Mission and Goals

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The education and outreach programs of HudsonAlpha are organized around two guiding principles: preparing the future biotechnology workforce and cultivating an awareness of the influence of genetics and biotechnology on the lives of all citizens.


Educate the students, teachers and citizens of Alabama about the impact of biotechnology on daily life.

Inspire Alabama students through hands-on modules, in-depth classroom and summer experiences, and distance learning opportunities.

Inform Alabama educators and students regarding biotechnology as a field with challenging and rewarding career opportunities across a range of skill levels.

Assist educators through biotechnology training, curriculum and teaching materials.