December 2010
 

2010 Graduation Survey Results


EducationThis past fall, ASBMB sent out a survey to schools that offer degrees in biochemistry, molecular biology, biotechnology or chemistry with a biochemistry option and asked them to answer questions about their graduate populations.

 

ASBMB Introduces Website for Summer Undergraduate Research Programs


EducationBY ANN STOCK

To assist undergraduate students in finding summer research programs and vice versa, the American Society for Biochemistry and Molecular Biology has created a website for the cumulative listing of summer undergraduate research programs.

 

The Action of Alcohol Dehydrogenase


EducationA special, online only comic by University of Arizona undergraduate Juhyung Sun.

 

UAN Chapter Educates about Organ Donation


EducationBY RAY ROMANO AND ANN AGUANNO

The ASBMB Undergraduate Affiliate Network chapter at Marymount Manhattan College has partnered with the New York Organ Donor Network to increase awareness and education about organ, eye and tissue donation on college campuses.

 

Using Multiple-choice Tests in Science Education


EducationBY PETER J. KENNELLY

As science teachers, our most important goal should be to guide students in developing their ability to apply fundamental scientific principles and logical reasoning to formulate and test scientific hypotheses, as well as the analytical and

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