BAR HARBOR – The MDI Biological Laboratory is getting closer to opening its new building this spring.
“The Center for Science Entrepreneurship” building will not only provide students with hands on opportunities, but will also give them new ways to market themselves.
The new center looks to help modernize Maine’s economy. They believe they can equip students with the skills and resources to launch and grow new companies.
Development of public affairs director, Jerilyn Bowers stated “That’s where we are really going to find the interesting ideas and those are the ideas, we hope will be novel and allow us to really address these society problems that we all struggle with.”
Their focus on innovation and entrepreneurship will help students use their education to create new science and technology jobs in the state.