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  • December 15
    2017
    Call for Papers

    The 2018 ASTC Annual Conference will take place September 29-October 2 in Hartford, Connecticut, next year—where it will be hosted by the Connecticut Science Center . The conference begins in 10 months , but now is the time to begin putting your session and poster ideas into action.

    The Call for Proposals is now open.

    If you...

  • December 19
    2017
    Funding Deadline
    The NOAA Office of Education has issued a competitive funding opportunity for projects designed to support the education of the public and/or K-12 students so they are knowledgeable of the ways in which their community can become more resilient to extreme weather events and/or other environmental hazards, and become involved in achieving that...
  • January 3-7
    2018
    Conference

    Symposium: Science in the Public Eye: Leveraging Partnerships

    Overview This symposium offers scientists the opportunity to consider a powerful way to connect with the public, one that multiplies and amplifies their outreach efforts. An extensive network of informal educators in museums, protected lands, and zoos can capture/galvanize...

  • January 5-7
    2018
    Webinars & Trainings

    NASA’s Global-scale Observations of the Limb and Disk , or GOLD, mission will fly an ultraviolet (UV) imaging spectrograph—designed and built at LASP—on a geostationary satellite to measure densities and temperatures in Earth’s thermosphere and ionosphere. GOLD is scheduled to launch on a commercial communications satellite in early 2018....

  • January 9
    2018
    Call for Papers

    The call for proposals submission site will open on October 9, 2017, and proposals will be accepted through January 9, 2018. More details about proposal submission requirements and acceptance notifications will be available on the NABI Summit 2018 web page and announced via the NABI listserv in the upcoming weeks.

    The organizing...

  • January 13
    2018
    Conference

    Texas, New Mexico, Oklahoma, Arkansas, and Louisiana are where scientific innovation, fragile biomes, and the dynamic energy, biotech, and biomedical industries all meet political conservatism. The issues facing science writers and communicators in the region couldn't be more diverse or important.

    And yet, we hardly know each other....

  • January 29
    2018
    Conference

    Join the Lower Mainland Museum Educators (LMME) on January 29th to unpack and breakdown the big ideas of today: inclusivity, creative thinking, social responsibility, and innovation.

    Enjoy a full day of workshops, break-out sessions, and engaging seminars.

    This conference is aimed at all staff, volunteers (and those of us in-...

  • January 30-31
    2018
    Webinars & Trainings

    This two-day workshop will serve as a great introduction to any informal or formal educator interested in starting his or her own tinkering space. Don’t just read a case study—walk through an innovative making environment with the people who developed, opened, and re-engineered it! Find out about the successes and failures experienced when...

  • February 7-9
    2018
    Conference

    The Australian Citizen Science Association invites you to join us in Adelaide from February 7-9, 2018 as we bring together citizen science practitioners, participants, thought leaders and decision makers for the Australian Citizen Science Conference 2018 #CitSciOz18 .

    Featuring international keynote speakers Dr. Caren Cooper and Amy...

  • February 9-11
    2018
    Conference

    The National Center for Science and Civic Engagement (NCSCE) invites you to attend our upcoming conference, Science and Engineering for Social Good . This conference will be held at Georgia Institute of Technology in Atlanta on February 9-11, 2018 , and is presented in partnership with Georgia Tech, Stony Brook University, and The Louis Stokes...

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