Past Events

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Sun, Jul 7 2024 to Wed, Jul 10 2024

Advanced PCR Techniques Workshop

July 7, 2024 - July 10, 2024

Center for the Plant and Life Sciences

St. Louis Community College, MO

INNOVATEBIO, BIO-RAD, and the Center for Plant and Life Sciences at St Louis Community College are working in partnership to host an in-person PCR workshop. Participants will get hands-on experience in real-time quantitative PCR (qPCR) and droplet digital PCR (ddPCR).

The workshop is open to a total of 18 participants. Travel awards will be offered to all 18 participants. ... Read more

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Tue, Jun 11 2024

Join ATE Central and CAST to discover exciting new tools related to biomanufacturing education in our upcoming June ATE Office Hours session. The team at CAST is thrilled to unveil two cutting-edge Work-Based Learning Simulations crafted in collaboration with academic and industry leaders. These simulations offer targeted career guidance, engaging CTE students with immersive experiences around the growth of organs and the pivotal role of automation in biomanufacturing ... Read more

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Wed, May 15 2024 to Wed, Jun 26 2024

Nanopore sequencing analyzes individual DNA molecules in real time, and is the “next big thing” in biology education, making real-time DNA sequencing accessible to bioscience teachers and faculty. The DNA Learning Center and Oxford Nanopore are adapting nanopore sequencing for use in education, and you can be among the first to test their integrated Oxford Nanopore MinION/DNA Subway system that can provide DNA sequencing and analysis any time, any place, by anyone, and at an affordable price. Workshop participants will each receive a $300 stipend. ... Read more

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Fri, May 3 2024
Loading a flow cytometer

One of these ATE projects is creating new certificates in cell and gene therapy and flow cytometry, the other focuses on using work-based learning to build a pathway from high school to community college. Read more

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Wed, May 1 2024
ATE office hours

Looking for a simple strategy to increase recruitment, retention and success of students, and increase your connections with industry? If so, then join ATE Central and members of InnovATEBIO's alumni networking group for an Office Hour session focused on Virtual Speed Networking. This innovative method provides an easy way for alumni to stay connected with your program, help with student recruitment, and also fosters new industry connections. Learn more about how colleges across the U.S. are implementing this strategy in their programs, what the impacts have been, and what tools are ... Read more

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Fri, Apr 26 2024
River Parish Community College’s Process Equipment Training (PET) Plant.

These two ATE projects address the use of speed networking for connecting students to industry and alumni and educating technicians for the emerging area of industrial biomanufacturing. Read more

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Sun, Apr 21 2024 to Wed, Apr 24 2024
ABRF 2024 meeting banner

Save the date, more information will be coming soon! Read more

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Fri, Apr 19 2024

These two ATE projects address projects for engaging students in a bioscience program and for fostering inclusive scientific workspaces. Read more

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Fri, Apr 12 2024
Danforth meadow

Welcome to the InnovATEBIO 2024 series of virtual ATE project talks. This series features leaders in biotechnology workforce education from across the US sharing their work on exciting projects funded by the National Science Foundation's Advanced Technological Education (ATE) program. The ATE program supports the education of technicians for the high-technology fields that drive our nation's economy.

Each talk will be 20 minutes, followed by 15 minutes for questions and discussion.

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Fri, Apr 5 2024
IGG

Welcome to the InnovATE BIO 2024 series of virtual ATE project talks. This series features leaders in biotechnology workforce education from across the US sharing their work on exciting projects funded by the National Science Foundation's Advanced Technological Education (ATE) program. The ATE program supports the education of technicians for the high-technology fields that drive our nation's economy.

Our two speakers this week will talk about their experiences with project based learning and improving internships.

Each talk will be 20 minutes, followed by 15 ... Read more

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