University of St. Thomas

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University of St. Thomas

Event(s) Summary

Number of Events Organized During Brain Awareness Week:




Type of Events Held:

  • Exhibit

Target Audiences:

  • University students

Approximate Number of People Reached:


Details of Major Brain Awareness Week Events/Activities:

We had a series of tables on various themes related to the brain. We had activities and information available at each table.

Event Planning & Publicity

Publicity Methods Used:

  • Emails
  • Posters/Flyers
  • Social Media


Of the Dana Foundation publications/resources distributed at your event(s), if any, please indicate the three most popular. Please choose up to three. If "other," please indicate below:

  • Q&A: Answering Your Questions About Brain Research
  • It’s Mindboggling!
  • BAW Pencils and Erasers

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

  • BAW Logos

Feedback & Keys to Success

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

It developed a stronger sense of community among the NSCI faculty and students. It also raised awareness of best practices for a healthy brain: sleep exercise, stress-reduction, etc.

Contact Information

Contact Name:

Sarah Hankerson

Contact Phone:


Contact Email:

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