July 22, 2015

Be sure to #FindYourPark for the National Park Service Centennial

Be sure to #FindYourPark for the National Park Service Centennial

The National Park Service has kicked off a year-long celebration, building up to its 100th birthday in 2016. NPS is encouraging everyone to get out and #FindYourPark!

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July 15, 2015

Are you looking for a CURE? (Course-based Undergraduate Research Experience)

Are you looking for a CURE? (Course-based Undergraduate Research Experience)

Learn about Course-based Undergraduate Research Experiences – what they are, and why you may want to consider doing one with your students

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July 8, 2015

Having a Muut conversation online with @SEGWiki

Having a Muut conversation online with @SEGWiki

I recently was involved in an online chat with the SEG Wiki folks through the platform Muut. If you are looking for an online discussion forum, you may want to explore this option.

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July 1, 2015

CUR Quarterly – a journal for undergraduate research mentors

CUR Quarterly - a journal for undergraduate research mentors

“Council on Undergraduate Research Quarterly [CUR Quarterly]… provides useful and inspiring information about student-faculty collaborative research and scholarship from all types of institutions.”

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June 24, 2015

Science communication about hydrography – Captain America to the rescue!

Science communication about hydrography - Captain America to the rescue!

When asked to speak to the public about surveying the ocean floor at the Smithsonian, how was I possibly going to compete with the Hope Diamond and dinosaurs for the attention of visitors? Captain America came to my rescue!

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June 20, 2015

Day 2, June 2015 AGU Meetings Committee

Day 2, June 2015 AGU Meetings Committee

This post details my journey as a member of the AGU Meetings Committee, capturing highlights of what we accomplished on our second day of meeting about meetings!

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June 17, 2015

Day 1, June 2015 AGU Meetings Committee

Day 1, June 2015 AGU Meetings Committee

This post details my journey as a member of the AGU Meetings Committee, capturing highlights of what we accomplished on our first full day of meeting about meetings!

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June 15, 2015

Pre-meeting, June 2015 AGU Meetings Committee

Pre-meeting, June 2015 AGU Meetings Committee

Getting ready to begin the AGU Meetings Committee meeting! So what exactly is the AGU Meetings Committee, and what does the group do? Follow along with me as I begin my term and we meet over the next couple of days!

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June 10, 2015

Keeling Curve research sites as National Historic Chemical Landmarks

Keeling Curve research sites as National Historic Chemical Landmarks

NOAA and the American Chemical Society have designated Earth’s modern atmospheric carbon dioxide (CO2) record started at the Mauna Loa Observatory as a National Historic Chemical Landmark.

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June 3, 2015

SoapBox Science – bringing science to public spaces

SoapBox Science - bringing science to public spaces

Soapbox Science is a public outreach platform for promoting women scientists and the science they do. Events transform public areas into an arena for public learning and scientific debate.

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