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Ginkgo Bioworks Supports BioBuilder's Boston Learning Lab

BOSTON, Mass., March 22, 2023 – Ginkgo Bioworks renews their commitment to provide physical space for BioBuilder's Learning Lab.

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The BioBuilder Educational Foundation Initiates Plan to Train Bioeconomy Workforce

NEWTON, Mass., Jan. 24, 2023 — With funding from Schmidt Futures, BioBuilder launches a strategic planning process designed to grow the bioeconomy workforce at scale in urban, rural, and tribal communities.

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BioBuilder and K2 Scientific Bring Synthetic Biology Programs and Laboratory Equipment to High-Need High Schools Around the Country

BOSTON, Mass., Nov. 18, 2022 — BioBuilder announced new work with K2 Scientific to donate industry-grade refrigeration units to four high-need high schools participating in the BioBuilderClub this academic year

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BioBuilder and King Street Properties formally break ground on Allston Labworks

BOSTON, Mass., Oct. 18, 2022 - “Today marks the beginning of a true collaboration between development and community”

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BioBuilder funded to expand student opportunity in rural and urban areas through its collaborative after school program

BOSTON, Mass., Sept. 20, 2022 - Thanks to a two-year grant recently awarded by BioMADE, BioBuilder will expand a program that has supported thousands of high school inventors over the last decade

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BioBuilder Awarded Fellowship to Receive Bioprocessing Training and Equipment from SBI

St. Paul, MN March 17, 2022 - BioBuilder joins 22 community and technical colleges to prepare the future biomanufacturing workforce

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Training the Biomanufacturing Workforce: BioBuilder Leads Regional Partnership with Federal Funding Awarded through BioMADE

BOSTON, MA March 14, 2022 - BioBuilder will provide technical curriculum for Worcester high school credit-bearing after-school program to prepare students for biomanufacturing careers

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Baker-Polito Administration Announces BioBuilder among partners for 2021 MA STEM Week

WORCESTER, MA Aug 19, 2021 - The Baker-Polito Administration awarded grants to education organizations, including BioBuilder, to launch MA STEM Week Design Challenges Press Release

Synthetic Biology for Tennessee Schools: BioBuilder Partners with Niswonger Foundation on $8.8M Federal Grant for STEM Education

CAMBRIDGE, MA Dec 29, 2020 — BioBuilder announced that they are to partner with the Niswonger Foundation on their award of an Education Innovation and Research Grant from the Dept of Education

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BioBuilder Founder and Executive Director Featured as 2020 MWM Trailblazer Award Winner

CAMBRIDGE, MA, Dec 04, 2020 – Dr. Natalie Kuldell, Founder and Executive Director of BioBuilder, is being featured by Million Women Mentors, an initiative of STEMconnector, the nation’s largest professional services organization dedicated to developing a diverse, STEM-ready workforce.

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BioBuilder Inspires Emerging Scientists at the Learning Lab at LabCentral in Kendall Square

CAMBRIDGE, MA, Jan 3, 2020 –​ Last month, 19 students from the Prospect Hill Academy Charter School in Cambridge completed an eight-week workshop series where they explored synthetic biology through BioBuilder’s classroom and laboratory content.

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Life Science Cares Reaffirms Partnerships with BioBuilder

CAMBRIDGE, MA, Nov 24, 2020 – Life Science Cares Boston, a nonprofit that connects life science industry executives and employees with nonprofits fighting poverty across Greater Boston, has awarded BioBuilder, CASPAR, Food for Free and Just-A-Start grants to support each organization’s work to support people in need.

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Tyngsborough High School & Sinarmas World Academy BioBuilder Teams Virtual Meeting

CAMBRIDGE, MA, Nov 11, 2019 -- As a part of the growing BioBuilder Education Foundation’s programs, international collaboration is strengthened through virtual collaboration, symposia and meetings that are in line with and responding to the educational needs of our increasingly connected world.

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BioBuilder alumnae inspire with stories of life-changing experiences as interns

CAMBRIDGE, MA, May 22, 2019 -- Four recent alumnae of the BioBuilder internship program inspired next-generation students with their success stories duuring the program's spring celebration at he BioBuilder Learning Lab at LabCentral
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New England Biolabs Supports Creation of BioBuilder Learning Lab at LabCentral

IPSWICH, and CAMBRIDGE, MA, Jan 17, 2018 − Recognizing that tomorrow’s innovation relies on exposing the next generation to why science matters today, New England Biolabs has become the primary sponsor of the Learning Lab

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Baker-Polito Administration funds BioBuilder Learning Lab as part of $2M Workforce Development and STEM Grants for Greater Boston

BOSTON, MA, March 2, 2017 -- Grant funding from the Massachusetts Life Sciences Center (MLSC) advance the Baker-Polito Administration’s commitment to build a highly trained workforce and seed job creation in regions across Massachusetts.

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High School Apprenticeship Training Program Graduates Greater Boston and Worcester-area Students

WORCESTER, and CAMBRIDGE, MA, May 18, 2017 – The Massachusetts Life Sciences Center (MLSC) and the BioBuilder Educational Foundation (BioBuilder) held their graduation ceremonies for the High School Apprenticeship Challenge Lab Training Program at Worcester Technical High School and LabCentral in Cambridge

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BioBuilder among Cambridge Community Foundation grants to local organizations

CAMBRIDGE, MA, Dec 9, 2016 -- Three year commitment to the BioBuilder Educational Foundation expands the Foundation’s commitment to creating pathways into the innovation economy for local youth

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