The National Evolutionary Synthesis Center (NESCent)

December 1st, 2009 - November 30th, 2015 | PROJECT

NESCent’s Education & Outreach efforts are designed and developed to improve evolution education and public understanding of evolutionary science, expand opportunities for underrepresented groups, and contribute to professional development of tomorrow’s evolutionary biologists. Our programs and initiatives serve a diverse array of audiences (students, faculty, general public) at a variety of levels (K-12, undergraduate/graduate/postdoc, informal science education).

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Jory Weintraub, Project Manager, Duke University


Funding Source: NSF
Award Number: 0905606
Funding Amount: 25206924


Audience: Educators | Teachers | General Public | Museum | ISE Professionals | Scientists | Undergraduate | Graduate Students
Discipline: Education and learning science | Life science
Resource Type: Project Descriptions
Environment Type: Higher Education Programs | Informal | Formal Connections | Public Programs