Evolution and Revolution in STEM Education

Office Hours and Webinars

Partner Office Hours

Partner Office Hours for the 2021-2022 school year are Wednesdays at 12:00 PM ET and Thursdays at 2:00 PM ET. These hours are a time for our current or future partners to meet with Sam and Deb to discuss anything BioQUEST/QUBES-related. Join us! The Zoom link can be found here. 

 

BioQUEST Webinar Series

For Fall 2021 and Spring 2022, BioQUEST Webinars will be held on the fourth Thursday of each month (with exceptions in November and December) at 4:00 PM ET. Recordings will be added here as they are available. Register for an upcoming webinar here.

Please take our short survey to let us know what webinar topics are of interest to you!
 

Webinars:

Jan 27, 2022 - CourseSource

Dec 16, 2021 - How BioQUEST and QUBES Can Support Your Project

Nov 18, 2021 - Faculty Mentoring Networks

Oct 28, 2021 - Introduction to the QUBES Educational Resources Library
 

Future dates:

Feb 24, 2022 - TBD
Mar 24, 2022 - TBD
Apr 28, 2022 - TBD
 


Recordings:

How BioQUEST and QUBES Can Support Your Project - December, 16 2021

In this webinar, BioQUEST staff will give a brief overview of how BioQUEST and the QUBES platform can help advance your project’s goals. This will include an introduction to how the QUBES platform can support shared group spaces, how BioQUEST supports projects, as well as diverse examples of groups that are using the QUBES platform, including Research Coordination Networks, IUSE projects, interest groups, and professional societies.

View and download the slides here

You can jump directly to sections of the video using the links in the outline below.

  • Introduction (0:00)
  • A brief overview of how the QUBES platform is organized. (1:15)
  • Examples of what you  can do with a group. (7:05)
  • Managing groups (a quick peek behind the curtain) (12:10)
  • What to expect from the Hosting a Project with BioQUEST / QUBES FMN (16:52)
  • Additional opportunities to learn about hosting a project. (20:32)

Other links mentioned in the webinar.


Introduction to the QUBES Educational Resources Library - October 28, 2021

BioQUEST will be hosting a webinar on October 28 at 4:00 PM ET to introduce the QUBES platform and major features of the QUBES Educational Resources Library, including tracking of resources, adaptations, and instructor-only access.

View and download the slides here

You can jump directly to sections of the video using the links in the outline below.

  • Introduction (0:00)
  • A brief description of the QUBES Educational Resources Library (1:23)
  • How to navigate to the QUBES Library from the QUBES home page (3:15)
  • Navigating the basic resource record (5:29)
    • Bibliographic data
    • Downloading the full resource or individual files
    • Finding related resources
    • Member options
  • Live demo of navigating a resource record (9:42)
  • A quick introduction to resource versions and adaptations (15:30)
  • CourseSource resources (18:06)
  • Additional opportunities to learn about resources (24:17)