The Biochemistry Authentic Scientific Inquiry Laboratory Community

BASIL Biochemistry is a course-based research experience (CURE) that uses computational techniques and traditional laboratory methods to assign functions to proteins.

Ask questions, compare results, and interact with other participants!

American Chemical Society Meeting

BASIL Member Bonnie Hall will be presenting in the Innovative Teaching in Physical and Computational Chemistry Sympoisum on Tuesday March 19th  9:15 am at the Spring 2024 American Chemical Society meeting in New Orleans.  

Upcoming Workshops!

We have a full slate of workshops coming up in 2024.  Whether you are starting the BASIL curriculum, want to learn more about assessment in course-based undergraduate research experiences, or want to learn more about specific BASIL activities, there is something for you!  Check out the events page to learn more.

Active Learning Communities Workshop at DiscoverBMB 2024

Join BASIL and other  active learning communities Monday March 25th 9-10:30 am at the DiscoverBMB 2024 meeting in San Antonio, TX. Travel Awards available-- apply online!

Enhancing Assessment of Student Learning in Your CURE

Are you eager to enhance your ability to assess student learning in your CURE? Our workshop is designed to empower faculty members like you with the skills and knowledge needed to effectively evaluate student learning outcomes in CUREs. Learn more and register.