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Posts to grow with: Feb. 14-21

Posted By David Evans Dr., Monday, February 19, 2018
Updated: Wednesday, February 21, 2018

Thanks to web detective Patti Valella

Spelling accommodation list for A&P

https://docs.google.com/document/d/10K8REIOmgHXNYDdBkOQqRmspfj3-l5qHE7tlSaM_C5s/edit?ts=59cf2a75

Free website

Scientific racism

https://motherboard.vice.com/en_us/article/59k33k/the-future-of-science-is-black

Complete, free report, links: Motherboard

Your Federal register misses you!

https://www.aibs.org/federal-register-resource/index.html?utm_source=AIBS+Master+List&utm_campaign=7d560f3934-PPR_Jan_22_2017&utm_medium=email&utm_term=0_def270e561-7d560f3934-171123534

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

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Winter of our content: Feb. 7-14

Posted By David Evans Dr., Thursday, February 8, 2018
Updated: Monday, February 19, 2018

Thanks to web detectives Tyler Karns and Kevin Patton

Academia

Pew! Post-tenure reviews

https://www.chronicle.com/article/Most-Professors-Hate/242483?cid=wb&utm_source=wb&utm_medium=en&elqTrackId=0d2521e436c04b15b5e5be9061729d2d&elq=31625eefb8c84f10adda21520bb3066a&elqaid=17809&elqat=1&elqCampaignId=7872

Full, free essay, links: Chron. hi. ed.

A&P items amongst new emojis

https://blog.emojipedia.org/157-new-emojis-in-the-final-2018-emoji-list/?utm_source=STAT+Newsletters&utm_campaign=5da9eeb8d6-MR&utm_medium=email&utm_term=0_8cab1d7961-5da9eeb8d6-149927409

Free site, video, images: Emojipedia

Student satisfaction and collaborative learning

https://www.timeshighereducation.com/news/student-satisfaction-unrelated-academic-performance-study

Full, free story, links: Times hi. ed.

Science

Need help with word origins?

https://www.etymonline.com/

Free site, searchable: Online etymol. dict.

NIH argues: fund basic science!

https://www.statnews.com/2018/02/12/nih-funding-drug-development/?utm_source=STAT+Newsletters&utm_campaign=cbd5c6a1fa-MR&utm_medium=email&utm_term=0_8cab1d7961-cbd5c6a1fa-149927409

Full, free essay, graphics: NIH

Publishing before you know the results?

https://www.insidehighered.com/news/2018/02/08/two-journals-experiment-registered-reports-agreeing-publish-articles-based-their

Complete, free report, links: Inside hi. ed.

Feb. 13: Galileo's most dangerous day

http://www.history.com/this-day-in-history/galileo-in-rome-for-inquisition?cmpid=email-hist-tdih-2018-0213-02132018&om_rid=e830563a328f02cc523522d8621aa65a34f74dd35275506b5d9e677ff9c100df&om_mid=320116724&kx_EmailCampaignID=18946&kx_EmailCampaignName=email-hist-tdih-2018-0213-02132018&kx_EmailRecipientID=e830563a328f02cc523522d8621aa65a34f74dd35275506b5d9e677ff9c100df

Full, free story: History

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Winter wonderland of academia: Jan. 31-Feb7

Posted By David Evans Dr., Thursday, February 1, 2018
Updated: Wednesday, February 21, 2018
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Jan. 24-31

Posted By David Evans Dr., Thursday, January 25, 2018
Updated: Wednesday, January 31, 2018

Thanks to web detectives A.J. Petto, Scott Smidt, and Kathryn Burleson

Classroom policies

Should you tell your students to buy your book?

https://www.chronicle.com/article/Instructors-Do-You-Tell-Your/242384?cid=at&utm_source=at&utm_medium=en&elqTrackId=cf5e662c5c56418bbcc26d3226391e88&elq=d1b87927109041f792bc889497494169&elqaid=17662&elqat=1&elqCampaignId=7774

Full, free article, links: Chron. hi. ed.

Helping the exceptional learning disabled student

https://blogs.scientificamerican.com/beautiful-minds/the-twice-exceptional-movement-supporting-bright-and-creative-students-with-learning-difficulties/?utm_source=newsletter&utm_medium=email&utm_campaign=daily-digest&utm_content=link&utm_term=2018-01-26_more-stories

Full, free item, links: Sci. am.

