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2016-2017 Report

COVER PHOTO:Illustration of metalens designed for compact depth-sensing Credit: Image courtesy of Qi Guo and Zhujun Shi/Harvard University Find other NSF-Sponsored images in the NSF Multimedia Gallery. 

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2015-2016 Report

COVER PHOTO:View between rows of supercomputer Frontera’s servers Credit: TACC Find other NSF-Sponsored images in the NSF Multimedia Gallery.

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2019 NSF IUSE Program Proposal Webinar Series

The National Science Foundation (NSF) Division of Undergraduate Education in collaboration with the American Association for the Advancement of Science (AAAS) will offer two 90-minute webinars about preparing proposals for the NSF Improving Undergraduate STEM Education (IUSE) program (solicitation NSF 19-601), one on November 5th, 2019 and the other on November 13th, 2019. Both will occur between 3:00pm –...

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Attend a Class on How to Create Science Videos With Your Smartphone

SciFund Challenge and the Long Term Ecological Research Network are teaming up to offer another outreach training class for scientists! This one is all about learning to make short videos! Do you want to learn how to tell the public about your science through video? Do you want to have the skills to put together compelling short...

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Students Test Ecology Concepts With NEON Data

It’s one thing to read about ecological concepts in a textbook. It’s another to see them revealed by real-world data. Students in Paul Venturelli’s class at Ball State University recently explored key ecological concepts using data from the National Ecological Observatory Network (NEON) program. Paul, an Assistant Professor in the Ball State University Department of...

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Introducing the New STEM Center Website

Since its creation in 2011 the STEM Center at Colorado State University has served as a central hub of collaboration and connection in the STEM fields for campus members and the community. Although our original website served its purpose during the earlier stages of the Center we realized to best serve the needs of our...

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STEM @ CSU Series

Welcome to the STEM Center’s series on STEM @ CSU! We are excited to bring you regular articles focused on STEM programming offered by CSU faculty, staff, students, and organizations. CSU offers so many events and programs aimed at a variety of audiences. Here, we will showcase these and post specific opportunities when we are...

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Tips for Developing STEM Education, Outreach, and Engagement

Welcome to the STEM Center’s Tips for Developing STEM Education, Outreach, and Engagement! We are excited to bring you this series of articles focused on many aspects of developing and implementing STEM programming, activities, and classroom resources. If you are interested in learning more how to plan programming, develop tools and resources, and implement programs...

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Resources for Grant Development Series

Welcome to the STEM Center’s Grant Development Resources! We are excited to bring you this series of articles focused on funding sources and grant development. Although our Center focuses on education, outreach, and engagement in science, technology, engineering, and mathematics, most of these resources will be useful to anyone involved in developing and submitting grant...

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Program Evaluation Resources Series

Welcome to the STEM Center’s Program Evaluation Resources! We are excited to bring you this series of articles focused on many aspects of program evaluation. Although our Center focuses on education, outreach, and engagement in science, technology, engineering, and mathematics, program evaluation is useful for anyone from program developers, funding organizations, and even individuals interested...

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