HBS Blog for September 5, 2018

Today Students: B day students had their introduction to HBS today. We got all the students into our Quizlet Class, the students introduced themselves via the Trello Welcome Board, and went over the syllabus. Today I: Worked with students to establish the standard rules and procedures for the class. Everyone Should Know: HCPL cards and signed syllabi are due [...]

By |2018-11-24T07:56:17-05:00September 5th, 2018|Daily Blog, HBS Blogs, Staff Blog|0 Comments

HBS Blog for September 4, 2018

Today Students: Worked on their Trello Welcome Boards, joined our Quizlet Class, and learned about the expectations for HBS. Today I: Made sure students had access to all of the accounts they needed. Everyone Should Know: Signed syllabi and HCPL Library Cards are due by next Friday (09/14/18).

By |2018-11-24T07:56:21-05:00September 4th, 2018|Daily Blog, HBS Blogs, Staff Blog|0 Comments

Biomed- A Foundation Upon Which to Excel

The Biomedical Sciences Program at Bel Air High School has provided me with a skill set far beyond any other classes I have taken. Beginning with the Principles of Biomedical Sciences and ending with Biomedical Innovations, I have been taught proper lab skills, as well as life skills such as public speaking and presenting that [...]

By |2018-11-24T07:56:35-05:00November 15th, 2017|Student Blog|0 Comments

The Emergency Room Design Project- A Milestone for all Students

The emergency design project is seen by almost every biomedical sciences student as one of the toughest projects of the year. One of the reasons that it is challenging is because we are placed into groups with people in our class that we typically do not work with. Because of this, we are forced to [...]

By |2018-11-24T07:56:42-05:00November 15th, 2017|Student Blog|0 Comments

Seven Steps to SketchUp Success

Whether you are a sophomore in HBS attempting to mess around with SketchUp for the first time or a senior in BI relying on SketchUp for the Emergency Room Project, it is essential that you understand all of SketchUp’s capabilities and use its resources efficiently, in order for your desired outcome to be achieved. SketchUp [...]

By |2018-11-24T07:56:58-05:00November 14th, 2017|Student Blog|0 Comments

How to Survive Presentation Prep

Everyone knows that group presentations are a daunting task. They’re time consuming, require extreme attention to detail, and force you to interact with people that may not be your best friends in the world. It is very easy to become overwhelmed with all the plates in the air and drop them. There is also a [...]

By |2018-11-24T07:57:14-05:00November 14th, 2017|Student Blog|0 Comments

It All Began 8 Years Ago at Bel Air High School – An alumni blog by Yale School of Public Health MPH candidate, Alyssa Sbarra

Hi, my name is Alyssa Sbarra and I am a 2012 graduate of Bel Air High School and PLTW’s Biomedical Sciences Program.  I graduated from Villanova University with a BS in mathematics, and currently am a MPH candidate at the Yale School of Public Health.  My concentration is in infectious disease epidemiology and my research [...]

By |2018-11-24T08:05:20-05:00November 4th, 2016|Alumni Blog, Biomed Blog|0 Comments