Congressional Briefing on STEM Education to highlight impact of mobile laboratories nationwide

CONGRESSIONAL BRIEFING LUNCH ON STEM EDUCATION Thursday, October 1, 2015 • 12:00pm – 2:00 pm The Gold Room – 2168 Rayburn House Office Building Hosted by the Mobile Laboratory Coalition Please join STEM professionals, educators and partners from across the country to learn about strategies to engage our next-generation STEM workforce through the development and dissemination…

MdBioLab to present at upcoming joint MAST and TEEAM Conference October 16

MdBioLab instructors are pleased to present their newest activity, Parasite Predicament, as a hands on workshop during the upcoming comprehensive STEM conference hosted by the Maryland Association of Science Teachers (MAST) and the Technology and Engineering Educators Association of Maryland (TEEAM) on October 16, 2015. Conference website Friday, October 16: 7:30-4:30 Johns Hopkins University Applied Physics…

MdBio Foundation visits Farquhar and Redland Middle Schools

MdBio Foundation and Johns Hopkins University visited Farquhar and Redland Middle Schools in Montgomery County this past month.  The visit is a lead up to the October 9, 2015 Frontiers in Science & Medicine event. Frontiers in Science and Medicine Day is a collaborative event involving more than 15 biotechnology companies, universities, health care providers…

MdBioLab to introduce new activity at professional development workshop

  Join MdBioLab June 4, 2015, 4:00 – 6:00 PM, as we premiere a new laboratory activity with interested educators on the mobile laboratory at Long Reach High School in Columbia, MD.   Registration High school teachers in Maryland interested in attending are encouraged to email Mondona McCann.  Attendance is limited on a first-come first-served basis (maximum…

Summer program for rising seventh and eighth graders

MdBio Foundation will partner with Montgomery College to provide an opportunity for middle school students to experience laboratory science, science careers and Maryland bioscience organizations.  The Young Science Explorer Program (YSEP) is a 30-hour summer workshop geared towards students entering the seventh and eighth grade in Fall 2015. Students will be engaged in a weeklong…