations:

Dana Foundation, Federation of European Neuroscience Societies

Event(s) Summary

Number of Events Organized During Brain Awareness Week:




Type of Events Held:

  • Exhibit
  • Other
  • School Program
  • Symposium
  • Other: Brain Bee competition
  • Other: Neuroset competition

Target Audiences:

  • General Public
  • High School students(9-12)
  • Middle school students(6-8)

Approximate Number of People Reached:


Details of Major Brain Awareness Week Events/Activities:

12 March 2018 Brain facts – exhibition of student’s posters selected from website 13 March 2018 Neuroset – a live neuroscience competition for 7th grade students about human brain and sense 14 March 2018 BAW posters: posters with neural pathways involved in brain disorders: Parkinson, Alzheimer, schizophrenia, depression and anxiety 15 March 2018 Smart brains – students was tested by a computer program that tests musical and visuospatial skills, designed as a test for working memory 16 march 2018 Memory, the time in your brain – a lecture for teachers and students about electrophysiology and molecular mechanisms of memory. 17 March 2018 Romanian Brain Bee – the winners of local Brain Bee competition attended the live neuroscience competition for 9th to 12th grade students. Local competition will be held online in 11 february 2018 on the website

Event Planning & Publicity

Publicity Methods Used:

  • Posters/Flyers
  • Press Release/Media Advisory
  • Website

Which of These Publicity Methods Was The Most Successful?

facebook website


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

  • BAW Certificate of Participation

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

  • BAW Logos
  • BAW Poster
  • BAW Web site banner

Feedback & Keys to Success

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

It’s a good oportunity to involve students into interesting activities and neuroscience competition

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

Keep your enthusiasm and stay sharp

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Event Photos

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Contact Information

BAW Website:

Contact Name:

Cristian Gurzu

Contact Phone:


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