News & Announcements

Find ABE-related announcements and see the latest news about and from ABE. For further resources to help prepare stories about ABE, take a look at our press kit.

Purpose At Work: How Amgen Builds Scientific Literacy To Grow Its Business And Positive Impact

August 27, 2019 | Media Coverage

Forbes published an interview with Eduardo Cetlin, President of the Amgen Foundation. The article highlights Amgen education initiatives including…

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Preparing the Next Generation of STEM Leaders at the Amgen Biotech Experience

May 1, 2019 | Media Coverage

Amgen Canada published an article on the ABE@UTM program, a partnership between the Amgen Foundation and the University of Toronto Mississauga (UTM…

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Lab Techs Network in Amgen Program

April 25, 2019 | Media Coverage

An article about the national ABE lab tech meeting appeared in the Thousand Oaks Acorn on April 25, 2019.

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Amgen Foundation Launches Amgen Biotech Experience In Tampa, Florida

April 17, 2019 | Press Release

The Amgen Foundation, together with the University of South Florida (USF), today announced the launch of the Amgen Biotech Experience (ABE) program…

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Options for Youth Engages with Biotech Leader Amgen to Offer Students Cutting-Edge Career Prep

February 11, 2019 | Media Coverage

The Inland Empire Community News reported on Options For Youth charter school's participation in the Amgen Biotech Experience program.

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Charting New Paths: Connecting to Biotech

December 10, 2018 | Media Coverage

On 10 December, ABE Canada was featured on What She Said Radio. Click here to watch the YouTube interview or keep reading via link below. 

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Press Kit

These resources may be used by the media to prepare stories about ABE. They include fact sheets, logos, and other imagery for use by the press.

For any press requests, contact Rebecca Lewis, director, ABE Program Office, For media inquiries, contact Laoise O'Murchú, Amgen Foundation,

ABE Press Kit Packet and Brochures

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Photos are available free of charge, and a limited license is hereby granted, for editorial uses related to ABE only.
Additional photos are available upon request.

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All images must be credited as follows: © 2023 Amgen Foundation. All rights reserved.




The Expanding Student Access to Hands-on Science Experiences Around the Globe infographic highlights ABE's impact and effectiveness.

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The Students on STEM infographic is from the Students on STEM Survey. In partnership with Change the Equation, the Amgen Foundation’s survey found that a large majority of teenagers like science and understand its value. However, common teaching methods, such as rote memorization, do not bring the subject matter to life in the same way as hands-on, real-world experiences.

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View/download three GIFs featuring stats from the ABE Program on student interest in science careers, students reached, and program site locations.

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