Category: Biotechnology

CAD & 3D Modeling

Our TAs led a session where the students learned the fundamentals of Computer-aided Design using the Autodesk program Tinkercad. They utilized the software […]

Product Pitch

The Biotech students are hard at work on their product pitch projects and presentations. Although they’ve just begun the research phase of designing […]

Gladstone Institute Field Trip

Today our Biotechnology students visited The Gladstone Institute to learn about research, career paths, and particular research projects being pursued by some of […]

Departure Day

The time has come for all the BIOT students to return home; thank you for amazing nine days! The last few hours on […]

Dye Sensitized Solar Cell

This afternoon, the BIOT students made their own dye sensitized solar cells! Using materials such as iodine, berry juice, and graphite, they made […]

VIDEO | Product Pitch Presentations

The BIOT students had their product pitch presentations! In “Shark Tank” style, they presented their product to the TA’s who will decide which […]


This morning, the BIOT students had their roboroach activity! They perform surgery on live roaches and attach electrodes to them. The goal is […]

Introduction to Breadboarding

Today, the BIOT students had a lesson on breadboarding! They learned some basic wiring skills that they could apply to their other projects! […]

Commitment in Action

Today, the BIOT students had an activity with our leadership facilitator, Mr. Mike Walsh! In Commitment in Action, students are challenged to put […]

VIDEO | Agarose Gel Electrophoresis and PCR Labs

Today, the BIOT students did two labs at Skyline College! They experimented with Agarose gel and got some hands on experience working in […]