Tagged Education

OPRF student earns spot in international science competition

Originally posted by The Chicago Tribune By Wes Venteicher, Tribune reporter Oak Park and River Forest High School senior Grace Niewijk has developed a new medical use for the slime of the Pacific hagfish, and is pitting her research against 14 other American students and one Canadian in an international science competition. The winner of the…

Announcing WhiteCityEvents

      We are excited to announce the launch of WhiteCityEvents. Our goal is to provide the community with greater visibility and connectivity, building partnerships with organizations to help publicize their programs. Providing you with a comprehensive listing of all the Medtech, Biopharma, Healthtech, Networking and Educational programming in the Chicagoland area. Click here…

Facebook alum’s startup makes science class more fun for budding innovators

“Science class is basically vocabulary class today.” That’s Keith Schacht, cofounder of MysteryScience, a startup coming out of stealth today. He says kids figure out by the sixth grade whether they like science or not, and it’s important to find a way to break away from these vocabulary classes and hook more kids into science before they reach that…

Withdrawal

For those of you who are experiencing BIO Withdrawl, or who couldn't make any of the sessions. Below I have provided a collection of panels that you could have seen at the convention.   Rare No More – A Conversation at PhRMA12 in Boston   Show Me the Money: Reimbursement in an ACA World  …

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