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2014 Retreat

The 2014 graduate program retreat will be November 7-9 at Tenaya Lodge in Yosemite. Register now!

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Five students named 2015 Siebel Scholars

The Siebel Foundation has announced the names of five UC Berkeley Bioengineering graduate students who have been named Siebel Scholars.The Siebel Scholars program recognizes outstanding graduate students from the world’s most prestigious business, computer science, and bioengineering graduate schools. Each of the Class of 2015 Siebel Scholars will receive a $35,000 award for his or […]

2014 Korea EAPSI Scholars

Two bioengineers study abroad as EAPSI scholars

BioE PhD students Augusto Tentori and Todd Duncombe, both of Professor Amy Herr’s lab, were selected as NSF EAPSI scholars for Summer 2014, allowing them to do research in Korea and Taiwan, respectively.

Swisher in the lab

Alumni Profile: Christine Leon Swisher

One of our most recent alumnae, Dr. Christine Leon Swisher spoke with us about juggling her passions for science and dance, simultaneously pursuing a PhD and dancing with the 49ers Gold Rush cheerleaders.

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