Aaron Kallas is Honored with Biotechnology Teaching Award
The National Association of Biology Teachers (NABT) honored TIPS Coordinator Aaron Kallas with the 2013 Ron Mardigian Biotechnology Teaching Award. Aaron is the first Alaskan teacher this receive this prestigious award. Read more about it here.
BioPREP students win the 2013 Stockholm Junior Water Prize for the state of Alaska
Congratulations to Chelsea Parrocha and Taylor Seitz, high school students from an Alaska BioPREP supported class at Polaris K-12 in Anchorage, AK. Their project, Potential Lateral Flow Test Design for the Detection of Paralytic Shellfish Poisoning, won the 2013 Stockholm Junior Water Prize for the state of Alaska. They competed in the national competition June 14 and 15 in Portland, Oregon. See Press Release.