BioBuilderClub

Club Events 2017—18

Thursday October 19
KICK OFF EVENT in Cambridge, MA (and Virtual)

Details

3:30—5 pm EST for in person meetup, 7:30-9 pm EST for virtual meetup

What to expect: We will review logistics and help teams brainstorm ideas about which biotechnologies to design, build, and/or test this year.

Not a Boston-based team? We will repeat the program virtually for our teams, so when you RSVP, be sure to note that you’ll be joining us remotely.

Tuesday November 14
Evening virtual group meeting

Details
We invite every teacher leader to join the call, in addition to one student participant from each team.

5:30-6:30 pm EST-All Massachusetts teams and East Coast teams (see email)

8:00-9 pm EST-All International teams, West Coast teams, and Mid-West teams (see email)

Watch your emails for information for joining our call

Agenda for the meeting:

Introductions: team leaders, students, and mentors in attendance

Discussion of current activities

Detail #100Kbio activity

Detail the “Colorful World” experiment

Describe any results or impressions of the experiment

Announcements and Next Steps

Tuesday December 12
Evening virtual group meeting

Details
We invite every teacher leader to join the call, in addition to one student participant from each team.

5:30-6:30 pm EST-All Massachusetts teams and East Coast teams

8:00-9 pm EST-All International teams, West Coast teams, and Mid-West teams

Watch your emails and check the team resource page for information about joining our call

Agenda for the meeting:

Hello’s

Updates from clubs, including website updates

Invitation to join BioTreks 2018

Review Registry of Parts

Announcements and Next Steps

Tuesday January 9
Evening virtual group meeting

Details

5:30-6:30 pm EST-All Massachusetts teams and East Coast teams

8:00-9 pm EST-All International teams, West Coast teams, and Mid-West teams

Watch your emails and check the team resource page for information about joining our call

Agenda for the meeting:

  • Hello’s
  • Reviews and Updates from teams
  • Drafting Abstracts
  • Review of TXTL system
  • Review NEB BioBuilderClub page
  • Announcements and Next Steps

Tuesday February 6
Evening virtual group meeting

Details

5:30-6:30 pm EST-All Massachusetts teams and East Coast teams

8:00-9 pm EST-All International teams, West Coast teams, and Mid-West teams

Watch your emails and check the team resource page for information about joining our call.   Each team may invite one adult to join the call.  This might be a parent, a school administrator, your science department chair, etc.

  • Hello’s
  • Updates from clubs, including reagent needs
  • Description of 1′ lightening talks
  • Review Final Assembly and Final Assessment information

Thursday March 15
FINAL ASSEMBLY 4-6PM at LabCentral in Kendall Square, Cambridge, MA map