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Recent Blogs from the Bio-Link Community

Blogs from the Bio-Link and Biotech-Careers sites are listed below. To view AC2 blogs, please visit the AC2 Blogs page.

 
By Feather Ives -- Tue, Oct 13 2020 -- Advanced microscopy trainee and technician Dante Malone assisted program director Gisele Giorgi with assembling home kits for our 57 microscopy trainees. These trainees will have one of 16 of our... Read the full Bio-Link blog
By Sandra Porter -- Tue, Oct 13 2020 -- Note:  This article and photos were contributed by Daria Sharko, a biotech student at MiraCosta College in California.   Having biotechnology classes during the pandemic took an unexpected turn in Fall 2020. As an international student of the AS biotechnology... Read the full Bio-Link blog
By Sandra Porter -- Tue, Oct 13 2020 -- Note:  This article was written by Daria Sharko, a biotech student at MiraCosta College in California. Ms. Sharko contributed the photos as well. Having biotechnology classes during the pandemic took an unexpected turn in Fall 2020. As an international student... Read the full Bio-Link blog
By Sandra Porter -- Tue, Oct 13 2020 -- Note:  This article was written by Daria Sharko, a biotech student at MiraCosta College in California. Ms. Sharko contributed the photos as well. Having biotechnology classes during the pandemic took an unexpected turn in Fall 2020. As an international student... Read the full Bio-Link blog
By Sandra Porter -- Tue, Oct 13 2020 -- Please note:  This article was written by Eric Devlin, Montgomery County Community College.  Mr. Devlin also contributed the photos. The photos and text in this article are used with his permission. Montgomery County Community College Biotechnology Program... Read the full Bio-Link blog
By Sandra Porter -- Wed, Sep 30 2020 -- We wish Linda Rehfuss and Bruce VanDyke a happy retirement!  The biotech education community is much stronger thanks to your many contributions. Linda and Jeanette... Read the full Bio-Link blog
By Linnea Fletcher -- Thu, Sep 10 2020 -- Cannabis in Washington State. Photo by Todd M. Smith Ph.D. Digital World Biology  The Agricultural Genomics... Read the full Bio-Link blog
By Sandra Porter -- Wed, Aug 19 2020 -- Please note:  This article was written by Valencia College.  The photos and text in this article are used with permission from Valencia College, Florida.   From the moment Naia... Read the full Bio-Link blog
By Sandra Porter -- Tue, Aug 18 2020 -- I first met Rob in Berkeley at one of the Bio-Link Summer Fellows Forums.  Over the years, Rob has impressed me with his incredible focus on student achievement. So, it came as no surprise to learn that Rob has been awarded the Presidential Award in Excellence in Science Mathematics and... Read the full Bio-Link blog
By Heather Bock -- Tue, Aug 18 2020 -- During the Spring semester of 2020 colleges and universities were forced to transition to remote teaching due to the COVID-19 pandemic. The unexpected transition left many faculty members searching for resources on how to deliver biotechnology courses in a distance learning format. In response,... Read the full Bio-Link blog
 
MCCC graduates
By Sandra Porter -- Tue, 10/13/2020 - 14:58 -- Please note:  This article was written by Eric Devlin, Montgomery County Community College.  Mr. Devlin also contributed the photos. The photos and text in this article are used with his permission. Montgomery County Community College Biotechnology Program... Read the full Biotech Careers blog
Biotility - Home of the BACE
By Todd Smith -- Wed, 09/23/2020 - 12:57 -- How do human resource professionals determine if a job candidate has the skills they need to perform well in a certain job?   Imagine you're working in a company and it's your job to hire people for the lab.  What if you've never worked in a lab?  How do you choose the... Read the full Biotech Careers blog
loading a gel
By Sandra Porter -- Wed, 08/19/2020 - 12:56 -- Please note:  This article was written by Valencia College.  The photos and text in this article are used with permission from Valencia College, Florida.   From the moment Naia Kasik walks through the... Read the full Biotech Careers blog
Loading samples in a gel. Photo credit:  Guy Aday
By Sandra Porter -- Sun, 07/26/2020 - 13:13 -- This article was written and contributed by: Guy Aday, Alamance Community College graduate, BFIP Fellow... Read the full Biotech Careers blog
Biotech Careers - Career and Internship filters
By Todd Smith -- Tue, 06/09/2020 - 13:26 -- We recently updated Biotech-Careers.org to identify biotechnology companies that have career and (or) internship pages. Almost half (over 3900) of the nearly 8000 companies in the database have one or more "Careers" pages on their websites as of today (June 9, 2020). A company's "careers" page(s... Read the full Biotech Careers blog
By Anonymous -- Mon, 04/27/2020 - 13:44 -- Click... Read the full Biotech Careers blog
By Anonymous -- Wed, 04/15/2020 - 07:35 -- NAR... Read the full Biotech Careers blog
COVID 19 Business areas
By Todd Smith -- Mon, 04/06/2020 - 14:17 -- As the numbers of COVID-19 cases continue to increase, so do the companies that are working on COVID-19 tests, therapeutics, and vaccines. In early March we began tagging companies, in the Biotech-Careers.org database, that are working on COVID-19. At that time there was a small number of... Read the full Biotech Careers blog
COVID 19 Business areas
By Todd Smith -- Mon, 04/06/2020 - 14:17 -- As the numbers of COVID-19 cases continue to increase, so do the numbers of companies that are working on COVID-19 tests, therapeutics, and vaccines. In early March we began tagging companies, in the Biotech-Careers.org database, that are working on COVID-19. Initially there was a small number... Read the full Biotech Careers blog