Curiosity Cube

MilliporeSigma's Curiosity Labs™ at Home Virtual Experiments Now Available in Multiple Languages


With the rise of virtual learning due to COVID-19, MilliporeSigma continues to leverage its Curiosity Labs™ at Home science education programming to spark curiosity and inspire the next generation of scientists. This content is now available in four additional languages — German, French, Portuguese and Spanish — directly through the Curiosity Labs™ at Home website.

MilliporeSigma Partnership Spotlight: KIPP St. Louis


For more than eight years, we have partnered with KIPP St. Louis, a public charter school in St. Louis that primarily serves students living below the poverty line. We have helped expand the capacity of the organization’s middle school science program, increasing access to science equipment and exposure to science, technology, engineering and mathematics (STEM) careers.

MilliporeSigma Employee Spotlight: Annie Mayrose


As part of our employee spotlight series, we’re sitting down with Annie Mayrose, business partner, sustainability & social business innovation, employee and community engagement at MilliporeSigma, to learn more about how she’s driving positive social change.

1. How did you get your start with MilliporeSigma?

MilliporeSigma's Jeffrey Whitford Named Professional of the Year at PRNEWS' CSR & Nonprofit Awards


MilliporeSigma's Jeffrey Whitford, head of sustainability and social business innovation, was named Professional of the Year at PRNEWS' virtual CSR & Nonprofit Awards. Whitford has worked with his team to develop sustainable initiatives and science education programs to build on MilliporeSigma's leading corporate responsibility platform.

Check out Jeffrey's full profile here.

MilliporeSigma Employee Spotlight: Melissa Hackmeier


As part of our employee spotlight series, we’re sitting down with Melissa Hackmeier, head of employee and community engagement at MilliporeSigma, to learn more about how she’s supporting employees, partners and the next generation of scientists around the world.

1. How did you get your start with MilliporeSigma?

MilliporeSigma Brings Scientific Curiosity Home


MilliporeSigma leaders say the business has a passion for inspiring the next generation of scientists. And the company, which has a facility in Jaffrey, has brought that passion into the classroom with its SPARK volunteer program, through which employees deliver such initiatives as Curiosity Labs and the Curiosity Cube. Now the provider of lab materials, technologies, and services has launched Curiosity Labs at Home, providing parents with free, simple, interactive experiments to engage their young scientists.

Employee Spotlight: Kaely Zeiser

Press Release

September 17, 2019 /3BL Media/ - MilliporeSigma Employee Spotlight: Kaely Zeiser

As part of our employee spotlight series, we’re sitting down with Kaely Zeiser, business partner, Corporate Responsibility at MilliporeSigma, to learn more about the work she’s doing to ignite curiosity in the next generation of scientists.


1. Tell us about your background (where you grew up, went to school, your family, etc.).

Curiosity Cube Teaches Science to ConVal Students

By Nicholas Handy

Elementary and middle school students from the ConVal School District spent Thursday in a brightly colored shipping container conducting science experiments.

The container – known as the Curiosity Cube – has been retrofitted by MilliporeSigma into a mobile science lab. The Cube, which made an appearance in the ConVal High School parking lot Thursday, travels the country to encourage an interest in science among children.

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Increasing STEM Access and Changing Perceptions

by Jeffrey Whitford

Sometimes ideas are hatched and shared in the most fortuitous places — and you don’t even know it. It all began when one of my team members and I were at our first Global Communicators Conference in Wiesbaden, Germany, following the acquisition of the company that we had been working for. It was an awe-inspiring experience, mainly because our new company — Merck KGaA, Darmstadt, Germany — was launching a completely new brand and this was one of the first internal events to showcase the new look, feel and messaging.


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