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Happening People: Max Plank Welcomes New Public Communications Director, Katie Edwards

Happening People: Max Plank Welcomes New Public Communications Director, Katie Edwards

The Max Planck Florida Institute for Neuroscience (MPFI) is pleased to welcome Katie Edwards as the Head of Public Communications. In her new role, Edwards will manage all internal and external communications for MPFI, the only North American location of the global research organization which has 84 institutes throughout Europe.      Prior to joining MPFI, […]

BALLET PALM BEACH Announces Upcoming Dance Events for Children and Teens

BALLET PALM BEACH Announces Upcoming Dance Events for Children and Teens

Colleen Smith, Artistic Director of Ballet Palm Beach recently announced several upcoming dance events for children and teens presented by the highly acclaimed professional ballet company. “Ongoing engagement with the younger generation is one of the critical missions of Ballet Palm Beach,” says Smith. “Along with the performance and training opportunities that we offer young aspiring dancers through […]

Palm Beach County to Conduct Aerial Spraying for Mosquitoes in Jupiter Farms and Glades Areas Saturday Evening

Palm Beach County to Conduct Aerial Spraying for Mosquitoes in Jupiter Farms and Glades Areas Saturday Evening

The Palm Beach County Division of Mosquito Control will be conducting aerial spraying beginning at sunset on Saturday, September 29, weather permitting. The planned coverage area of approximately 82,000 acres will target populated areas in and near Jupiter Farms and the Glades communities. West Nile Virus has been confirmed in two sentinel chickens in Jupiter […]

MPFI Welcomes 70 Students to Career Day

MPFI Welcomes 70 Students to Career Day

The Max Planck Florida Institute for Neuroscience (MPFI) hosted 70 local high school students and their teachers for Career Day, which took place on Saturday, September 15, 2018. Students and teachers enjoyed tours of MPFI facilities, a luncheon with scientists, and an interactive question and answer session. The 2018 panelists were Dr. Lesly Colgan, Dr. […]

Rep. Brian Mast Visits Max Planck Florida

Rep. Brian Mast Visits Max Planck Florida

Scientists from the Max Planck Florida Institute for Neuroscience provided Congressman Brian Mast and his 8-year-old son Magnum with a behind-the-scenes tour of their Jupiter, Florida based headquarters on Tuesday, August 14. Rep. Mast meet with MPFI CEO & Scientific Director David Fitzpatrick, were given hands-on demonstrations with brain researchers, and toured MPFI’s machine shop […]

ACC Holds Food Drive for Shelter Pets

ACC Holds Food Drive for Shelter Pets

Due to the recent influx of pets coming into the main animal shelter, Palm Beach County Animal Care & Control – in partnership with Palm Beach County Fire Rescue – is holding a food drive to help feed pets residing at the shelter and in foster homes. The shelter is asking the community for help […]