Past Events

Tue, Jul 27 2021 to Wed, Jul 28 2021

The pandemic brought home an urgent need: the best-educated are prospering but we are leaving too many behind. Community Colleges are a rich resource for educating higher skilled workers that industry is now demanding. However, schools, working with employers and policymakers, must do more to bridge the gap between education and employment.

This conference will host thought leaders from all parts of the education-workforce equation to discuss how we can expand and create new training opportunities that prepare students for quality jobs. ... Read more

Wed, Jul 21 2021 to Thu, Jul 22 2021
HI TEC logo

HI-TEC is pleased to announce HI-TEC 2021 Virtual! You don't want to miss this professional development opportunity. Supported by the National Science Foundation's Advanced Technological Education (NSF ATE) program, HI-TEC is a national conference on advanced technological education where secondary and postsecondary educators, counselors, industry professionals, trade organizations, and technicians can update their knowledge and skills.

Registration is now open.

... Read more

Filed Under: 
Tue, Jul 13 2021
Mentor Connect Logo
Are you working on an ATE Proposal for October 2021 submission? Does your plan include broadening participation/diversity or recruiting and retaining students?

If so and done right, this can be an important element of the proposal’s Broader Impacts.

Register to attend this 45 minute webinar to learn about reviewer expectations and resources and strategies to consider that can strengthen your plan.

Register today! Read more

Wed, Jun 30 2021

The June PCR webinar series has been cancelled.

This is the third in a three part webinar series on PCR.

Topic: How to Teach PCR

Funding provided by the National Science Foundation, DUE 1901984 Read more

Filed Under: 
Tue, Jun 29 2021 to Thu, Jul 1 2021
ASMCUE banner

The ASM Conference for Undergraduate Educators (ASMCUE) website is now online, complete with deadlines for submitting sessions and other information.

Important Dates

January 2021 : Session, Poster and Microbrew Submissions Open
March 2021 : Registration Opens
April 15, 2021, 11:59 p.m. PDT : Session, Poster and Microbrew Submissions Close
June 6, 2021, 11:59 p.m. PDT : Early ... Read more

Filed Under: 
Mon, Jun 28 2021 to Wed, Jun 30 2021

The BETA Skills ATE project will be holding two professional development courses in June:

BETA Skills (Biomedical Emerging Technology Applications) Cyberbiosecurity "Where Bio and Cybersecurity Worlds Intersect"

Course 2. Cyberbiosecurity

Dates: June 28, 29, 30th at 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm Eastern time

Major topics:

Introduction to Biomedical Principles Introduction to Cybersecurity Principles Introduction to Cybersecurity bio interactions

Where to apply : Please contact Russ Read at ... Read more

Thu, Jun 24 2021

Request for Proposals: MentorLinks Colleges

The American Association of Community Colleges (AACC) is pleased to announce a national grant competition for the MentorLinks: Advancing Technological Education program , developed with the support of the National Science Foundation. MentorLinks is designed for community colleges seeking to develop or strengthen STEM technician education programs. Colleges should be interested in working with an experienced community college ... Read more

Wed, Jun 23 2021

The PCR webinar series has been cancelled.

This is the second in a three part series on PCR

Agenda :

Elizabeth Dreskin, R&D Applications Manager, Bio-Rad Laboratories: Intro to qPCR O. Rahul Patharkar, Ph.D., VP of R&D at CoverCress fwill talk about using qPCR and conventional PCR in his crop development research (that also includes multiplex CRISPR and plant breeding)

About Our Speakers :

Dr. Liz Jordan Dreskin is an R&D Manager at Bio-Rad Laboratories who oversees the ... Read more

Filed Under: 
Wed, Jun 16 2021

The June PCR webinar series has been postponed.

This is the first in a three part series on PCR.

Agenda :

Elizabeth Dreskin, R&D Applications Manager, Bio-Rad Laboratories will provide an introduction to PCR and focus on ddPCR Joshua Steele, Microbiologist, Southern California Coastal Water Research Project will talk about using ddPCR in wastewater testing Q&A (25-30 min)

About Our Speakers :

Dr. Liz Jordan Dreskin is an R&D Manager at Bio-Rad Laboratories who oversees the ... Read more

Fri, Jun 11 2021
career fair

Life science companies in Washington State are hiring! And not just for life science jobs. Companies are also looking for employees with business, IT, legal, accounting, finance, marketing and other degrees. Come to the virtual job fair and meet employers from: Bristol Meyers Squibb, FujiFilm, NanoString, Altasciences, AGC Biologics, Jubilant HollisterStier, SIBCR, Omeros, Partner Therapeutics, Seagen, and Stryker Register here:

Read more