Bringing together teachers & administrators with the region's STEM outreach programs, universities, industries, & resources for impact discussions and networking.

An interactive day of learning to encourage accessibility to synthetic biology and iGEM to high school and undergraduate students.

One-day training sessions in a real, synthetic biology environment. All training sessions cover fundamental synthetic biology tools and concepts.

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Opportunity for faculty and staff to share with STEM Pathways researchers and participants, aiding them in their undergraduate or graduate journey.

For more information on these events, please connect with STEM Pathways on the Connect page.



Members of STEM Pathways have engaged with and informed the Greater Boston about synthetic biology, toured local biotechnology industries, and produced undergraduate researchers who have earned top honors in competitions.  Learn more about our impact through our news articles and galleries.

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March 17, 2018

February 17, 2018, STEM Pathways hosted their second annual Mini-Jamboree at the Rajen Kilachand Center for Integrated Life Sciences and Technology (CILSE)!  The Mini-Jamboree was an interactive day of learning to encourage accessibility to synthetic biology to high school and undergrad students. Th...

July 26, 2017

July 12, 2017--STEM Pathways researchers hosted a two-hour workshop for Boston University’s Summer Pathways program, a one-week program during which 21 high school girls from Massachusetts stay at BU and learn about STEM research and college admissions.

Last year, Summer Pathways program coordin...

June 30, 2017

The demand came from the high school students following the February 11th Mini-Jamboree!  They wanted to learn more about synthetic biology, connect its relevance to society, and be exposed to an active research lab so STEM Pathways made it happen!  

STEM Pathways created a summer trai...

February 11, 2017

On February 11, 2017 at Boston University’s Photonics Center, the Living Computing Project’s newly launched outreach program, STEM Pathways, hosted their first event, the Mini-Jamboree.  The Mini-Jamboree, named after the iGEM (International Genetically Engineered Machine) Giant Jamboree, was an int...

October 31, 2016

The Jamboree was a jam-packed event filled with research presentations, workshops, poster sessions, a career fair, and a social.  

Teams were judged on a 20 minute oral presentation, a poster, a Wiki they developed, and questions that the judges could ask during the Jamboree. Of 305 total teams, ther...

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© 2019 Living Computing Project.

Sponsored by National Science Foundation’s Expeditions in Computing Program

(Awards #1522074 / 1521925 / 1521759).

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Phone: (617) 299 - 0816

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