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Abstracts Due Feb 19th for "Building and Enhancing Undergraduate Research and Creative Inquiry Programs" Conference.   image

Abstracts Due Feb 19th for "Building and Enhancing Undergraduate Research and Creative Inquiry Programs" Conference.

February 11, 2019

The Ohio State University, Columbus, OH will host the Undergraduate Research Programs Division Conference 2019 "Building and Enhancing Undergraduate Research and Creative Inquiry Programs,” June 27-29, 2019 (CUR Annual Business Meeting – June 25-27, 2019). Are you seeking strategies for your undergraduate research programs’ success? Do you have something to share: a great program, a unique ... Read More

Active Learning Week 2018

December 03, 2018

Active Learning Week 2018 was a great success! Thank you to the 134 STEM Faculty who took the Active Learning Week Pledge and joined our growing community of over 650 faculty and administrators who are committed to ensuring that their active learning classroom practices are culturally responsive – fully grounded in the lived experiences of students of all races/ethnicities, genders, sexual ... Read More

Funding Opportunity: Research Coordination Networks in Undergraduate Biology Education (NSF 18-510) image

Funding Opportunity: Research Coordination Networks in Undergraduate Biology Education (NSF 18-510)

October 29, 2018

Proposal deadline: January 22 2019. Informational webinars: • Noon ET, 9 November 2018 (Friday) • 4:00 p.m. ET, 13 November 2018 (Tuesday) Register for a webinar here. Connection information is on the registration page. The RCN-UBE program funds the creation of networks of researchers, educators, and other stakeholders that improve undergraduate biology. Among other things, awards can be used to ... Read More

Join Active Learning Week! October 22 - 26, 2018 image

Join Active Learning Week! October 22 - 26, 2018

Active Learning Week was initiated in 2016 by the White House Office of Science and Technology Policy as a national effort to incorporate active teaching and learning strategies in STEM classrooms. As several of the original professional association partners in this effort, we invited STEM faculty and science teachers from more than 1400 secondary and postsecondary institutions to TAKE THE PLEDGE ... Read More