Past Events

Tue, May 18 2021 to Tue, May 25 2021
BioMolViz Promoting Molecular Visualization Literacy

BioMolViz has been working to provide biochemistry and molecular biology educators with assessment tools, instruments, and activities to teach biomolecular visualization. We invite educators to participate in workshops to develop biomolecular visualization assessments, which will be made broadly available to interested instructors through an online repository.

MAC - May Assessment Collab : May 18th, 20th & 25th (Tues, Thurs, Tues) (online) ~ 10 AM Central - 3 PM Each day

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Thu, May 13 2021

NSF Bioeconomy Distinguished Lecture Series

Panel Presentation : Linnea Fletcher, PhD (Austin Community College); Thomas Tubon, PhD (Madison Area Technical College); Russ Read (Forsyth Tech Community College)

Scoping and Educating the Dynamic Biotech Workforce
Advancing the U.S. bioeconomy will require a growing biotechnology workforce that is well educated and diverse. Located at Austin Community College in Texas and partnering with institutions of higher education, high schools, industry, and non-profits throughout the country, the ... Read more

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Mon, May 10 2021 to Thu, May 13 2021
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Advancing Research In Society (ARIS) and Research Impact Canada (RIC) are working in collaboration to host the 2021 Conference on Research Impact & Public Engagement at the Intersection of the Future Workforce. This Summit represents the first time ARIS and RIC have brought our two communities together to learn from our collective expertise and network for future collaboration.

Plenary sessions, speakers, and panels will focus on research impact as drivers of economic and workforce development -- including precollegiate and higher education, business and industry, and ... Read more

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Thu, May 6 2021 to Fri, May 7 2021

InnovATE BIO is an NSF-ATE National Center with a focus on working with two-year colleges throughout the US to develop workforce to support the biotechnical enterprise. A key element of workforce preparation is hands-on experiences, such as those provided through undergraduate research experiences (URE). To support the development of URE in biotechnology programs, InnovATE BIO is working with selected InnovATE BIO undergraduate research institutional partners. This strategic planning workshop is being held with selected partners. Read more

Wed, Apr 21 2021
Carolina Launches Biotech Skills and Careers

You are invited to a half-day virtual event on Wednesday, April 21 (11:00am – 4:30pm ET) to see biotechnology skill-building in action as educators from Hudson Alpha, DNA Learning Center, Biobuilder, miniPCR, Biotility UF, and Illumina demonstrate practical, easily replicated classroom activities high school teachers can do with their students this spring and next Fall. Dr. David Stegall, Deputy Superintendent, NC Department of Public Instruction, will kick off the event and welcome participants. Each presentation will be 30 minutes and staff from all participating organizations and ... Read more

Fri, Apr 16 2021
CRISPR webinar

Join this webinar focused on the exciting and rapidly developing area of CRISPR-based gene editing. This FREE Gene Editing Workshop will be presented in partnership by Delaware Technical Community College and the Gene Editing Institute, based in ChristianaCare’s Helen F. Graham Cancer Center & Research Institute. The workshop, designed for community college instructors, will share information and curriculum within the field, as well as a video-recorded lab demonstration. At the conclusion of the workshop, participants will be able to incorporate gene editing curriculum into their own ... Read more

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Fri, Apr 2 2021

Description: Cores, also known as shared research laboratories (SRLs) or shared research resources (SRRs), provide researchers access to necessary scientific resources and expertise. The staff that support these resources come from diverse education backgrounds - from associates to doctorates . Come learn about career opportunities in cores and the journeys that have brought people to the core family. Students are welcome!

This webinar was directed towards community college, undergraduate, and graduate students.

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Fri, Mar 19 2021
City College of San Francisco

This session will explore how community colleges can empower their students to recognize, request, and foster more inclusive workplace practices.

Session participants will learn about practical tools developed through a community college-industry partnership to strengthen the working relationship between student interns and their internship mentors. This includes tools to help establish better training protocols, make workplace expectations more explicit, identify knowledge gaps and/or misunderstandings, and learn how to give and receive feedback so as to build greater trust and ... Read more

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Thu, Mar 18 2021 to Fri, Mar 19 2021
Community College Innovation Challenge

Calling All Community College Student Innovators!

The American Association of Community Colleges, in partnership with the National Science Foundation, is inviting community college students to participate in the 2021

Community College Innovation Challenge (CCIC). The CCIC is a national competition where community college student teams, working with a faculty or administrator team mentor, use science, technology ... Read more

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Thu, Mar 11 2021 to Fri, Mar 12 2021
American Association of Community Colleges

Has your college been an ATE grantee? Did you have a “New to NSF” grant? Keep the momentum going! Take advantage of what ATE funding can do for your college’s technician education programs and students by “Moving Up” to an ATE Project. What will help make your proposal be more competitive? How do requirements and reviewer expectations change when you take the next step? Where can you get help to make your proposal more competitive? Learn the answers to these questions along with strategies, insider tips, and mistakes to avoid in seeking your next ATE grant.


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