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  • SEPA teaching resources featured on NSTA.org

    We’re excited to see that SEPA teaching resources were recently listed on the NSTA’s “Freebies for Science Teachers” section of nsta.org. Among the projects mentioned were; This Is How We “Role”: Inspiring future researchers through veterinary medicine from Purdue University… [More]

  • NIH SBIR & STTR Funding for Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics (STEM) Interactive Digital Media (IDM) Resources The National Institute of General Medical Sciences (NIGMS) at the NIH provides Small Business Innovation Research (SBIR) and Small Business Technology Transfer (STTR)… [More]

  • The Serious Play Conference is a leadership conference for both those who create serious games/simulations and those who implement game-based learning programs. Sponsored in part by The National Institutes of Health (NIH), both conferences will feature a wide variety of… [More]

  • LEAH Knox Scholars Kick-Off: June 20th 6:00-8:00 PM
    | Events, News

    We are beginning another summer with a new class of LEAH Knox Scholars! The LEAH Knox Scholars Kick-Off for our 2019 youth will take place at the MIT Biology Building from 6:00-8:00 pm. If you would like to attend, please… [More]

  • The NIH Intramural Research Program’s OHSRP Education Series presents, “Exemptions from IRB Review and the Revised Common Rule: What Has Changed and What Has Stayed the Same?,” on Thursday, June 13, 2019, 1:00 p.m. to 2:00 p.m. EDT in Lipsett… [More]

  • SEPA Overview and Grant Application Process Webinar
    | Events, News

    NIH R25 Funding for P-12 Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics (STEM) Resource Development NIH Science Education Partnership Award (SEPA) program, supports pre-K to grade 12 (P-12) STEM, informal science education and science center/museum projects.  The next grant proposal receipt date… [More]

  • The Science and Ethics of Genome Editing
    | News, Project Update

    The Science and Ethics of Genome Editing is a 5 year project that funds resource development and professional development courses for high school teachers. Relevant hands-on models and materials are being developed by the MSOE Center for BioMolecular Modeling that… [More]

  • NIGMS Director’s Early Career Investigator Lecture: April 10, 2019
    | Events, News
    Melissa A. Wilson, Ph.D.

    For decades, scientists have sought to understand genomic differences between men and women by studying the sex chromosomes (X and Y). In general, women carry two X chromosomes, and men have one X and one Y. But the story is… [More]

  • New Environmental Health Literacy Funding Opportunities (STTR and SBIR) from the National Institute of Environmental Health Sciences The National Institute of Environmental Health Sciences (NIEHS) of the National Institutes of Health has launched two new grants programs for small business… [More]

  • National DNA Day, celebrated annually on April 25, commemorates the completion of the Human Genome Project in 2003 and the discovery of the double helix of DNA in 1953. On February 21, 1:00-2:00 pm U.S. Eastern Time, join ASHG and… [More]