SummerLab 2013 application opens

The dates have been announced and we have opened applications for SummerLab 2013! For more information, check out

New curriculum online!

CityLab has developed a curriculum on alcohol education- especially targeted toward high school students. This four-part curriculum is a laboratory based approach to understanding alcohol’s effects on the human body. The entire curriculum, along with supplemental materials is now available for teachers, students and parents online at If you are a teacher looking to […]

New technique developed at CityLab

Our scholars this week tested a new protein purification technique for GFP- check out how successful it was at!

Summer Opportunity for Middle School students!

Bridgewater State Univeristy’s CityLab offers a week-long, daytime biotechnology outreach program for middle school students called Whale of a Mystery.  Students entering grades 6-9 in the fall are eligible to apply. For more information on the program, click here!

MobileLab in the News

After a recent visit to Dartmouth High School, the MobileLab made the local paper! Check it out.

Save the date for Scheduling

Teachers! Bring your class to CityLab next year! Or we can come to you on our MobileLab. Save the date to schedule your fieldtrip: Monday, May 14, 2012 Call us from 8am-4pm (617) 638-6495 or (617) 638-5688   For more information, click here.

Visit from Malden YMCA

On February 23rd, while most students were taking a break from the books during school vacation, CityLab was visited by a group of elementary school students from the Malden YMCA. We had a fantastic time with the group extracting strawberry DNA. They learned what DNA is, where it come s from,  and how DNA makes each […]

Opportunity for CityLab Scholars

Calling all CityLab Scholars! Join us at CityLab on December 9th for an informational session about current research in nanotechnology for cancer. It will be a great opportunity to get to meet and talk with BU scientists that are working in this field.  Click here for more information. Please note that space is limited, so […]

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