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Academic alerts: Dec. 8-16

Posted By David L. Evans, Wednesday, December 9, 2015
Updated: Tuesday, December 15, 2015

Academic alerts: Dec. 8-16

Thanks to 'net detectives Heiko-Gary Heisserman and Stamatina Ziemba

Opportunities

Free open source lab equipment

http://blogs.scientificamerican.com/guest-blog/science-for-all-how-to-make-free-open-source-laboratory-hardware/?WT.mc_id=SA_DD_20151207

Full, free essay, images, links from Sci. Am.

Science day at Pasadena City College

http://www.nsf.gov/events/event_summ.jsp?cntn_id=137164&WT.mc_id=USNSF_13&WT.mc_ev=click

Jan. 22 from NSF

Nominate someone: top innovator in hi. ed.

http://chronicle.com/blogs/wiredcampus/call-for-nominations-who-are-the-top-tech-innovators-in-higher-education-2/57690?cid=wc&utm_source=wc&utm_medium=en&elq=c0a043df1dbf4787a0a3fe8cae21af0b&elqCampaignId=2027&elqaid=7166&elqat=1&elqTrackId=f7fad5d2f8194d6c8622dbcfb774f36a

Deadline: Jan. 8; Short, free announcement in Chron. Hi. Ed.

Useful info.

Recent SACS actions

https://www.insidehighered.com/quicktakes/2015/12/10/southern-accreditor-places-tennessee-martin-probation?utm_source=Inside+Higher+Ed&utm_campaign=3adda94729-DNU20151210&utm_medium=email&utm_term=0_1fcbc04421-3adda94729-199141673

Short, free note from Inside hi. ed.

Verily: new bio. division of Google

http://www.statnews.com/2015/12/07/verily-google-life-sciences-name/

Complete, free report, links from Stat

Did you look at the Federal Register? No? Bad!

http://www.aibs.org/federal-register-resource/index.html?utm_source=AIBS+Master+List&utm_campaign=a05f7083ff-PPR_Dec_14_2015&utm_medium=email&utm_term=0_def270e561-a05f7083ff-171123534

Attend a hearing, join a committee, be a part of the solution!

Gift suggestions

Geek gifts

http://www.the-scientist.com//?articles.view/articleNo/44774/title/TS-2015-Gift-Guide/

This list from The Scientist

Holiday ideas

http://www.biotechniques.com/news/biotechniquesNews/biotechniques-361871.html?utm_source=BioTechniques+Newsletters+%26+e-Alerts&utm_campaign=033e3ecae7-epigenetics-newsletter&utm_medium=email&utm_term=0_5f518744d7-033e3ecae7-87291326

Free slide show from BioTechniq.

Outreach

Go to college rap from Michelle Obama and J. Pharoah

https://www.insidehighered.com/quicktakes/2015/12/11/michelle-obama-raps-promote-college?utm_source=Inside+Higher+Ed&utm_campaign=aca9b71838-DNU20151211&utm_medium=email&utm_term=0_1fcbc04421-aca9b71838-199141673

Free video courtesy of Inside hi. ed.

How to do good science reporting

http://blogs.scientificamerican.com/guest-blog/how-to-tell-an-engaging-story-of-scientific-discovery/?WT.mc_id=SA_DD_20151210

Full, free blog from Sci. Am.

Med school pathology course

http://www.medicalschoolpathology.com/

From U. Utah

Reflections on science education

https://orionmagazine.org/article/the-science-of-citizenship/

Full, free serious article from Onion

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