Why We Should Teach Kids to Code Biology, Not Just Software - Almost ten years ago, Freeman Dyson ventured a wild forecast: “I predict that the domestication of biotechnology will dominate our lives during the next fifty years at least as much.
Shaila Kotadia, Ph.D. is Synberc's Education and Outreach Manager. Shaila received her PhD in Genetics and Development from UT Southwestern and did her postdoc at UC Santa Cruz. After a stint as a Policy Fellow for the American Society for Biochemistry and Molecular Biology, Shaila came to Synberc to pursue her long-term interest in science education and outreach. Synberc is lucky to have her!
iCLEM 2014 feature on local CBS San Francisco station, KPIX!
Women in synthetic biology - speaker suggestions for a gender-balanced podium
The BioBuilder Workshop, led by Natalie Kuldell, equips teachers with the experience, knowledge, and kits they need to bring discovery-based learning in synthetic biology to their classrooms. More info at www.biobuilder.org.