Summer 2014

EHSC Workshops

Connecting Scientists and Educators: Translating Research in Environmental Health Sciences and Plant Sciences into the Classroom
August 25, 2014
Tours of microscopy facilities and research labs, short research talks from graduate students and discussions on how to translate research into education. For more information, go to our website
Contact: Diana Rohlman, PhD


Winter 2014

  • Discover the Scientist Within, an event for 6th - 8th grade girls will be held February 15, 2014. Registration opens January 6, 2014. This year we have added a parent section!
  • The Flame Challenge - The third annual Flame Challenge, issued by Alan Alda at the Alan Alda Center for Communicating Science, poses the question, "What is Color?" Sign up your 5th and 6th grade students as judges for this fun contest! 
Funding Opportunity
The NEA foundation offers grants to educators in public schools. The next deadline is February 1, 2014.
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