Tag: Max Planck

Opportunity awaits PBSC’s biotechnology program interns

When Verna Zheng first joined Palm Beach State College in 2017 as a dual enrollment student, she planned on a career in computer programming. But after receiving her Associate in Arts (A.A.) degree in just one semester, the 23-year-old from West Palm Beach realized it wasn’t for her. Instead, she recalled a presentation from scientists from the Herbert Wertheim UF Scripps Institute for Biomedical Innovation and Technology and the Max Planck Florida Institute for Neuroscience she heard while in high school. … Continue reading Opportunity awaits PBSC’s biotechnology program interns

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Summer chemistry program at PBSC leads to new opportunity for aspiring doctor

Palm Beach State College graduate Isabella Donadio Pizzolato has been accepted into a scientific research program at Florida Atlantic University, and she credits a chemistry initiative launched at PBSC this summer with helping her make the leap.
Instead of relaxing on the beach or doing other things, Pizzolato enrolled in Basic Chemistry Application and Research Training, a six-week program on the Boca Raton campus. Guided by PBSC science department specialists Kat Huang and Meaghan Janiak, she learned how to extract caffeine from green tea and make soap as part of projects to hone her research skills. … Continue reading Summer chemistry program at PBSC leads to new opportunity for aspiring doctor

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Students and faculty attend Max Planck conference

When hundreds of the world’s most esteemed neuroscience researchers came together last week at a conference sponsored by the Max Planck Florida Institute for Neuroscience, Palm Beach State College students and faculty were counted among the participants.
Eight students and two faculty members were invited to attend the biennial “Sunposium 2017 Neural Circuits Research Conference” Feb. 13-14 at the Palm Beach County Convention Center in West Palm Beach. Students Dionne Bootz, Dara Cameron, … Continue reading Students and faculty attend Max Planck conference

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Biotech forces converging for special week

Palm Beach State College, a leading provider of biotechnology workforce education, will showcase its programs and host Florida biotech industry leaders during a weeklong celebration Feb. 17-21.
Biotech Awareness Week is for anyone interested in the life sciences. Students and those seeking biotech employment are especially encouraged to participate and bring their resumes and business cards. All events are free and take place at the BioScience Technology Complex (SC) on the Palm Beach Gardens campus, 3160 PGA Boulevard. … Continue reading Biotech forces converging for special week

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