Hutch News

Hutch News

Stories tagged 'science education partnership'

Fred Hutch receives $1.26M grant to boost science-education efforts

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."

View story >


From student to scientist to mentor

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.

View story >


Science Education Partnership celebrates 25 years bringing cutting-edge biology to Washington state classrooms

Director Dr. Nancy Hutchison to retire next month; SEP member Jeanne Chowning takes the reins

Sept. 30, 2016 | By Rachel Tompa / Fred Hutch News Service

Under Dr. Nancy Hutchison's leadership, the Hutch's Science Education Partnership has worked with about 500 teachers from throughout Washington. The molecular biologist and science educator is retiring after a 34-year career at the Hutch. SEP 'success story' Jeanne Chowning will take over as the program's new director.

View story >


Science Education Partnership teacher uses award funding to work and learn at Fred Hutch

Murdock Partners in Science Award-winner studying evolutionary biology in Katie Peichel’s lab

July 24, 2013 | By Andy Koopmans

View story >



(RSS feeds are best viewed in browsers other than Chrome)

Editor's Picks

GIVE NOW &
SAVE LIVES

Support our quest for cures

Story Archive


Publications

Magazine Archive
Back issues of Hutch Magazine

Financial Reporting
Fiscal highlights & Annual Reports

Science Spotlight
Monthly review of Center-authored papers



Fred Hutch News

        Get updates via email.