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HHMI Supported Activities

Pathways to Success

Pathways to Advance Student Success is a five-year, $1.2 million grant awarded in 2014 by the Howard Hughes Medical Institute. Our goal is to increase the percentage of at-risk students who earn biological sciences degrees by 10% or more within five years, thus achieving the 2012 PCAST report recommendations. Learn more >>

Science Education/Authentic Research Grant

In May 2010, the College of Biological Sciences was awarded a $1.5 million grant by the Howard Hughes Medical Institute to create an innovative program to improve undergraduate biology education by engaging all undergraduates who take biology courses in hands-on research. Learn more >>


CourseSource is an open-access journal of peer-reviewed teaching resources for college biological science courses. A key feature of CourseSource is the alignment of articles with scientific professional society-developed learning goals and objectives. Learn more >>