500 Kendall Street ♦ Cambridge,
STEM Contact: Caren Arstein ♦ (617) 768-6694 ♦ firstname.lastname@example.org http://www.genzyme.com/Responsibility/Supporting-Science-Education.aspx
Genzyme is one of the world’s leading
biotechnology companies, with headquarters in Cambridge MA.
They employ approximately 10,000 employees worldwide.
STEM Partnership Summary
Scientists in the Schools (SiS)
in the Schools is a volunteer program aimed at building and
enhancing relationships between Genzyme employees and local
schools. Genzyme volunteers share their knowledge of biotechnology
with the goal of increasing awareness of the industry through
their outreach efforts. Genzyme volunteers participate in mentoring,
science fairs, guest speaking and other school-based activities.
To request a volunteer, please complete and submit this form:
Volunteer Opportunities Posting Request (PDF).
The University Relations Program offers internships
and co-op assignments in many of their U.S.-based facilities for
both undergraduate and graduate students. Specific areas include: life
sciences, supply chain management, engineering, information
technology, business development, and regulatory affairs. For
more information visit: Genzyme’s
U.S. University Relations Programs.
Guided Tours of Genzyme Center
Center in Cambridge is a model for sustainable building and
conservation. The Center offers one-hour guided tours to educational
groups, professional associations, and community organizations.
These tours are led by trained, volunteer employees who provide
a general overview of the building features. To schedule a
guided tour, please call Genzyme’s Tours Information
Line at 617-768-9303, or send an email to email@example.com
Genzyme offers grants for non-profit
organizations to support the growth and development of science
education and health programs, and also sponsors selected school or community events. Visit Genzyme's Grants page for more information: http://www.genzyme.com/commitment/community/grant_application.asp
Types of Educational Outreach Opportunities
Representatives for Career
Cooperative Education (college
or Foundation Opportunities
Organizations (for tours)
Academic Subjects Related to Activities