07/20

High School Life Sciences Careers Exploration Program

Camp Registration

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High School Life Sciences Careers Exploration Programshow details + $0.00 (USD)  

For high school students entering grades 10-12

A new program at the Buck, driven by student demand! This program is designed for high school students with an interest in the life sciences and curious about possible career paths.  In this one week course, students will get a broad exposure to the sills and techniques utilized in various life sciences careers, including lab techniques.

Students will also meet with speakers in a wide variety of careers within the medical, academic, and biotech sectors, with the opportunity to ask in-depth questions about educational paths, compensation, and challenges within the field. Students will leave feeling excited about their futures!

Scholarships available. Download scholarship form
Scholarship forms should be submitted to learningcenter@buckinstitute.org
When a scholarship is approved, you will receive a code that will allow you to register for camp using the value of the scholarship as payment.

July 20, 2020 - July 24, 2020
10:00 am - 3:00 pm
Buck Institute
8001 Redwood Blvd
Novato, California 94945

Directions

The Buck Institute is located 25 miles north of the Golden Gate Bridge.

San Francisco Airport/San Francisco/South Bay:

  • Take Highway 101 North across the Golden Gate Bridge
  • Take the last Novato exit — Atherton/San Marin Drive (just north of the DeLong exit)
  • Turn left at the stoplight, and go west over the freeway overpass
  • Get in the right lane, and turn right at the second stoplight onto Redwood Boulevard
  • Go approximately ½ mile, and turn left onto Buck Center Drive
  • At the top of the hill, turn left into the Visitor Parking Lot

Berkeley/Oakland/Oakland International Airport:

  • Take Highway 80 to Highway 580 West, and cross the Richmond/San Rafael Bridge
  • Take 580 until it merges with Highway 101 North in San Rafael
  • Take the last Novato exit — Atherton/San Marin Drive (just north of the DeLong exit)
  • Turn left at the stoplight, and go west over the freeway overpass
  • Get in the right lane, and turn right at the second stoplight onto Redwood Boulevard
  • Go approximately ½ mile, and turn left onto Buck Center Drive
  • At the top of the hill, turn left into the Visitor Parking Lot

From Sonoma County, take Highway 101 South:

  • Take the first Novato exit (Atherton/San Marin Drive)
  • Turn right at the stoplight, and stay in the right lane
  • Take an immediate right onto Redwood Boulevard
  • Go approximately ½ mile, and turn left onto Buck Center Drive
  • At the top of the hill, turn left into the Visitor Parking Lot

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