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upcoming events
Jul 7
Knight Campus Entrepreneurship Speaker Series with Andrés García and Michelle LaPlaca 11:00 a.m.

Join us for "The Many Paths Across the Valley of Death," presented by Andrés J. García and Michelle C. LaPlaca of the Georgia Institute of...
Knight Campus Entrepreneurship Speaker Series with Andrés García and Michelle LaPlaca
July 7
11:00 a.m.
Phil and Penny Knight Campus for Accelerating Scientific Impact Beetham Family Seminar Room

Join us for "The Many Paths Across the Valley of Death," presented by Andrés J. García and Michelle C. LaPlaca of the Georgia Institute of Technology.

Professors García and LaPlaca will each share their experiences in translation and commercialization through personal case studies of ventures that were successful as well as some unsuccessful ones. They will then highlight lessons learned.

Joint Science Seminars

news
Knight Campus professor and entrepreneur Keat Ghee Ong was officially inducted as a senior member of the National Academy of Inventors at the organization’s annual meeting in Phoenix, Arizona, June 14-15.
The Knight Campus Graduate Internship Program is welcoming 80 master’s candidates for Professional Development Week
Leslie Coonrod, lecturer and the associate director of the Bioinformatics and Genomics Master’s Program within the Knight Campus Graduate Internship Program received the 2021-2022 James Kezer Teaching Award for her exemplary contribution to the teaching of science.
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event videos

Science Knight Out with Bala Ambati
Knight Campus research professor and ophthalmologist Bala Ambati talks about some of the ways researchers are addressing eye conditions, ranging from traumatic injury to cataracts.
Entrepreneurship Speaker Series
Chris Gibson highlights the serendipity of science and failure, and the role each played in his journey from PhD student to CEO of a multibillion-dollar public biotech company.
Distinguished Lecture Series
Karen Wooley explores synthetic strategies for the development of polymers, block polymers and crosslinked network materials, which can be produced by relatively simple approaches.
Science Knight Out with Leslie Leve
Leslie Leve discusses the importance of nature and nurture in promoting or disrupting well-being.