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[9 Sep 2011 | 1,144 Comments | ]
Meet the 2011 incoming class!

Welcome to this year’s new MCBers!

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[26 Apr 2011 | Comments Off | ]
Advice on choosing a permanent lab

You’ve come to the end of your first year, and have experienced rotations, grad school classes, as well as making new friends and getting settled into Seattle. At this point, you probably feel much more comfortable as a grad student than you did a few short months ago, but there is one hurdle left before you can fully settle in… Choosing a permanent lab.

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[9 Dec 2010 | 3,597 Comments | ]
Science outreach in Seattle: Ideas to get you started

Considering science outreach? It’s a way opportunity to hone communication skills while sharing science and the excitement of discovery with others. Luckily, at UW and in Seattle, there are lots of ways we can get involved—but where to start?

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[26 Aug 2010 | 1,266 Comments | ]
Hot off the template, it’s the <i>MCB Transcript!</i>

After the first year in the MCB program, it’s easy to lose touch. With your classmates. With sanity. You find yourself humming the Bio-Rad PCR song in your sleep. You realize that your favorite model organism has become your very best friend. You yearn for the bygone Wednesday afternoons of stimulating conversation and fiery debates in lit review. You wonder whatever happened to that beer-pong star you met at the recruitment party so many years ago. It makes you sad. You cry into your agarose.

Is there hope yet for you?