Category: Biotechnology

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 […]

Challenge Course

Today, the BIOT students went to the Fort Miley Adventure Challenge Course! They participated in many team building activities and had lots of […]

Campus Tours

Upon their arrival, the Biotechnology students got a tour of campus! With the help of our wonderful TA tour guides, they got to […]

Closing Ceremony

This morning, BIOT had their last activity together, closing ceremony! The winner of the product pitch contest was revealed, and they reflected on […]

Final Social

Tonight was the final social! BIOT students got to hang out one more time before departure day tomorrow! Click on the photos to […]