Past Events

Fri, May 21 2021
City College of San Francisco Biosymposium

The City College of San Francisco (CCSF) BioSymposium celebrates the work of CCSF Biotechnology students and connects them with the broader science community at the end of each semester. This is a great opportunity to support budding scientists and to talk with future interns/employees in science. If you are looking to start a career in biotech/bioscience this is the place to learn more about the CCSF Biotechnology program which provides a pathway to a career in biotech through hands on wet lab courses ... Read more

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Tue, May 18 2021

Learn about a powerful new NSF supplemental funding opportunity for Skills Training in Advanced Research & Technology (START): www.nsf.gov/START

Fostering the growth of a globally competitive and diverse research workforce while advancing the scientific and innovation skills of the United States is a strategic objective of the National Science Foundation (NSF). U.S. global competitiveness depends critically on the readiness of the nation's science, technology, ... Read more

Tue, May 18 2021 to Tue, May 25 2021
BioMolViz Promoting Molecular Visualization Literacy

BioMolViz has been working to provide biochemistry and molecular biology educators with assessment tools, instruments, and activities to teach biomolecular visualization. We invite educators to participate in workshops to develop biomolecular visualization assessments, which will be made broadly available to interested instructors through an online repository.

MAC - May Assessment Collab : May 18th, 20th & 25th (Tues, Thurs, Tues) (online) ~ 10 AM Central - 3 PM Each day

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Thu, May 13 2021

NSF Bioeconomy Distinguished Lecture Series

Panel Presentation : Linnea Fletcher, PhD (Austin Community College); Thomas Tubon, PhD (Madison Area Technical College); Russ Read (Forsyth Tech Community College)

Scoping and Educating the Dynamic Biotech Workforce
Advancing the U.S. bioeconomy will require a growing biotechnology workforce that is well educated and diverse. Located at Austin Community College in Texas and partnering with institutions of higher education, high schools, industry, and non-profits throughout the country, the ... Read more

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Wed, May 12 2021
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Mentor Connect is ready to help you ace your ATE proposal! Their webinar focuses on the various forms associated with NSF ATE grant proposals. Forms can make up 2/3 of a final proposal submission and impact the quality and accuracy of a proposal.

The webinar will cover:

the purpose of various forms associated with NSF ATE proposals what data to enter into each form associated with NSF ATE proposal the importance of providing consistent information on forms and other components of a proposal common errors that can be avoided

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Mon, May 10 2021 to Thu, May 13 2021
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Advancing Research In Society (ARIS) and Research Impact Canada (RIC) are working in collaboration to host the 2021 Conference on Research Impact & Public Engagement at the Intersection of the Future Workforce. This Summit represents the first time ARIS and RIC have brought our two communities together to learn from our collective expertise and network for future collaboration.

Plenary sessions, speakers, and panels will focus on research impact as drivers of economic and workforce development -- including precollegiate and higher education, business and industry, and ... Read more

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Thu, May 6 2021 to Fri, May 7 2021

InnovATE BIO is an NSF-ATE National Center with a focus on working with two-year colleges throughout the US to develop workforce to support the biotechnical enterprise. A key element of workforce preparation is hands-on experiences, such as those provided through undergraduate research experiences (URE). To support the development of URE in biotechnology programs, InnovATE BIO is working with selected InnovATE BIO undergraduate research institutional partners. This strategic planning workshop is being held with selected partners. Read more

Wed, Apr 21 2021
Carolina Launches Biotech Skills and Careers

You are invited to a half-day virtual event on Wednesday, April 21 (11:00am – 4:30pm ET) to see biotechnology skill-building in action as educators from Hudson Alpha, DNA Learning Center, Biobuilder, miniPCR, Biotility UF, and Illumina demonstrate practical, easily replicated classroom activities high school teachers can do with their students this spring and next Fall. Dr. David Stegall, Deputy Superintendent, NC Department of Public Instruction, will kick off the event and welcome participants. Each presentation will be 30 minutes and staff from all participating organizations and ... Read more

Fri, Apr 16 2021
CRISPR webinar

Join this webinar focused on the exciting and rapidly developing area of CRISPR-based gene editing. This FREE Gene Editing Workshop will be presented in partnership by Delaware Technical Community College and the Gene Editing Institute, based in ChristianaCare’s Helen F. Graham Cancer Center & Research Institute. The workshop, designed for community college instructors, will share information and curriculum within the field, as well as a video-recorded lab demonstration. At the conclusion of the workshop, participants will be able to incorporate gene editing curriculum into their own ... Read more

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Fri, Apr 2 2021

Description: Cores, also known as shared research laboratories (SRLs) or shared research resources (SRRs), provide researchers access to necessary scientific resources and expertise. The staff that support these resources come from diverse education backgrounds - from associates to doctorates . Come learn about career opportunities in cores and the journeys that have brought people to the core family. Students are welcome!

This webinar is directed towards community college, undergraduate, and graduate students. The session is free to attend, but ... Read more

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