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Join the STEM For ALL Video Showcase: May 5th - 12th image

Join the STEM For ALL Video Showcase: May 5th - 12th

May 04, 2020

Now in its sixth year, the annual showcase will feature over 170 innovative projects aimed at improving STEM learning and teaching, which have been funded by the National Science Foundation and other federal agencies. During the week-long event, researchers, practitioners, policy makers and members of the public are invited to view the short videos, discuss them with the presenters online, and ... Read More

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Summer Grantsmanship Webinar Series

April 24, 2020

The NSF HSI STEM Resource Hub will host a webinar series to guide grant writers through the NSF HSI Program solicitation: NSF 19-540. Webinars will be held every Tuesday at 12 PM PST/ 3 PM EST from May 12- July 28, 2020. Webinar speakers include HSI Program Awardees, NSF Program Directors and Sponsored Programs Office Personnel who are enthusiastic about sharing their experience and knowledge ... Read More

New Blog on STEM Central: Some Thoughts About What Makes STEM Education and Research at Historically Black Colleges and Universities Unique

April 24, 2020

by Claudia Rankins Pointing to a common element that distinguishes Historically Black Colleges and Universities (HBCUs) from other institutions of higher education (IHE) in terms of success for Black students, is difficult. HBCU institutions come in all types. Some HBCUs are large research intensive (more or less state supported) institutions, some are public or private liberal arts institutions ... Read More

Job Opportunity - Vice Provost for Research, Scholarship and Creative Endeavors at James Madison University

February 17, 2020

VICE PROVOST FOR RESEARCH, SCHOLARSHIP AND CREATIVE ENDEAVORS The Division of Academic Affairs at James Madison University (JMU) invites applications and nominations for the position of Vice Provost for Research, Scholarship and Creative Endeavors. The Vice Provost reports to the Provost and Senior Vice President of Academic Affairs and serves as a member of the Provost’s leadership team. The ... Read More