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Careers in Life Science

I came across this wonderful resource for learning more about careers in Life Science that I want to share with you.  It is part of the Collaborative Learning Space for Science supported by website (Scitable by NatureEDUCATION).

I encourage you to take a look at this terrific guide to life science careers to learn more about choosing a career, understanding your career options, exploring career paths, and getting the job that you want.


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Olympian Melanie Kok torch video

Check out the video of Canadian Olympic Bronze medalist and MiNDS graduate student — Melanie Kok — carrying the Olympic torch.  Watch the video.

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MiNDS Grad student carries the Olympic torch

On Monday December 21st, Olympic medalist and McMaster graduate student Melanie Kok will be carrying the Olympic torch through Welland, Ontario.

Melanie won the bronze medal at the 2008 Beijing Olympics in the lightweight women’s double sculls and is currently pursuing her degree in neuroscience as part of the McMaster Integrative Neuroscience Discovery and Study (MiNDS) program.

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