Benefits of Becoming Involved!

Leadership Opportunities:

Membership in Synapse offer students many opportunities to develop their leadership potential. Synapse provide training in the principles of leadership, as each member is actively involved in decision making processes. Students are encouraged to utilize their leadership talents both on and off campus.

Alumni Networking:

Synapse maintains active alumni relationships, which offer amazing opportunities for career networking and mentoring. This assists members in attaining their academic potential.

Social and Recreational Involvement

Many of your fondest college memories will be developed through social interaction. Synapse provides the chance to make new friends and have fun. Examples of our activities include Brain Awareness Week (coming up in November), community service with the North Chicago Outreach program, conferences, and Student Symposium, just to name a few…

2016-2017 Synapse Executive Board

Rosemary Thomas ’18: Co-President

Alex Blumfelt ’17: Co-President

Krista Meuli ’18: Vice President

Aasimah Tanveer ’18: Treasurer

Rachel Domijancic ’18: Director of Communications and Records

Michael Buabeng  ’19: Director of Programming

Mohini Verma ’18: Web Manager

Brain Awareness Week Committee

  • Chisomo Miwale ’19
  • Simon Kotto ’19
  • Tiffany Davis ’18
  • Danielle Shaw ’17

Seminar and Outreach Board

  • Parth Tank ’18
  • Ayesha Quarishi ’19
  • Olivia Dellomodarme ’19
  • Trevor Buhr ’18

Synapse Elders

  • Sarah Chiren ’16
  • Saul Bello Rojas ’16
  • Cam Gudmundson ’17