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2015 BEER Minisymposium: QUBES: Online community and resources for quantitative biology education

By Carrie Diaz Eaton1, Drew LaMar2

1. Unity College 2. College of William and Mary

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Abstract

This resource has been updated - find the current version here: https://qubeshub.org/publications/246

QUBESHub.org has officially launched!  Join us while we unveil the QUBES site and hear about some interesting work going on in our education community: BioSquare’s work creating a quantitative skills inventory tool and how to get the most out of collaborating online.

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Minisymposium

Time

October 11, 2015, 8:15-10:15 am (CST)

Location

The Eighth International Symposium on BEER, Illinois State University, Normal, IL

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  • Carrie Diaz Eaton; Drew LaMar (2015), "2015 BEER Minisymposium: QUBES: Online community and resources for quantitative biology education," https://qubeshub.org/resources/809.

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  1. QUBES News, Highlights, and the Grand Opening of QUBESHub.org

    27 Oct 2015 | Teaching & Reference Material | Contributor(s): Drew LaMar, Carrie Diaz Eaton, Alison N Hale, DorothyBelle Poli, Bob Sheehy

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  4. Panel Discussion for using QUBES in your classroom

    27 Oct 2015 | Teaching & Reference Material | Contributor(s): DorothyBelle Poli, Bob Sheehy

    This resource has been updated - find the current version here https://qubeshub.org/publications/215QUBES will provide a panel of personnel who will be able to answer your questions and elaborate in a more complete way about the QUBES Hub functions, uses, and tools.  This session will...