Keeping attendance records electronically? An app

https://www.chronicle.com/blogs/profhacker/creating-your-own-attendance-app-with-google-forms/64946?cid=wc&utm_source=wc&utm_medium=en&elqTrackId=fe787e45a5b04ad3ad5f0035d184f45e&elq=e5ccffcf7fc6437bbd59eed5c1a4104d&elqaid=17649&elqat=1&elqCampaignId=7765

Full, free piece, links: Chron. hi. ed.

Deaths of students' relatives

https://tenureshewrote.wordpress.com/2017/06/19/to-my-colleagues-on-the-death-of-their-students-grandmothers/

Full, free essay, link: Tenure, she wrote

End of semester student excuses

http://taig.americananthro.org/2017/11/20/grandma-got-run-over-by-a-reindeercan-i-have-an-extension-please/

Complete, free opinion piece, video: Teach. antropol.

Help: personal and professional

How do you maintain student engagement?

https://www.chronicle.com/article/How-Do-You-Keep-Students-From/242337?cid=cc&utm_source=cc&utm_medium=en&elqTrackId=8333565a9661472c9c2fc8e5b535a54f&elq=21ed972fb7e140758434d312e0d5cb09&elqaid=17654&elqat=1&elqCampaignId=7768

Complete, free report, links: Chron. hi. ed.

Getting early warning of sketchy research

https://www.statnews.com/2018/01/30/pubpeer-biotech-investors/?utm_source=STAT+Newsletters&utm_campaign=27ba2887de-MR&utm_medium=email&utm_term=0_8cab1d7961-27ba2887de-149927409

Full, free essay, links: STAT

Have you looked at Life sci. TRC lately?

https://www.lifescitrc.org/

Free website, register for log-in

The benefits of cursing

https://www.the-scientist.com/?articles.view/articleNo/51468/title/Book-Excerpt-from-Swearing-is-Good-for-You/

Free excerpt: Scientist

No more Friday classes at U. Akron?

https://www.ohio.com/akron/news/local/university-of-akron-to-ax-majority-of-friday-classes

Full, free story: Akron beacon j.

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Where to begin teaching: Jan. 17-24

Posted By David L. Evans, Thursday, January 18, 2018

Thanks to web detective Robert Leopard

Professional gender issues and answers

Canadian initiative: equity in science

https://www.the-scientist.com/?articles.view/articleNo/51419/title/Canadian-Science-Community-Gathers-Momentum-in-Improving-Gender-Equity/&utm_campaign=TS_DAILY%20NEWSLETTER_2018&utm_source=hs_email&utm_medium=email&utm_content=60091695&_hsenc=p2ANqtz-_mEf74Kmt2ptNga8-VKc9z5llvlGcq0X7puxl8JsvB9mBl0AWL_0Mv-Sj_NvwI6No_JrCmYf8GcHiJY9alkPv7LJdy9w&_hsmi=60091695

Full, free essay, links: Scientist

Women being pushed out of prestige authorships

https://www.natureindex.com/news-blog/women-edged-out-of-last-named-authorships-in-top-journals?utm_source=briefing-dy&utm_medium=email&utm_campaign=20180123

Full, free story, graphics, links: Nature

She was a champion of AIDS research

https://www.the-scientist.com/?articles.view/articleNo/51410/title/Founder-of-amfAR-and-Champion-of-AIDS-Research-Dies/&utm_campaign=TS_DAILY%20NEWSLETTER_2018&utm_source=hs_email&utm_medium=email&utm_content=60063676&_hsenc=p2ANqtz-_1gvomx1wEWpjF_FcDOnQCINQ14a6njAjkiS1-Yxqpc2NpK4a4OZ6k4g3qg9rmdMHzfqxlYVaJUUChg0dHmyRdQx_gPQ&_hsmi=60063676

Full, free obituary, links, image: Scientist

Views on gender issues

https://blogs.scientificamerican.com/sa-visual/the-data-behind-the-womens-movement/?utm_source=newsletter&utm_medium=email&utm_campaign=sciences&utm_content=link&utm_term=2018-01-19_more-stories

Complete, free report, graphics: Sci. Am.

General ed. matters

Tell your students: OZY genius awards

http://ozygeniusawards2018.hscampaigns.com/abouttheawards?utm_source=EdSurgeNext&utm_medium=email&utm_campaign=01-19-17

$10,000; Deadline: Jan. 31

Reflections on pedagogy

https://blogs.scientificamerican.com/voices/the-soul-of-my-pedagogy/?utm_source=newsletter&utm_medium=email&utm_campaign=daily-digest&utm_content=link&utm_term=2018-01-23_more-stories

Free commentary: Sci. Am.

