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Phase III+: The University is open for expanded research operations; only authorized personnel will be admitted on campus. More info here.

For Teachers

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RockEDU Presents
Mark your calendar for the third Friday of every month! Encourage your students to attend our “science cafe” style events geared toward high school students including a short talk by a scientist followed by a networking activity to meet scientists and other like-minded students.


Lab Experiences

LAB Experiences
Sign-up your class for full-day field trips designed to engage middle and high school science students in ongoing research at The Rockefeller University, meeting with scientists and doing activities at the lab bench will introduce best practices in scientific research.
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Lab Jumpstart

LAB Jumpstart
Nominate a student! Formerly the LAB After-School Program (LAB ASP), LAB Jumpstart supports 16 NYC high school students in a combined after-school and summer science research experience. This program aims to ‘jumpstart’ the development of research skills and exposure to laboratory culture.
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Professional Development Courses

Professional Development Courses
RockEDU professional development courses support K-12 science teachers with novel, in-depth science content and ways of adapting the material to their classrooms. We offer a range of teacher professional development opportunities over the summer.
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While our research programs have closed for this school year, we recommend checking out for several other High School student research programs around New York City!

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RockEDU Science Outreach
The Rockefeller University
1230 York Avenue, Box 53
New York, NY 10065-6399

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