Double Discovery Center

Educating Children of Promise since 1965

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The Double Discovery Center at Columbia College works with low-income and first generation college bound Manhattan area youth from ages 12-27 to ensure high school graduation, college enrollment and completion and responsible adulthood.

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20 October 2016 - 2:24pm

The Science Discovery Program has begun its second year highlighted by an outreach partnership with Columbia Associate Professor Lars Dietrich to form a Microbiology Club. The workshop introduces students to concepts of microbial multicellularity: how microbes live in communities and how these communities can be beneficial or detrimental to human health. As part of the workshop DDC students have gone around the Morningside Campus collecting samples of local bacteria that are then sent to imaging labs.

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