Fall 2022- CityLab Receives New 5-Year Grant from NIH!


CityLab Receives NIH Award to Increase Diversity of STEM and Biomedical Sciences Workforce

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Established in 1991

Boston University CityLab is a Biotechnology laboratory for middle and high school teachers and their students 


CityLab was featured in the Journal of STEM Outreach August 2020 special issue on program sustainability.   

 “Since its inception in 1991, CityLab at Boston University (BU) has flourished due to its unwavering commitment to programmatic innovation, the pursuit of multiple streams of funding, and creation of an environment that has led to stable leadership and long-lasting relationships with staff. CityLab has been remarkable in terms of the breadth of its outreach and longevity.”

“CityLab has held fast to its founding mission: to share the excitement of science with students and their teachers by engaging them in hands-on biomedical science laboratory experiences.”

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CityLab at Boston University School of Medicine Receives INSIGHT Into Diversity Magazine’s 2020 Inspiring Programs in STEM Award

National Recognition of Programs That Are Making a Difference for All Underrepresented Groups in the Fields of Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics (STEM)





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