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The Future of Science and Technology in Medicine

In the 21st century, scientific discoveries, medical breakthroughs, and emerging technologies have a major impact on our daily lives. These innovations effectively address a range of medical needs but also elicit complex questions and dilemmas. We need forward-thinking scientists who are committed to providing principled leadership for our future. In this course, students...

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Marine Life in the Balance: Protecting a Changing Estuary Ecosystem

Eelgrass, seaweed, crabs, fish and seals are part of a large community of plants and animals living in a unique home; Narragansett Bay, Rhode Island’s huge and important estuary. An estuary, where river meets ocean, is the foundation of life in marine systems and is considered to be one of the most productive and biodiverse ecosystems on the planet. Today scientists are...

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The Tropical Coast: Florida Keys

Study with Brown University in Key Largo, Florida!

Brown University offers curious high school students a unique opportunity to explore marine biology, conservation, and leadership skills in the Florida Keys. Focusing on the ecology of three main coastal habitats-- coral reefs, mangroves, and seagrasses-- students will practice many of the methods and skills used by marine...

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The Cloud Forest: Costa Rica

Study with Brown University in Monteverde, Costa Rica!

Join Brown University in San Luis de Monteverde, Costa Rica to study the cloud forest from a different perspective – high up in the trees! If you are an adventurous and curious person who is passionate about science and nature, this course is for you! Students will study a beautiful and unique ecosystem -the tropical...

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