SIGnAL OUTREACH HOSTED EVENTS
2014 High Tech High School Tour
We recently organized a tour of the plant biology labs at Salk for 100 high school juniors. These
students have interests in science and math and are currently working on an Arabidopsis project in school.
We thought it would be great to expose them to how a real plant lab functions.
2012 VOLUNTEER INTERN Sophia Wang
After Lucia Wang spend two years at GAL-E her sister Sophia Wang decide to follow her step volunteering during
summer at our lab.
Canyon Crest Academy Work Experience / Internship Education
The Internship program is a class for committed juniors and seniors who would like to explore an occupation
they might want to pursue as a future career.
2011-12 CCA WE/IE Intern Sara Orpin.
Harvey Mudd College Upward Bound Program
1st generation college bound students take special math and science classes at UCSD in the mornings and
then volunteer intern in the afternoons. This program focuses more on exposure than concrete projects.
2012 HMCUBI Frank Gutierrez
2011 HMCUBI Maxson Ly
2010 HMCUBI David Dang
Aaron Price Fellows
Aaron Price Fellows, a small group of highly motivated students involved in an acclaimed leadership program.
These students tour the labs at Salk Institute to have a taste of what it would be to become a scientist.
High School Teachers Science Day
High School Science Day
High School Science Day is a half-day community outreach event designed to get youngsters
interested in considering an exciting career in research.
High School Summer Enrichment Program
This program gives high school students the opportunity to do hands-on experimental work in a Salk research lab, supervised by a Salk faculty member. Students work side-by-side with Salk scientists on projects involving today's cutting edge research.
2009 HSSI Lucia Wang
2008 HSSI Sahil Seth
2006 HSSI Summer Puente
Other High School Summer Interns.
Patricia Rosas Darlene Cayabyab Raquel Sojourner