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Steve Wang

"Once you're Biocore, you're Biocore for life."

Biocore Class of 2014
B.S. Biomedical Engineering, May 2015; M.S. Biomedical Engineering, May 2016

Sean Johnson & Tong Wang

Tong: "I really loved having the ability to do science and take ownership of projects."

Sean: "For me, the big thing was getting to know the faculty really well and getting to know your fellow students."

Biocore Class of 2014 (Sean) & 2015 (Tong)
Sean, B.S. Biochemistry, December 2014; Tong, B.S. Chemistry, May 2015

Austin Lynch

"Academics is part of it, but Biocore really helped me discover a new way of learning. That inquiry-based, self-motivated drive to learn and discover just changed the way that I look at life."

Biocore Class of 2010
B.S. Microbiology & Applied Mathematics 2011

Matt Regner

"Most importantly, Biocore equipped me to be a critical and independent thinker."

Biocore Class of 2010
B.S. Chemistry, & B.S. Russian Language and Literature May 2011

Emily Lynch

"While it's one thing to be able to memorize organic chemistry mechanisms or biochemical pathways in the body, being able to understand why these molecules are interacting with one another or why this pathway is doing what it's doing in the body... that's what's going to lead to groundbreaking research that will change our world for the better."

Biocore Class of 2016
B.S. Biology & Certificates: African Studies and Global Health, 2017