Winner of Maine BioGENEius Challenge Competes in International Finals in Philadelphia (guest post by Melissa Tian)

Maine BioGENEius winner shares her experience at the International Finals This post was written by Melissa Tian, a high school student from Bangor, who won our very first BioME Student Showcase on April 2019. As the winner, Melissa got to represent Maine in the international finals of The BioGENEius Challenge during BIO International Convention in [...]

2019-06-26T17:34:03+00:00June 26th, 2019|Blog|0 Comments

BioME hosts 1st annual Student Showcase

2019 BioME Student Showcase On April 25, 2019 we hosted our first annual BioME Student Showcase at the University of Southern Maine. 11 college students and 13 high school students presented their original biotech research in competition for cash and academic prizes. The Showcase began with the high school poster competition, where judges and attendees [...]

2019-05-02T16:03:53+00:00May 2nd, 2019|Blog|0 Comments

Advocacy Update: BioME supports LR4022 An Act To Restore the Super Credit for Substantially Increased Research and Development

BioME would like to voice our support towards LR0422, An Act To Restore the Super Credit for Substantially Increased Research and Development proposed by Representative Allison Hepler.   This legislation would reinstate the Super tax credit that was available to innovative Maine institutions prior to 2015 and allowed for substantial business savings. R&D is especially important [...]

2019-02-06T17:28:39+00:00February 6th, 2019|Blog|0 Comments

UMaine hosts its 4th annual Student Symposium April 10th

Don’t miss out on the fourth Annual 2019 University of Maine Student Symposium. Get a chance to see what the young Maine minds of 2019 are researching and creating. This symposium highlights undergraduate and graduate student research and creative activities from a variety of academic disciplines, including bio-engineering and bio-sciences. Students will showcase their work [...]

2019-01-25T19:07:43+00:00January 25th, 2019|Blog|0 Comments

Moving shop or employees? Utilize your BioME membership discount with Humboldt

BioME members are eligible for significant cost-savings through the BioME Group Purchasing Program, which provides discounts and benefits with various providers, usually reserved only for large national accounts. Humboldt Moving & Storage, a United Van Lines agent, is one such participating vendor, offering discounted services and benefits. Humboldt is a family owned business that offers professional [...]

2018-06-20T15:05:30+00:00June 19th, 2018|Blog|0 Comments

Summer bioscience internships and training opportunities

Summer is approaching, and what's more fun than relaxing on the beach? Well, if you're like us, you're probably looking for more ways to get involved in the bioscience community. If you are a high school student, undergraduate, or recent college graduate, we have some exciting opportunities for you, including internships. BioME has ranked some [...]

2018-04-13T19:44:11+00:00April 13th, 2018|Blog|0 Comments

BioME’s Strategic Session: New Mission and Vision

BioME’s Strategic Session: New Mission and Vision In the past few years, our organization has grown bigger, stronger and has become involved with increasingly more and more diverse activities. With all these positive changes, we felt that BioME should come up with a clear strategy for the years to come. The first step involved putting [...]

2018-03-23T12:58:47+00:00March 22nd, 2018|Blog|0 Comments