Learning v cell phone usage

https://www.researchgate.net/publication/235439008_The_Impact_of_Mobile_Phone_Usage_on_Student_Learning

Free abstract, link, conversation: Res. gate

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Stuff we need to know: Jan. 10-17

Posted By David Evans Dr., Friday, January 12, 2018
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Professionally: Jan. 3-10

Posted By David L. Evans, Friday, January 5, 2018
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Need to know: Dec. 27-Jan. 3

Posted By David L. Evans, Thursday, December 28, 2017
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Awards and professional help: Dec. 20-27

Posted By David Evans Dr., Sunday, December 24, 2017
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Classroom and science: Dec. 6-13

Posted By David L. Evans, Friday, December 8, 2017

Thanks to web detectives Valerie Dean O'Loughlin and Jon Jackson

Awards

Young anatomist publication award

https://www.anatomy.org/young-anatomist-publication-award.html

Deadline: Dec. 22; Am. assoc. anatom.

Emerging public policy leadership award

https://www.aibs.org/public-policy/news/apply_for_the_2018_emerging_public_policy_leadership_award.html

Deadline: Jan. 17: AIBS

Winners of FASEB's bio-art contest

http://www.faseb.org/Resources-for-the-Public/Scientific-Contests/BioArt/Past-Winners/2017-BioArt-Winners.aspx

Free slideshow

Gender issues

Where are all the women?

https://www.insidehighered.com/news/2017/12/19/study-finds-men-speak-twice-often-do-women-colloquiums?utm_source=Inside+Higher+Ed&utm_campaign=1eaa2573b4-DNU20171219&utm_medium=email&utm_term=0_1fcbc04421-1eaa2573b4-199141673&mc_cid=1eaa2573b4&mc_eid=23de6ef3ce

Full free essay, graphic, links: Inside hi. ed.

Sexual harassment in the biomedical field

http://www.nejm.org/doi/full/10.1056/NEJMp1715962

Free perspective item from New Engl. j. med.

Majority of new med students are women

https://news.aamc.org/press-releases/article/applicant-enrollment-2017/

Complete, free report, links: AAMC news

Other professional help

Resistance is futile: classroom tech?

https://www.theatlantic.com/education/archive/2017/12/laptops-in-the-classroom/547607/?utm_source=EdSurgeNext&utm_medium=email&utm_campaign=12-08-17&mkt_tok=eyJpIjoiTldVeE1EaG1NMlEzWkRrdyIsInQiOiJoUzR6WnNNRUVZOHlCVHA4TDN0eHgweWhlU0NNUGR1MHZpWVRQQ1FBMlpERTVTcU1GTHpPODR2XC9uaisyRVpmUHpEMFVubW1mYUgyRmZjS0l6VU1aQ3RROWhzVmhiK056dk9aeEFxckRRb3M5VldjWGVNa0ZIMUhlRHJOUWhZV0EifQ%3D%3D

Complete, free report, links: Atlantic

Need to have a heart-to-heart with a science denier?

https://blogs.scientificamerican.com/observations/how-to-talk-to-a-science-denier-without-arguing/?utm_source=newsletter&utm_medium=email&utm_campaign=health&utm_content=link&utm_term=2017-12-12_top-stories

Full, free advice piece (or peace?), links: Sci. Am.

Have you visited your Federal register lately?

https://www.aibs.org/federal-register-resource/index.html?utm_source=AIBS+Master+List&utm_campaign=e0d6ffba3e-PPR_Dec_12_2017&utm_medium=email&utm_term=0_def270e561-e0d6ffba3e-171123534

No? Bad!

Free textbooks used more now

https://www.chronicle.com/article/Use-of-Free-Textbooks-Is/242086?cid=at&utm_source=at&utm_medium=en&elqTrackId=b79be87b364f4da8888ba5e57da249bc&elq=65cb73a46d01432ab8a63bbecf543298&elqaid=17207&elqat=1&elqCampaignId=7467

Full, free item, links: Chron. hi. ed.

Holiday science gifts for kids

https://www.biotechniques.com/news/2017-BioTechniques-Holiday-Gift-Guide-Kids-Edition--1/biotechniques-366501.html

Free slideshow: BioTechniq.

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