Washington STEM CEO and Hutch president and director discuss how to set students up for success in rapidly evolving fields
Oct. 2, 2018
| By Fred Hutch staff
Washington STEM CEO Caroline King and Fred Hutch President and Director Dr. Gary Gilliland recently sat down in a Hutch training lab to talk about empowering students from diverse backgrounds to succeed in STEM fields.
National Institute of General Medical Sciences award aims to attract underrepresented students in science, technology, engineering and mathematics
Aug. 15, 2018
| By Tom Kim / Fred Hutch News Service
Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center has received a $1.26 million, five-year Science Education Partnership Award from the National Institute of General Medical Sciences, or NIGMS. The award will fund a new science education and training program called “Frontiers in Cancer Research."
A science education program helped launch Louisa Pendergast’s research career. Now she’s helping mentor more science teachers at Fred Hutch.
July 20, 2017
| By Rachel Tompa / Fred Hutch News Service
In high school, Louisa Pendergast had an inspiring biology teacher who'd participated in a science education program at Fred Hutch. Now a working scientist at the Hutch, Pendergast is mentoring more teachers through that same program.
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