July 31, 2014

Becoming Fearless: The Neural Systems and Behavior Experience

The 2014 NS&B class with faculty from cycles 3 and 4. Credit:  Mufaddal Baghdadwala

By Wojciech Mikoluszko The following is an edited interview with André Fenton of New York University and Hans A. Hofmann of University of Texas, co-directors of the MBL Neural Systems and Behavior (NS&B) course. This is your second year as NS&B co-directors, for which you spend eight weeks of your summer engaged in very intense […]

An MBL SUCCESS Story: Providing Career Guidance to Young Scientists

Participants applaud at the end of a workshop. Credit: Tom Kleindinst.

By Laurel Hamers On a sunny summer day in Woods Hole, about seventy young scientists are eschewing the waterfront benches just outside their MBL labs and are instead packed into a non-air-conditioned room, listening attentively while munching on sandwiches. They’re not here for the free lunch they’re enjoying—most of them are already on an all-inclusive […]

MBL Career Development Program Launches Second Year


Printable version (pdf)   Contact: A. Kristine Johnson 508-289-7766; kjohnson@mbl.edu WOODS HOLE, MA—The MBL will launch its second year of SUCCESS, a career development program for young scientists, on June 18, 2014. Chaired by MBL Director of Education Bill Reznikoff, SUCCESS (which stands for Shaping and Understanding Career Choices in Education, Science, and Self) is […]

Science Teachers from the University of Chicago Laboratory Schools Visit the MBL

University of Chicago Undergraduates Visit MBL

MBL Course Students Featured in “Why I Do Science”


MBL to offer Seashore Science Classes for Kids

Class at the touch tank.

Printable version (pdf) For Immediate Release: June 8, 2012 For more information, visit our website. Coastal Explorers seashore science course planned for the summer MBL, WOODS HOLE, MA — The Marine Biological Laboratory (MBL) Club invites children ages 4, 5, and 6 to explore, discover, and learn about the seashore habitat around Woods Hole. The […]

A Woods Hole Welcome: @MBL Blogpost from Science Journalism Fellow


New Undergraduates Selected for Brown-MBL Beckman Scholars Program

Emma Dixon

Printable version (pdf) For Immediate Release: May 11, 2012 Contact: Diana Kenney, Marine Biological Laboratory, dkenney@mbl.edu; 508-289-7139   MBL, WOODS HOLE, Mass.— Through the Beckman Scholars Program, two exceptional undergraduates per year in the biological, chemical, or medical sciences earn the chance to conduct 15 months of research at the Marine Biological Laboratory and on […]