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Center for Cellular and Biomolecular Machines: Virtual Sessions


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Academic Level:
K-8 Students
High School Students
K-12 Educators

Note: this opportunity encourages applications from community college students.

Description:
Designed for the community (local and beyond), K-12 students, and teachers, these engaging sessions cover a range of fascinating topics related to STEM, college, and careers and are taught by University of California faculty, staff, and students.

Topics:

seeing the invisible world ~ hands-on science activities ~ a cell and molecular biology lab tour ~ ethics in research ~ building a bacterial carousel ~ the science of flocks and swarms ~ visualizing cells ~ mentorability ~ fungi ~ cell sorting ~ transitioning to college ~ physics computer simulations ~ combatting misinformation ~ measuring forces ~ deep work and making an impact ~ DNA ~ college readiness/STEM ~ engineering ~ modelling cells and organelles.

Led by the NSF-CREST Center for Cellular and Biomolecular Machines (CCBM) at the University of California, Merced, as part of this National Science Foundation (NSF) funded center's outreach mission.

Open to all (via Zoom) at no cost - offered in partnership with CalTeach at UC Merced.


Participating Institution(s):
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University of California, Merced (Lead)

Program Materials:
 • Program Website 

This Program can be Described by:
Academic Disciplines:
Bioengineering
Biology
Biomedical Engineering
Computational Sciences
Materials Science & Engineering
Mathematics
Physics
STEM Fields

Keywords:
STEM Education

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This program is funded by:
National Science Foundation (NSF)


Page last updated 8/19/2021
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