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  1. Obesity - An Epidemic with Unexpected Causes, Consequences, and Complexity

    07 Aug 2020 | Teaching Materials | Contributor(s):

    By Edward Freeman

    St. John Fisher College

    This dataset was collected from interviews conducted by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. State by state data are provided to explore the interactions of education, income, and...

    https://qubeshub.org/publications/2052/?v=1

  2. Exploring Functions for Common Phage Proteins

    07 Aug 2020 | Teaching Materials | Contributor(s):

    By Jessica Rocheleau1, Matthew David Mastropaolo2, C. Nicole Sunnen3, Andrea R. Beyer4, Thomas Ndolo5, Daniel Williams, Sanghamitra Saha6, Natasha Dean7

    1. University of Massachusetts, Amherst 2. Neumann University 3. University of the Sciences 4. Virginia State University 5. South Texas College 6. University of Houston-Downtown 7. La Sierra University

    This resource is designed to help students better understand the functions of common structural and enzymatic phage proteins, and to relate these functions to phage structure using electron...

    https://qubeshub.org/publications/2050/?v=1

  3. Flatten the Curve Course Module

    07 Aug 2020 | Teaching Materials | Contributor(s):

    By Joanna Wares1, Marcella Torres1

    University of Richmond

    JavaScript isn't enabled in your browser, so this file can't be opened. Enable and reload.Some Word features can't be displayed in Google Docs and will be dropped if you make changesView...

    https://qubeshub.org/publications/2044/?v=1

  4. Student and Faculty Tools for Generating High-Quality Phage Annotations

    07 Aug 2020 | Teaching Materials | Contributor(s):

    By Kristen Butela1, Hui-Min Chung2, Lee Hughes3, Denise L Monti4

    1. University of Pittsburgh 2. University of West Florida 3. University of North Texas 4. University of Alabama at Birmingham

    Phage genome annotation requires collaboration between faculty and their student research team. This set of resources provides tools to assist both students and faculty in the evaluation and...

    https://qubeshub.org/publications/2048/?v=1

  5. A Letter to a Young Scientist: Prompting Students To Reflect On And Recognize Their Own Growth As Scientists

    06 Aug 2020 | Teaching Materials | Contributor(s):

    By Stephanie Conant1, Tom D'Elia2, Arturo Diaz3, Denise L Monti4, Richard Pollenz5, Vassie Ware6, Kathy Takayama7, Viknesh Sivanathan7

    1. University of Detroit Mercy 2. Indian River State College 3. La Sierra University 4. University of Alabama at Birmingham 5. University of South Florida 6. Lehigh University 7. Howard Hughes Medical Institute

    This activity is designed to prompt students to reflect on and recognize their own growth as scientists and, consequently, may help develop student self-efficacy and science identity.

    https://qubeshub.org/publications/2037/?v=1

  6. Elevator Pitch: An Activity to Help Students Communicate Their Research

    06 Aug 2020 | Teaching Materials | Contributor(s):

    By Stephanie Conant1, Tom D'Elia2, Arturo Diaz3, Denise L Monti4, Richard Pollenz5, Vassie Ware6, Kathy Takayama7, Viknesh Sivanathan7

    1. University of Detroit Mercy 2. Indian River State College 3. La Sierra University 4. University of Alabama at Birmingham 5. University of South Florida 6. Lehigh University 7. Howard Hughes Medical Institute

    In this activity, students and the research mentor co-develop an elevator pitch that students can use to communicate their research.

    https://qubeshub.org/publications/2035/?v=1

  7. Pre-lesson: Introduction to BLAST

    05 Aug 2020 | Teaching Materials | Contributor(s):

    By Anne Rosenwald1, Gaurav Arora2, Vinayak Mathur3

    1. Georgetown University 2. Gallaudet University 3. Cabrini University

    Genome Solver began as a way to teach undergraduate faculty some basic skills in bioinformatics; no coding or scripting is required. This pre-lesson introduces the BLAST tool.

    https://qubeshub.org/publications/1085/?v=2

  8. Lesson VII - Synteny

    05 Aug 2020 | Teaching Materials | Contributor(s):

    By Gaurav Arora1, Anne Rosenwald2, Vinayak Mathur3

    1. Gallaudet University 2. Georgetown University 3. Cabrini University

    The lesson teaches about synteny or the order of genes along a chromosome, which is useful for looking at orthologous genes between two species or strains.

    https://qubeshub.org/publications/1414/?v=3

  9. Lesson III - Annotation

    05 Aug 2020 | Teaching Materials | Contributor(s):

    By Anne Rosenwald1, Gaurav Arora2, Vinayak Mathur3

    1. Georgetown University 2. Gallaudet University 3. Cabrini University

    Genome Solver began as a way to teach undergraduate faculty some basic skills in bioinformatics; no coding or scripting is required. Lesson III introduces Annotation, or assigning meaning to all...

