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The Cornell Institute for Biology Teachers was created in 1989 to support high school biology teachers through workshops, computer acquisition and training and an equipment lending library. CIBT was the creation of Dr. Rita Calvo, a senior lecturer in genetics at Cornell and Dr. Peter Bruns, Director of the Division of Biological Sciences. They worked with master teachers from New York State to identify the challenges facing biology teachers in the late 80's and 90's. Read More


Judy's Day at the Cornell Plantations 9/21/14

Go bananas exploring the fun and fascinating world of fruits! Enjoy hands-on activities, music, and food at this free learning festival in the beautiful outdoor ...

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Upcoming Events & Appearances

David Hillis Lecture and Reception for Teachers

Sep 25 2014

Hi everyone, We have an exciting opportunity to announce! 1. On September 25th, Professor David Hillis from the University of Texas at Austin will be ...

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