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Past Events

Mon, Jul 18 2016 to Fri, Jul 22 2016

Purpose: The purpose of this short course is to introduce teachers to the online curriculum and provide teachers with hands-on biotechnology experience.

  • Designed to give science and technology high school teachers in the state of Texas an opportunity to obtain certification for teaching advanced biotechnology as a course for science credit. The online curriculum will provide teachers with an overview of the biotechnology field and an introduction to the latest information and discoveries in biotechnology.
  • Learn about the tools, foundational science,
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Mon, Jul 18 2016 to Thu, Jul 21 2016

Registration deadline extended to May 9th!

The faculty and staff of Bluegrass Community and Technical College Biotechnology Program are pleased to announce this exciting summer professional development opportunity designed for high-school and two-year college science and technical education instructors.  This year BCTC has partnered with Madison College to bring their Stem Cell Education Initiative to the Bluegrass.   For the first time this nationally recognized Train-the-Trainer academy will travel outside of their home base of ... Read more

Mon, Jul 11 2016 to Fri, Jul 15 2016

Registration deadline extended to May 9th!

The faculty and staff of Austin Community College Biotechnology Program are pleased to announce this exciting summer professional development opportunity designed for high-school and two-year college science and technical education instructors.  This year ACC has partnered with Madison College to bring their Stem Cell Education Initiative to Texas.   For the first time this nationally recognized Train-the-Trainer academy will travel outside of their home base of Madison, WI.

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Thu, Jun 9 2016 to Fri, Jun 10 2016

Are you looking for a job in biotechnology?  Attendance at the BIO career fair is free and you'll get a chance to meet with several different employers.  


If you register for the BIO Career fair, you also get access to the BIO Exhibit hall.  

Learn more about the BIO career fair, upload a resume, and register to attend at http://convention.bio.org/careerfair-jobseekers/.

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Tue, Jun 7 2016 to Fri, Jun 10 2016

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 18th 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. ... Read more

Mon, Jun 6 2016 to Tue, Jun 7 2016

Join NBC2, Bio-Link, and the National Center for the Biotechnology Workforce, and the AC2 Bio-Link Regional Center for the 13th annual Community College Program at BIO!  The 2016 program will be held June 6, 2016, in San Francisco, California. The CCP brings together community college faculty, high school teachers, industry and organizations focused on biotechnology, biomanufacturing, regenerative medicine, biofuels/industrial biotechnology, and biomedical devices to learn from each other and to develop a network of educational programs to support industry needs for biotechnicians. ... Read more

Wed, Jun 1 2016

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 National Science Foundation (NSF) supports this multi-disciplinary ... Read more

Fri, May 13 2016

Are you interested in Biotechnology workforce education?  This second Bio-Link webinar will focus on Bio-Link's popular website:  Biotech-Careers.org

Description:

The biotech industry has been growing faster than other areas of the US economy.  Biotech positions offer good salaries and benefits, interesting work, and opportunities for advancement.  Nevertheless, many biotechnology education programs struggle with student recruitment.  Two contributing factors ... Read more

Thu, Apr 7 2016 to Fri, Apr 8 2016

The Worthington Regional Bio-Science Conference is a great opportunity to connect with Animal and Plant based bio-science practitioners in the Tri State region of South Dakota, Iowa, and Minnesota.  In addition to learning the latest in the field you will be able to network and build enduring relationships with your colleagues and see firsthand what opportunities are available to help progress your research and your business. 

 

Talks at this year's conference will focus on Avian Flu, water

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Fri, Apr 1 2016

Are you interested in Biotechnology workforce education? Looking for materials to use in your class? Joining the Bio-Link network will help you learn more about biotechnology and connect you with individuals who have similar interests. In this webinar, you will learn about the benefits of joining Bio-Link, learn about Bio-Link's online resources including Biotech-Careers.org, the Bio-Link website, Courses in a Box, and the Bio-Link Curriculum Clearinghouse.  We will also introduce the new AC2 Bio-Link Regional Center and discuss current projects such as the Bioscience Skill Standards ... Read more

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