News from 2015

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MCB GRADUATE STUDENT WINS BOK AWARD FOR TEACHING [O’SHEA LAB]

(l to r) Vlad Denic, Briana Burton, Alicia Darnell, and Alex Schier Alicia Darnell, a graduate student from the Department of Molecular and Cellular Biology and a member…

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MCB 60 CELLULAR BIOLOGY AND MOLECULAR MEDICINE

MCB 60 Cellular Biology and Molecular Medicine This course provides an introduction to the principles of molecular and cellular biology and their connections to biomedicine. We explore how…

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MCB’S TOM TORELLO RECEIVES EXCELLENCE IN TEACHING PRIZE

Harvard’s Phi Beta Kappa chapter has awarded one of three prestigious Excellence in Teaching Prizes to Tom Torello, Assistant Director of Undergraduate Studies and Lecturer on MCB. Only…

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TEACHERS AS SCHOLARS: JOHN DOWLING’S “AMAZING BRAIN” LINKS HARVARD TO THE GREATER BOSTON EDUCATION COMMUNITY

John Dowling with The Amazing Brain class of 2014 An alternative approach to professional development in K-12 education, Teachers as Scholars (TAS) was founded in 1996 in an…

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NEW COURSE: MCB 170 [LAURA MAGNOTTI]

MCB 170: Brain Invaders: Building and Breaking Barriers in the Nervous System The brain has evolved a unique but very effective system to protect itself from invaders. In…

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NEW COURSE: MCB 68 [PROF. ETHAN GARNER AND PROF. JEFF LICHTMAN]

MCB 68: Cell Biology Through the Microscope MCB 68 explores three fundamental fields of eukaryotic cell biology: chromosome segregation, cell motility, and neuroscience. Each topic is approached from…

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