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IMPULSE is the first international, online neuroscience journal for undergraduate publications. Submissions are reviewed by students worldwide under faculty guidance, and articles are immediately published online as they are accepted. If you are interested in becoming a peer reviewer for IMPULSE, please contact us at impulse@appstate.edu.

ISSN: 1934-3361


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Rachel Sledge (App State)

Executive Editor

Zoe Kaplan (App State)

Managing Editor

Elisabeth Moore (App State)

Executive Associate Editor

Hannah Johnson (App State)

Publicity Editor(s)

Meghan Pavelka (App State)

Social Media Specialist

Courtney Quick (App State)

Peer Reviewers

Associate Editor(s)

Sarah Snouse (App State)

Ali Rezaei (Brown)

Laura Gunsalus (Carnegie Mellon University) 

Kate Brokaw (Furman)

Drew Kreuzman (Middlebury)

Stephanie Shields  (Roanoke)

Craig Irving (Salve Regina)

Blake Brown (Simpson)

Micah Watson (Simpson)

Jacob Westerberg (St Olaf)

Rebecca Wood (St Olaf)

Jana Badrani (UCSD)

William Thomas (UCSD)

Pierre Kriek (UFS)

Katarina Swaim (UNC-CH)

Mara Cowan (USC)

Jack Rutland (WFU)

Faculty Advisor(s)

Carlos Aizenman, Ph.D. 
Brown University, USA

Daniel J. Brasier, Ph.D.
Carnegie Mellon University, USA

Jackie Brittingham, Ph.D.
Simpson College, USA

Kim Cronise, Ph.D. 
Middlebury College, USA

Leslie Sargent Jones, Ph.D. 
Appalachian State University, USA HOST SITE

Annelize Landman, M.B., Ch.B. University of the Free State, South Africa

Jeremy Loebach, Ph.D. 
St. Olaf College, USA

David Nichols, Ph.D. 
Roanoke College, USA

Marsha Penner, Ph.D. 
University of North Carolina-Chapel Hill, USA

Jaime A. Pineda, Ph.D. 
University of California, San Diego, USA

Wayne Silver, Ph.D. 
Wake Forest University, USA

Deanna Smith, Ph.D. 
University of South Carolina, USA

Steven Symington, Ph.D. 
Salve Regina University, USA

Victoria Turgeon, Ph.D. 
Furman University, USA