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Students for Advancing Neuroscience Discovery and Innovation

Public Profile

About This Organization

Abbreviation(s):
SANDI
Purpose:
Students for Advancing Neuroscience Discovery and Innovation (SANDI), is dedicated to a higher understanding of the human mind and body. Its commitment to discovery, collaboration and developing technologies in the field of neuroscience provides an exciting environment for development, growth, and improvement of undergraduate and graduate research at Texas A&M University. In order to fulfill this purpose SANDI provides an enriched environment, promoting interdisciplinary communication and scientific collaboration for all students interested in neuroscience research at Texas A&M University. SANDI establishes a nourishing environment with the resources necessary to educate, inspire, unite and empower student scientists to unlock scientific mysteries through renewed vigor, creativity and innovation. In addition to scientific advancement amongst the students of Texas A&M, SANDI is committed to the future of scientific funding and discovery. In order to improve this future for neuroscience, SANDI has a responsibility to reach out into the community. It is critical for the public to understand past and current work in neuroscience in order to appreciate the need for support and funding to continue these advances. Similarly, we must prepare for the future by cultivating the minds of our youth. Exposure to the beauty and complexities of the human brain and nervous system will aid in sparking the imaginations of our children. Collectively, SANDI is an organization focused on the perpetual pursuit of education, innovation and unity for advocates of neuroscience within Texas A&M University and beyond.
Year Founded:
2015
Membership Dues:
$5 per year
Admits Members:
All Year
Meeting Locations:
Interdisciplinary Life Sciences Building (ILSB) Auditorium 1105

Public Contact Information

Public Contact Name:
Mabel Terminel
Public Contact E-mail Address:
mabelt19@tamu.edu
Public Contact Phone Number:
(979) 847-2100

Group Contact Information

Organization Web Site:
https://maroonlink.tamu.edu/organization/SANDI
Organization E-mail Address:
tamin.sandi@gmail.com

Organization Associations

Academic Department:
Interdisciplinary Degree Programs

Membership

Approximate membership of the organization:
31-50
Membership policies:
  • Our organization accepts undergraduate students as members
  • Our organization accepts graduate students as members
  • Our organization membership will be required to meet specific GPR requirements
Weekly time committment required of organization members:
0-3 Hours
Membership intake process:
Application Only

Events

Community Service Projects:
Once per semester
Fundraising Events:
Once per semester
Speakers/Lectures:
Three or more times per semester
On-Campus Social Events:
Once per semester
Off-Campus Social Events:
Once per semester
Hosting Conferences:
Once per year
New Member Orientation/Training:
Once per year
Events with Alcohol:
Never
In-State Travel:
Once per semester
Domestic US Travel:
Once per semester
International Travel:
Never