The Office of Undergraduate Biology welcomes any undergraduates engaged or interested in research this summer to join us for a series of skills-building summer workshops and social activities as part of the Seventh Annual Summer Institute for Life Sciences (SILS VII). Interested students can subscribe to our mailing list here. Programming runs a few times a month during June, July and early August. Summer 2017 events included:
- The SILS Fourth Annual Undergraduate Research Ethics Summer Symposium held in June where 100 students discussed the research ethics of CRISPR and genome-editing tools.
- SILS-Mann Library Citation Management Workshop and Pizza Lunch
- SILS-Cornell Library Data Management Workshop and Pizza Lunch
The Seventh Annual Undergraduate Research Summer Symposium (SILS VII) held on campus in early August. An impressive breadth of research was presented by undergraduate scientists! Abstracts here.