Resilient DNA: To what extent can our genetics determine who we are?
CLASS: Resilient DNA: To what extent can our genetics determine who we are? WHEN: Two Saturday Classes from 10am-2pm Please plan to attend all four days but only pay for 1 day through eventbrite! Saturday Oct 27th and Saturday Nov. 3rd WHAT: Are your genes making you stressed? In this class participants will genotype themselves for a variant in the serotonin transporter gene (SLC6A4) associated with stress resiliency to explore the relationship between genes, environment, and personality traits. WHO: Class will be appropriate for adults, and advanced high school students WHERE: Baltimore UnderGround Science Space (BUGSS) 101 N. Haven St suite 105 (King Cork and Seal Building) COST: Please be prepared to attend the entire time. Costs (not including online processing fees) are $140 for non-members. DIY Community BUGSS members get 60% off! Scholarships are available! Giant thanks to the John J Leidy Foundation for their thoughtful support so that we can offer low cost classes! Application here: https://goo.gl/forms/4GgRd8TaLm7rQr6t1 60% Discounts for our awesome BUGSS members! Not a BUGSS member yet? Join our community of citizen scientists, thinkers, and tinkerers and get mega awesome benefits (also gain infinite cool points!) inquire with firstname.lastname@example.org or learn more here: http://www.bugssonline.org/payment.html REGISTRATION CLOSES 1 WEEK BEFORE CLASS! Please sign up by then! REFUNDS: Thank you for taking a class at BUGSS. The fees we charge help support BUGSS activities at making biotechnology accessible and provide assistance to those who can't afford the full tuition. Therefore we want you to be aware of our cancellation policy. If BUGSS cancels a course you will be refunded the entire course fee. If you have to cancel, cancellations made prior to 2 weeks before the course start date will be issued a full refund minus a $15.00 service fee. Cancellations within two weeks of the course start date will be granted a credit for future classes at BUGSS.