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Current and Upcoming Events

Fri, Sep 30 2016 to Tue, May 30 2017

Next Bio-Link webinar Feb 17th webinar on skill standards.  Register now!

Webinars for the rest of the year are listed below.  Some of the dates are still being confirmed, but we will update this list with more information as the year goes on.   Read more

Fri, Apr 7 2017 to Sat, Apr 8 2017
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Fri, Mar 24 2017

In 2012, Bio-Link organized a summit in St. Louis, MO, to discuss the role of community colleges in stimulating economic development and providing students with workforce experience.  Representatives from several Bio-Link programs; InnovaBIO (Salt Lake Community College), St. Louis Community College Florrissant Valley, Pasadena City College, and the Florida State College at Jacksonville; discussed their models for providing student work experiences and their methods for supporting local industry.

In spring, we will revisit those findings and learn more about creative approaches for ... Read more

Mon, Jun 5 2017 to Fri, Jun 9 2017
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Mon, May 8 2017

SAVE THE DATE! Each year Bio-Link Fellows from across the nation travel to the Clark Kerr Campus (CKC) in Berkeley, CA to learn about the latest practices in biotechnology education. Come join us for our 19th Annual Summer Fellows Forum. 

At the Bio-Link National Summer Fellows Forum, participants learn new skills and techniques, examine and test exemplary curriculum models and course materials, discuss ethical, legal, and social issues in biotechnology and learn how to disseminate this information within their own regions. Fellows are expected to ... Read more

Mon, Jan 23 2017 to Fri, May 12 2017

Come have a BLAST in our bioinformatics course for instructors!  

The biotechnology program at Austin Community College is planning to offer a special section of our bioinformatics course for instructors. This section of the course will be specifically designed for people who are interested in learning how to teach this class.

This course is designed an introduction to using bioinformatics for students who have taken at least one class in biology and chemistry.  We cover databases, molecular structures, molecular sequence analysis, and genetic variation.    ... Read more

Sun, Jun 4 2017 to Wed, Jun 28 2017
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Mon, Dec 12 2016

Title:  Apply NOW for the Bioscience Industry Fellows Program

Dates:  June 5th-June29th

Location:  Winston-Salem, NC

Description: Forsyth Technical Community College (Forsyth Tech) and the National Center for the Biotechnology Workforce (NCBW), will be hosting The Biosciences Industry Fellows Program (BIFP) from June 5th to June 29th, 2017. The National Science Foundation (NSF) supports this multi-disciplinary bioscience initiative through the Advanced Technological Education (ATE) Program, DUE Grant #1304010. During this four week professional development initiative, ... Read more

Mon, Jun 5 2017 to Thu, Jun 29 2017

Apply now for a fellowship to attend the the Bioscience Industry Fellowship Project (BIFP) offered by Forsyth Technical Community College (Forsyth Tech) and the National Center for the Biotechnology Workforce (NCBW):

Accomplished instructors who enjoy providing exceptional education services to their students and share an interest in learning/sharing new insights from the bioscience industry are encouraged to attend.  Applications are reviewed on a first come basis.

The BIFP is sponsored by an NSF - ATE DUE Award #1304010. It is a four week observational fellowship program ... Read more