HudsonAlpha Journal - 2009, Volume 1, Issue 6

December 22, 2009


HudsonAlpha partners with WHNT News 19 and The Hunstville Times to host governors' forum on education

Alabama needs more students to pursue scientific careers as we continue to compete for knowledge based, non-exportable jobs.  In February, HudsonAlpha, WHNT News 19  and The Huntsville Times will host a nonpartisan Gubernatorial Candidates’ Forum on the Future of Education. Candidates will have the opportunity to present ideas on how to move the state forward through Alabama’s educational system. Read more.
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Innovation/Application: Serina Therapeutics

Serina logoSerina Therapeutics is working to improve the safety and efficacy of new and existing medicines. 

Dr. Tacey Viegas, COO of Serina Therapeutics, answers questions about the company, their work and HudsonAlpha.


Get to know. . . O'Neal SmithermanPhoto of Dr. O'Neal Smitherman

Meet Dr. O'Neal Smitherman, executive vice president, and learn how his career path led him home to Alabama and HudsonAlpha. Read more.


2009: HudsonAlpha's Year in Reviewimage of HudsonAppha

2009 has been a tremendous year for HudsonAlpha! Please join us as we look back on this past year with "2009: HudsonAlpha's Year in Review" - a snapshot of genomic research, economic growth and educational outreach. Read more.

HudsonAlpha kicks off volunteer program
Nearly 30 future volunteers turned out for the institute's first-ever volunteer workshop earlier this month. These "Partners of Progress" learned more about HudsonAlpha's three-fold mission of genomic research, educational outreach and economic development. Read more.


Why I support HudsonAlpha

Dr. Julie Finley, assistant principal at Bob Jones High School, shares her reasons for supporting HudsonAlpha. The assistant principal has seen firsthand the positive impact our educational outreach has made on her students.