Educator-Scientist Collaborative Workshop at University of Connecticut

Centers for Ocean Sciences Education Excellence (COSEE) – Ocean Systems presents an  Educator-Scientist Collaborative Workshop at the University of Connecticut (Avery Point Campus), Friday, October 9 (8:30AM – 5PM) & Saturday, October 10 (8:30AM – 12noon). This unique 1.5 day workshop will team ten (10) formal and informal educators with researchers to create multimedia learning resources.

More details about the workshop

Meet the participating scientists

Learn about a previous COSEE-OS Educator-Scientist workshop (held at UNH in March 2009)

Application deadline: Monday, August 31, 2009

Apply online!

Application information will be used to match you with a research scientist based on your interests, and will be also used to evaluate what you gained from the workshop.

Contact:  Carla Companion at <carla.companion@maine.edu>

3rd Nantucket Biodiversity Initiative Conference – Call for Papers

The 3rd Nantucket Biodiversity Initiative Conference will be held September 19, 2009, at the Egan Maritime Institute at the Historic Coffin School, 4 Winter Street, Nantucket, MA.  Any person or organization who has conducted biodiversity related research on Nantucket, Martha’s Vineyard, Cape Cod, Long Island or other similar habitats is invited to apply for a place on the program either for an oral (15 min plus 5 min for questions) or poster presentation. Please submit abstract no later than 11 August 2009. Questions: Please contact Bob Kennedy at rkennedy@mmo.org or 508-228-1782 or any member of the Nantucket Biodiversity Initiative Committee.