BioFIRE Living & Learning Community UMD

The BioFIRE (First-year Innovation and Research Experience) Living & Learning Community is designed to support your success at the University of Maryland by providing positive experiences that reinforce your interest in a major in the biological sciences, biochemistry, or chemistry. BioFIRE Staff: Dr. Kaci Thompson ([email protected]) Dr. Charlie Mitter ([email protected]) Stephanie Carrington-Brown ([email protected]) Rawn Boulden ([email protected]) BioFIRE Tutors: TBA

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College of Computer, Mathematical, & Natural Sciences - Virtual Commencement Ceremony

We are proud to present Manuella Djomaleu's commencement speech for the College of CMNS (4:30-7:18). Manuella graduated with a B.S. in Biological Sciences and was part of BioFIRE Cohort 2. She was a long time tutor for BioFIRE, helping the new students excel in their science courses. Her theme - resilience - highlights one of our closely held BioFIRE values! https://commencement.umd.edu/school-college-ceremonies/college-computer-mathematical-natural-sciences

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UMD Virtual Spring 2020 Commencement Ceremony

Congratulations to our 2020 graduates! We are especially thrilled that BioFIRE graduates were chosen as the student speakers for both the College of CMNS and the University commencements. This is a tremendous honor and we are very proud! See below Kat Gopal's speech (17:47-21:43). Kat graduated with a B.S. in Biological Sciences and was part of BioFIRE Cohort 2. Fearless!

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=BOu40imtJac

Watch the University of Maryland's first-ever virtual commencement ceremony celebrating our spring 2020 graduates! The ceremony includes remarks from Preside...

Congratulations to our December 2019 BioFIRE graduates! 100% of our first BioFIRE cohort has now graduated from the University of Maryland. We wish you all well in your new professional endeavors and look forward to hearing more about your accomplishments!

One last end-of-semester celebration in Easton Hall

Congratulations Enoch, B.S. in Biological Sciences: Physiology and Neurobiology!

Engineering Biosensors presentations

BioFIRE students present the results of their Fall 2019 semester research.

BioFIRE students present the results of their Fall 2019 semester research.

Bioscience Day 2019

BioFIRE students present their research at Bioscience Day on November 12, 2019.

BioFIRE students present their research at Bioscience Day on November 12, 2019.

Future surgeons? Photos from Friday's dissection lab.

We had a great time on the field trip to the National Zoo yesterday!

BioFIRE Cohort 5 - welcome!

Move-in Fall 2019 - Welcome BioFIRE Cohort 5!

Move-in Fall 2019 - Welcome BioFIRE Cohort 5!

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What to Expect at the Admitted Student Open House on March 1!

Congratulations on your admission to the University of Maryland! We look forward to seeing you on campus March 1, 2019 for our Admitted Student Open House. A...

Come take care of yourself Thursday Evening, before the finals craziness begins...

Photos from last Friday's dissection lab.

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Tonight is our Pop In in Easton Multipurpose Room from 7:15-8:15!

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Friday trip to the National Museum of Natural History in Washington DC

Friday night social - advice for college success from BioFIRE sophomores, juniors, and seniors

Thank you to all BioFIRE friends and family who made move-in day a success!

They're here! Welcome new BioFIRE students!

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BioFIRE: Living and Learning Together

I am excited to present our new video, BioFIRE: Living and Learning Together. Enjoy!

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ofyKpfgVQyY

BioFIRE is a living and learning program at the University of Maryland that creates a supportive environment for first-year students interested in biology an...

Congratulations to our BioFIRE tutors/peer mentors Cameran, Folarin, and Andrea on their graduation from the College of Computer, Mathematical, and Natural Sciences at the University of Maryland. We are grateful for all the help you've given to students over the years and wish you well in the next leg of your life's journey.

Thanks for a great year! We hope you enjoy the photos from the End-of-Year celebration.

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Another great showing by BioFIRE students at Undergraduate Research Day! It was wonderful to see your research accomplishments.

On Friday we shot footage for a BioFIRE video. Thanks to all the students who helped out. I can't wait to see the final version!

Testudo joins BioFIRE

Look who's helping us recruit new students to BioFIRE!

More great BioFIRE research - congratulations Daniel (and Steven, Melat, and Celine, not pictured)

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More great BioFIRE research - congratulations Charlotte!

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More great BioFIRE research from Courtney, Gabriel and Ozzi (not pictured)

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Congratulations BioFIRE alum Cornelia - winner of the Bioscience Day award for the best Genetics, Genomics, Bioinformatics, and Proteomics poster!

Jinyi Zhu, undergraduate public health science major in the University of Maryland School of Public Health

Winner, Genetics, Genomics, Bioinformatics, and Proteomics for her presentation of "Characterizing Programmed -1 Ribosomal Frameshifting in Mayaro Virus."

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Move-in is here! We spent today at the National Museum of Natural History.

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