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NEON Data in the Classroom: Using the QUBES Platform and Faculty Mentoring Networks to Build, Adapt, and Publish Data-Driven Open Educational Resources
30 Jul 2019 | Teaching Materials | Contributor(s):
By Kusum Naithani1, Megan A. Jones2, Kristine Grayson3
1. University of Arkansas 2. National Ecological Observatory Network 3. University of Richmond
Poster on the NEON Faculty Mentoring Network presented at the 2019 BioQUEST & QUBES Summer Workshop
National Ecological Observatory Network: A Data Source For Your Classroom
11 Jul 2019 | Teaching Materials | Contributor(s):
By Megan A. Jones
National Ecological Observatory Network
Poster on NEON resources for use in research and education presented at the 2019 BioQUEST & QUBES Summer Workshop.
26 Jun 2019 | Teaching Materials | Contributor(s):
Abstract for poster on the NEON Faculty Mentoring Network presented at the 2019 BioQUEST & QUBES Summer Workshop
Reflective Writing Prompt
01 Jun 2019 | Teaching Materials | Contributor(s):
By Heather McGray
San Diego City College
This activity introduces the research showing a benefit of reflective writing, and then uses a modified version of the prompt from Park et al. to provide practice.
Sequence Similarity Resource Adaptation: Exploring Ebola Virus
16 May 2019 | Teaching Materials | Contributor(s):
By William Tapprich
University of Nebraska-Omaha
This adaptation of the sequence similarity resource provides biology students with a basic set of bioinformatics concepts and tools. These concepts and tools are used to explore relationships...
Nastic Movements in Plants
15 Feb 2019 | Teaching Materials | Contributor(s):
By Lou Gross1, Monica Beals1, Susan Harrell1
University of Tennessee Knoxville
This module introduces an osmotic model in the context of understanding plants' capability of rapidly adapting to changes in their environment. It is intended for an introductory biology audience.
Teaching logistic population growth and ecological modelling
23 Jan 2019 | Teaching Materials | Contributor(s):
By Robert F Smith
The lesson is designed to 1) teach students about the concept of logistic population growth, growth rates, and carrying capacity and 2) provide a basic introduction to ecological modeling and...
An Investigation of Island Biogeography using Data from Online Natural History Collections
14 Jan 2019 | Teaching Materials | Contributor(s):
By Debra Linton1, Anna Monfils1, Molly Phillips2, Libby Ellwood3, Joseph Cook4
1. Central Michigan University 2. iDigBio, Florida Museum of Natural History, University of Florida 3. iDigBio 4. University of New Mexico
Module on coevolution in which students utilize natural history collections. Initial module by AIM-UP was modified by BLUE
EDSIN Conference Flier
23 Oct 2018 | Teaching Materials | Contributor(s):
By Alycia Crall
This is the official conference flier. Feel free to distribute via your networks.
Reflections on the QUBES/BioQUEST Summer Workshop - a future faculty perspective (third of a series).
15 Oct 2018 |
Posted by Elia Crisucci
Four highly motivated future faculty volunteers attended the 2018 QUBES/BioQUEST Summer workshop. Over the next couple of months, they will be sharing their experience with the QUBES...
Coral Reefs in Hot Water
04 Oct 2018 | Teaching Materials | Contributor(s):
By Kaitlin Bonner
St. John Fisher College
Students analyze sea surface temperature (SST) data from NOAA to predict coral bleaching at four locations in the Bahamas. They then compare their predictions to authentic research collected about...
BSL-4: Authorized Personnel Only
24 Sep 2018 | Teaching Materials | Contributor(s):
By Nicole Anthony
Biological Sciences, Toronto District School Board
National Center for Case Study Teaching in Science resource on the 2014 Ebola epidemic. This resource is also included in the NIBLSE Learning Resource Collection
2019 HHMI BioInteractive Faculty Mentoring Network in Anatomy & Physiology
17 Sep 2018 |
Posted by Hayley Orndorf
HHMI BioInteractive is pleased to offer a unique networking and professional development opportunity from December 2018 – May 2019. Faculty participants in this network will work in...
Lillian G. Senn
Videos on Java for courses at University of Tennessee
16 Apr 2018 | Teaching Materials | Contributor(s):
By Hong Qin
Eight videos developed by Hong Qin about using Java at the University of Tennessee Chattanooga
Confronting the challenges of bringing research data into undergraduate classrooms using online faculty mentoring networks
19 Jan 2018 | Teaching Materials | Contributor(s):
By Arietta Fleming-Davies1, Gabriela Hamerlinck2, Alison N Hale3, Tom Langen4, Teresa Mourad5, Kristin Jenkins6, Sam S Donovan3
1. QUBES; Radford University 2. QUBES, BioQUEST 3. University of Pittsburgh 4. Clarkson University 5. Ecological Society of America 6. BioQUEST
Poster on using ecological research data in undergraduate courses
Quantitative biology: how educators that "buy-in" demonstrate greater productivity in teaching scholarship
21 Dec 2017 | Teaching Materials | Contributor(s):
By Sam S Donovan1, Alison N Hale1, Leah Balsan1, Connor McLaughlin1
University of Pittsburgh
Poster presented at the University of Pittsburgh undergraduate research symposium on the impact of buy-in on productivity in faculty mentoring networks.
The Impact of Diversity on Group Productivity Within Online Faculty Mentoring Networks (FMNs) of Educators
By Sam S Donovan1, Alison N Hale1, Loretta Liu1, Katie Grobengieser1
Poster presented at the University of Pittsburgh undergraduate research symposium on the impact of diversity on productivity in faculty mentoring networks.
QUBES Faculty Mentoring Fellows Program - A great first cohort!
23 Aug 2017 |
Posted by Jeremy M Wojdak
During the Spring of 2017, QUBES launched a new initiative – the Faculty Mentoring Fellows Program. Individuals with interesting instructional ideas and cool materials to...
Maria Luteman Hernandez