STEM Pathways High-School Training in Synthetic Biology, Oct. 14 & Nov. 4

STEM Pathways — a Boston University/MIT outreach program for synthetic biology — will offer a one-day training session for high-school students (ages 15+) on two Saturdays — October 14 and November 4 — 10AM-4PM, at Boston University.  Students will learn about fundamental synthetic biology tools and concepts like DNA purification, gel electrophoresis, and bacterial transformation in a working synthetic biology lab environment. There is no fee, and lunch will be provided. Registration (including a recommendation letter from a teacher) is required by October 4 for the October 14 session or by October 25 for the November 4 session. For more information,  email