Past Events

Fri, Oct 16 2020

Professor Doug Bruce from Laney College will talk about implementing at-home biotech kits in his introductory biotech lab class. Doug adopted kits and curriculum from The Odin, a Bay Area biotech company that sells “biohacking" kits, and provided students with all the equipment they would need to complete the labs at home. In addition, Doug will show how his students are using an electronic laboratory notebook (ELN) for collecting data.

Read more about pandemic-inspired innovation at Laney College: ... Read more

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Fri, Oct 9 2020

InnovATE BIO is launching a series of virtual regional community meetings for InnovATE BIO Biotechnology Program Directors with the goal of further sharing the work of InnovATE BIO and providing a space for networking and conversation within the InnovATE BIO community. Programs have been assigned to meeting dates based on geographic region.

States attending this meeting: IN, IL, IA, KS, KY, MN, MI, MO, OH, OK

Registration details will be emailed to InnovATE BIO Biotech Program Directors who are members of ... Read more

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Fri, Oct 2 2020

InnovATE BIO is launching a series of virtual regional community meetings for InnovATE BIO Biotechnology Program Directors with the goal of further sharing the work of InnovATE BIO and providing a space for networking and conversation within the InnovATE BIO community. Programs have been assigned to meeting dates based on geographic region.

States attending this meeting: CT, ME, MA, NH, NJ, NY, PA, RI, AL, FL, GA, LA and Puerto Rico

Registration details will be emailed to InnovATE BIO Biotech Program ... Read more

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Fri, Sep 25 2020

This meeting has been rescheduled to October 2, 2020 at 11am ET

InnovATE BIO is launching a series of virtual regional community meetings for InnovATE BIO Biotechnology Program Directors with the goal of further sharing the work of InnovATE BIO and providing a space for networking and conversation within the InnovATE BIO community. Programs have been assigned to meeting dates based on geographic region.

States attending this meeting: CT, ME, MA, NH, NJ, NY, PA, RI

Registration details will be ... Read more

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Fri, Sep 18 2020
InnovATEBIO Webinar Fall 2020 #1: Bio-Rad Kits in a Socially Distanced Classroom

Event Date(s): Friday, Sept. 18, 2020 - 3:00pm to 4:30pm EDT

Event Details:
As you adapt to new and changing teaching environments, you may be wondering how you can best offer your students the benefit of laboratory experiences. Join us for this webinar with Bio-Rad Explorer curriculum specialists to discuss how to adapt Bio-Rad’s classroom kits to achieve your teaching goals this fall. Learn about Bio-Rad’s ... Read more

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Wed, Jul 29 2020 to Thu, Jul 30 2020

Don't miss HI-TEC 2020 Transformed, a virtual event combining livestreaming and asynchronous presentations. This year's transformed event will offer exciting speakers and expert commentary on new opportunities and challenges, the future of work, hiring trends, and other timely topics that are vital to our core mission— preparing America's skilled technical workforce .

The event will take place on July 29 and 30 beginning at noon EDT each day.

Registration is free of charge but required (courtesy of NSF ATE). ... Read more

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Thu, Jul 16 2020 to Fri, Jul 17 2020

Save the date for the Pacific Northwest's biggest annual life science conference . A two-day event bringing together investors, public and private life science organizations, research institutions, scientists, entrepreneurs, and the global health community to discuss and feature some of the most compelling technology breakthroughs of our time.

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Wed, Jul 8 2020 to Thu, Jul 9 2020

The ASM Conference for Undergraduate Educators (ASMCUE) is driven by, for, and with the community! Microbiology and biology educators gather to learn best practices and classroom strategies, hear biology education research updates, and meet new colleagues who teach the same classes. Join us and come learn from your peers and network with like-minded educators.

Plan now to contribute to ASMCUE by submitting a proposal for a concurrent education session, workshop, education research poster, short tips & tools talk ("microbrew"), or dissemination station! ... Read more

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Tue, Jul 7 2020 to Fri, Aug 7 2020

Come to the BioQUEST/QUBES Summer Workshop to explore how different styles of undergraduate research experiences (UREs) intersect with good pedagogical practices, increase quantitative biology skills, and promote inclusivity and diversity. We will also explore and some of the key challenges around these important issues in teaching including mentoring, logistics, and funding. This workshop is appropriate for faculty from all types of undergraduate institutions, including community colleges, PUIs, and MSIs. The workshop supports interdisciplinary collaborations, particularly between life ... Read more

Mon, Jun 29 2020 to Tue, Jun 30 2020

DARE (Data Analysis Research Experience) is an NSF-funded workshop will train faculty in best practices for quantitative reasoning instruction. Attendees will return home and be able to serve as leaders on their home campus for a hands-on approach to quantitative reasoning skills.

The workshop is designed to show faculty how to infuse data analysis into their course instruction and their training focuses largely on showcasing survey research activity that makes use of Google forms and spreadsheets. Faculty is welcomed from a wide range of disciplines, such as sociology, psychology, ... Read more
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