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    Wake Forest Summer Immersion: Bioscience Institute

    Wake Forest Summer Immersion: Bioscience Institute


    • Listing Type: Summer Programs
    • Program Delivery: Residential, Online
    • Provided By: College
    • Session Start: July
    • Session Length: One Week
    • Entering Grade: 9th, 10th, 11th, 12th
    • Category: STEM
    • Sub-Categories: STEM, Bio Technology, Biology
    • Selective: No
    • Ages: 15, 16, 17, 18, 19
    • Minimum Cost: $3,000 - $6,999
    • Career Clusters: Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics
    • Credit Awarded: No
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    Experimentation. Exploration. Innovation. The building blocks of science.

    The frontiers of the biological sciences have rarely been as exciting as they are today. Students will explore the variety of biological disciplines and their interactions with each other. Students will have the opportunity to work with esteemed faculty in the Wake Forest science departments and learn from research mentors and industry professionals. 

    Topic Covered: 

    •  Environmental Biology & Conservation 
    • Linking Ecosystem Health to Human Health 
    • Industrial Biology 
    • Public Health and Epidemiology 
    • Animal Anatomy and Physiology 

    Hands-On Experiences: 

    • Antibiotic profiling of isolated bacteria 
    • Microscopy basics 
    • Explore gardens and nature preserves 
    • Field trip to the wastewater treatment plant 
    • Animal dissections 

    Hands-On experiences are subject to change.