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  1. BIOME 2021 Scientist Spotlight/Data Nugget Working Group Video Recap

    06 Dec 2021 | Teaching Materials | Contributor(s):

    By Karen Klyczek1, Laurel Lorenz2, Pat Marsteller3, Laura Elizabeth Ong4, Elizabeth Pollock5, Amber Qureshi6, Katie Weglarz7, Suann Yang8

    1. University of Wisconsin-River Falls 2. Princeton 3. Emory University 4. King University 5. Stockton University 6. Unversity of Wisconsin Madison- Wisconsin Institute of Discovery 7. Westfield State University 8. Presbyterian College

    This two-minute overview video describes the work of the 2021 fall working group for Scientist Spotlight/Data Nugget course resources. Group members began developing new projects for a variety of...

  2. BIOME 2021 QSSI Lightning talk

    06 Dec 2021 | Teaching Materials | Contributor(s):

    By Rachel Hartnett1, Elizabeth Hamman2, Dmitry Kondrashov3, Denise Piechnik4, Sara Sawyer5

    1. Mount St. Mary's University 2. St Mary's College of Maryland 3. University of Chicago 4. University of Pittsburgh at Bradford 5. Glenville State College

    Our team, Quantitative Skills and Science Identity (QSSI), met in the fall of 2021 to discuss and develop a methodology to assess the effectiveness of Data Nugget/Scientist Spotlight activities. We...

  3. Using Nanoparticles to Treat Cancer Scientist Spotlight

    26 Jul 2021 | Teaching Materials | Contributor(s):

    By Jennifer Wade1, Hyeyoun Chang2

    1. Massachusetts College of Pharmacy and Health Sciences 2. Dana Farber Cancer Institute

    Students use published scientific data to determine which types of nanoparticles would be best to use to deliver cytotoxic drugs directly to cancer cells. Then they learn about the scientist who...

  4. Best Practices and Recommendations for Designing Activities for Highlighting Diverse Scientists Through Quantitative Skill Development

    16 Jul 2021 | Teaching Materials | Contributor(s):

    By Kristen Butela1, Sheela Vemu2, Pratima Jindal3

    1. University of Pittsburgh 2. Waubonsee Community College - 3. Waubonsee Community College

    Poster on best practices to guide the design of quantitative skill-based learning activities that help create an inclusive environment. Presented at the 2021 BIOME Institute.

  5. A Scientist Spotlight Featuring Dr. Danielle Brown

    15 May 2021 | Teaching Materials | Contributor(s):

    By Merrie Renee Richardson

    Southcentral Kentucky Community & Technical College

    A Scientist Spotlight-style assignment designed to introduce students to themes of quantitative biology, field research, and diversity, equity, and inclusion in science. Includes Teaching Notes,...

  6. Social Justice Working Group - Scientist Spotlights

    03 Dec 2020 | Teaching Materials | Contributor(s):

    By Pat Marsteller1, Sarah Prescott2, Justin Michael Bradshaw3, Kristen Butela4, Robert E Furrow5, Pratima Jindal6, Rachel Pigg7, Merrie Renee Richardson8, Sheela Vemu9, Suann Yang10

    1. Emory University 2. University of New Hampshire 3. Johnston Community College 4. University of Pittsburgh 5. University of California, Davis 6. Waubonsee Community College 7. University of Louisville 8. Southcentral Kentucky Community & Technical College 9. Waubonsee Community College - Tenure Track and Northern Illinois University 10. State University of New York College at Geneseo

    This is a reporting out of the work done by participants in the Social Justice Working group that formed as part of the BIOME 2020 Institute, which is focused on the creation and use of scientist...