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  1. Alexandra L Jones


  2. A talk about the impacts of Tobacco with Rachel Hendricks

    28 Apr 2022 | Teaching Materials | Contributor(s):

    By Rachel Hendricks1, Megan Seifert2

    1. National Institute of Health 2. Headwaters Science Institute

    We interview researchers of all rankings! In this interview, NIH postbaccalaureate fellow Rachel Hendricks discusses her undergraduate research in Dr. Karen Bernd's lab at Davidson College and the...


  3. Thomas Tisue


  4. Molly McDonough


  5. Got Milk? Biome 2021 Lightning Talk

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

    By Glenna Malcolm1, Lauren C. McCarthy1, Jim Smith2, Adrianne Vasey1, Denise Woodward1

    1. Pennsylvania State University 2. Michigan State University

    The Got Milk? working group plans to use lactase persistence evolution as a case study to teach genetics in large introductory biology courses. While developing these resources, we will be mindful...


  6. Undergraduate Research and Microbiology Science Community (µRAMS) lighning talk BIOME Institute 2021

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

    By Grace Borlee1, Traci Kinkel1, Ashley Kaye McGrew1, Katriana A Popichak1, Carolina Mehaffy1

    Colorado State University

    The uRAMS (undergraduate Research and Microbiology Science community) was created by faculty and researchers at Colorado State University as part of our engagement with the 2021 BIOME Institute....


  7. Hangkyo Lim


  8. What is the Antibody Engineers group about?

    18 Sep 2021 | Posted by Todd Smith

    Antibodies are proteins involved in vertebrate immune responses. They are also used for medical and other purposes. For example, nearly 300 employers across the United States develop antibody-based...


  9. Parul Khurana


  10. The Pipeline CURE: An Iterative Approach to Introduce All Students to Research Throughout a Biology Curriculum

    29 Aug 2021 | Teaching Materials | Contributor(s):

    By Teresa W. Lee1, Brandon S. Carpenter1, Onur Birol1, David J. Katz*1, Karen L. Schmeichel*2

    1. Emory University 2. Oglethorpe University

    Participation in research provides personal and professional benefits for undergraduates. However, some students face institutional barriers that prevent their entry into research, particularly...


  11. Traci Kinkel


  12. May 01 2021

    CUR Calls for Proposals on Helping Undergrads Confront Failure

    The Council for Undergraduate Research (CUR) has extended a call for proposals to contribute to a publication titled “Confronting Failure: Approaches to Building Confidence and Resilience in...


  13. Alina Stancu


  14. The ADW: a database of animal natural history that supports complex, authentic student inquiry.

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

    By Tanya Dewey

    Colorado State University and the Animal Diversity Web (animaldiversity.org)

    Poster on the Animal Diversity Web and Quaardvark presented at the 2020 BIOME Institute: Cultivating Scientific Curiosity


  15. Engaging students in data exploration using digital biodiversity databases: BLUE Data Network

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

    By Anna Monfils1, Debra Linton1

    Central Michigan University

    Slides for BLUE presentation at 2020 BIOME Institute: Cultivating Scientific Curiosity


  16. CyVerse: Scalable Image Informatics

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

    By Tyson Lee Swetnam1, Edwin Skidmore2, Tony Edgin2, Ramona Walls2, Eric Lyons2, Nirav Merchant2

    1. University of Arizona BIO5 Institute, CyVerse 2. University of Arizona

    Poster on cyberinfrastructure for the machine learning ere presented at the 2020 BIOME Institute: Cultivating Scientific Curiosity


  17. Welcome to the BIOME Institute

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

    By Kristin Jenkins


    Slides for the BIOME Welcome on July 27, 2020


  18. Encouraging student collaboration and networking and improving student access to undergraduate research opportunities.

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

    By Gary Laverty1, Metehan Cebeci1, Jessica Rainey1, R Rodney Cooper1

    University of Delaware

    We describe, as a case study, work done by two undergraduate students on a specific enzyme in the ciliate Tetrahymena thermophila.


  19. Genomics Education Alliance: A Collection of Posters for the 2020 BIOME Institute.

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

    By Vince Buonaccorsi1, Marcella Denise Cervantes2, Douglas L Chalker3, Anne Rosenwald4, Emily Wiley5, Jason Williams

    1. Juniata College 2. Albion College 3. Washington University in St. Louis 4. Georgetown University 5. Claremont McKenna College

    This is a collection of posters from members of the Genomics Education Alliance (GEA) that will be presented at the 2020 BIOME Institute.


  20. The Genomics Education Partnership: Introducing Undergraduates to Research by Engaging Them in Genome Annotation

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

    By Sarah Elgin1, Wilson Leung1, Anne Rosenwald2, David Lopatto3, Charles Hauser4, Catherine Reinke5, Laura Reed6

    1. Washington University in St. Louis 2. Georgetown University 3. Grinnell College 4. St. Edward's University 5. Linfield College 6. The University of Alabama

    Since 2006, the Genomics Education Partnership (GEP; http://gep.wustl.edu) has helped faculty bring genomics research experiences into the undergraduate curriculum.