CityLab Scholars 2018-2019 Schedule

As a former SummerLab participant, you are invited to become a CityLab Scholar. The Scholars program is designed for students who have completed the  SummerLab program and wish to extend their knowledge and skills in biotechnology. There is no fee for the CityLab Scholars program. 

The lab accommodates 12 people. Sessions are repeated on consecutive days each month. Sign up for one session per month.

 Sessions are from 4 pm – 7 pm in lab 309 B, School of Education, 2 Silber Way, Boston. Pizza will be served!

RSVP to sumlab@bu.edu.  Space is limited.

Fall 2018

Nov.  6 or 7

Something Fishy – Analyze fish proteins to estimate relationships among species.

Dec. 4 or 5

What can nanotechnology do for you? – Investigate the self-assembly of nanoparticles as they relate to drug production.

Featuring scientists from the Boston University Nanotechnology Innovation Center 

www.bu.edu/nano-bu/

Spring 2019

Jan. 15 or 16

Physiological Effects of Alcohol – Investigate the effects of alcohol on heart rate

Feb. 12 or 13

Harnessing solar energy through biochemistry – Assemble nanocrystalline solar cells to recreate the process of photosynthesis and generate electricity

Mar. TBD

Ferromagnetism – The BUNano scientists return to lead us through the mysteries or ferromagnetism

April/May

TBD