New Course: Bioinformatics for Beginners

UCSD’s Computer Sciences and Engineering department is offering a new course this fall, CSE 180, Bioinformatics for Beginners: Computational Methods in Biological Big Data. Biology majors who take the course and meet the residency requirement may have the course apply as an upper division elective. The course description for CSE 180 is as follows: Technological…

Audeamus Journal Submissions

University Honors at UC Riverside is proud to announce open submissions for Audeamus, the National Multidisciplinary Honors Journal.  Deadline for submissions is October 8, 2016. BACKGROUND: Audeamus is a multidisciplinary journal that was started at University Honors, UC Riverside in 2007.  The students chose to name the journal Audeamus, which means “Let us dare” in…

International Symposium on Epigenetics – Register Soon!

This biennial international symposium, titled “Epigenetic Control and Cellular Plasticity,” is part of a series of symposia on epigenetics and chromatin research aimed at bringing together the scientific community from Southern California. This two-day Symposium will focus on how epigenetic control and chromatin remodeling contribute to various processes that lead to cellular plasticity. The understanding…

Last Session of 2016 for the RSI Internship Course: Synthetic Biology and Biotechnology – October 2016

After 2 overbooked course sessions, the Regenerative Sciences Institute is having one last course session for 2016 (October 3rd- November 2nd). To register for the October session, go to  http://www.regensci.org/internship-course-sybio-biotech/. Below is the course description. RSI is a non-profit research institute located in Sunnyvale, California, in the heart of Silicon Valley and for the past…

International Undergraduate Research Photography Competition

The Journal of Young Investigators is pleased to host the 2016 International Undergraduate Research Photography Competition. Showcase your research in one image—be it be a molecular model, an image taken under the microscope, or a snapshot of the field where your work takes place– for a chance to win. Please include a brief (1-3 sentence)…

JYI Accepting Applications for Chief Operations Officer

Undergraduate Research Journal Seeks Staff and Submissions! The Journal of Young Investigators (JYI) is an independent, non-profit, peer-reviewed, online science journal that is managed entirely by and for undergraduate students from across the world. JYI’s innovative manuscript review process serves as a platform for undergraduates to be involved in every step of the peer-review process,…