    https://qubeshub.org/publications/856/?v=3

  10. Exploring Phage Immunity Systems with a Scientific Reading and Communication Activity

    05 Aug 2020 | Teaching Materials | Contributor(s):

    By Sean Coleman1, Natasha Dean2, Karen Klyczek3, Kirk R Anders4, Sumali Pandey5

    1. Wartburg College 2. La Sierra University 3. University of Wisconsin-River Falls 4. Gonzaga University 5. Minnesota State University Moorhead

    This jigsaw assignment is designed to increase students’ understanding of phage immunity systems, through reading primary literature and communicating key aspects.

    https://qubeshub.org/publications/2043/?v=1

  11. Exploring Fundamental Concepts of Phage Immunity Systems: A jigsaw activity

    05 Aug 2020 | Teaching Materials | Contributor(s):

    By Sean Coleman1, Nathasha Dean2, Karen Klyczek3, Kirk R Anders4, Sumali Pandey5

    1. Wartburg College 2. La Sierra University 3. University of Wisconsin-River Falls 4. Gonzaga University 5. Minnesota State University Moorhead

    This jigsaw assignment is designed to increase students’ understanding of phage immunity systems

    https://qubeshub.org/publications/2042/?v=1

  12. Phage Discovery Videos

    05 Aug 2020 | Teaching Materials | Contributor(s):

    By Billy Biederman, Vic Sivanathan1

    Howard Hughes Medical Institute

    A compilation of videos to support teaching the concepts and protocols for discovering and working with phage.

    https://qubeshub.org/publications/2034/?v=1

  13. Writing Genome Announcements Collaboratively

    05 Aug 2020 | Teaching Materials | Contributor(s):

    By Arturo Diaz1, Julia Lee-Soety2, Shima Chaudhary3, Richard Pollenz4

    1. La Sierra University 2. Saint Joseph’s University 3. South Texas College 4. University of South Florida

    This resources provides a framework for students to write a Genome Annoucement, collaboratively.

    https://qubeshub.org/publications/2038/?v=1

  14. Setting Up Nonparametric Tests

    02 Aug 2020 | Teaching Materials | Contributor(s):

    By Romi L Burks

    Southwestern University

    This swirl lesson will show you how to rearrange your data within R from one that shows a multiple factor design (2 x 2) to a single factor (4 levels) to allow for data analyses that require...

    https://qubeshub.org/publications/2030/?v=1

  15. Investigating human impacts on stream ecology: locally and nationally

    30 Jul 2020 | Teaching Materials | Contributor(s):

    By Emily C Pollina

    Westfield State University

    TIEE Module- How does nutrient pollution impact stream ecosystems locally and nationally? This is an adaptation of the module that includes statistical testing and links sections to a lab report...

    https://qubeshub.org/publications/2025/?v=1

  16. Atlas of Black Scholarship for Inclusive and Racially Diverse STEM Curricula – Volume I

    30 Jul 2020 | Teaching Materials | Contributor(s):

    By Aparna Anandkumar1, Ariel Moline2, Pascale S. Guiton2

    1. Castro Valley High School & California State University East Bay 2. California State University East Bay

    The contributions of Black scientists to the advancement of STEM are poorly represented in course materials. Here, we provide an Atlas of Black Scholarship to help Life Sciences and Chemistry...

    https://qubeshub.org/publications/2022/?v=1

  17. Graphing an Epidemic: West Africa Ebola Epidemic

    28 Jul 2020 | Teaching Materials | Contributor(s):

    By Lois Bartsch

    Metropolitan Community College

    In this activity, students will explore how the Ebola virus outbreak occurred in West Africa through graphing prevalence, incidence and mortality data from the three major countries that were...

    https://qubeshub.org/publications/2013/?v=1

  18. Build-a-Genome Lab Manual for RFP Synthesis

    28 Jul 2020 | Teaching Materials | Contributor(s):

    By Lisa Scheifele

    Loyola University Maryland

    This lab manual describes a multi-week lab project for the design, assembly from oliognucleotides, cloning, and sequencing of the RFP gene.

    https://qubeshub.org/publications/2012/?v=1

  19. Anti-bias Education Puppet Plays

    28 Jul 2020 | Teaching Materials | Contributor(s):

    By Julia Robinson

    Cecilia Berg Center for Environmental Education; Hefner Museum of Natural History; Miami University

    Nature provides science content for teacher preparation certification programs and the backdrop for puppet plays used as a springboard for teaching the NAEYC's four goals of Anti-bias...

    https://qubeshub.org/publications/2009/?v=1

  20. Yeast Scramble Lab Manual

    28 Jul 2020 | Teaching Materials | Contributor(s):

    By Mark Jones, Lisa Scheifele1

    Loyola University Maryland

    This laboratory manual includes protocols for SCRaMbling of yeast cells as well as phenotypic characterization. Appropriate student exercises are also included.

    https://qubeshub.org/publications/2011/?v=1