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Seven New Models Added to SENCER Digital Library part of Newsletter Articles
The most recent additions to the SENCER Digital Library are the seven courses and programs selected to be part of the SENCER Model Series during the summer of 2008. The diverse group of resources includes international collaborations, single courses, and course clusters, and focuses on issues such as sleep, HIV/AIDS, food, and pregnancy.
New Award Recognizing Exemplary Regional Collaborations Honors Hawai'i Team part of Newsletter Articles
We find ourselves inspired to create a new award program that acknowledges and honors exemplary multi-institutional, regional, or statewide work around compelling civic issues. The first recipient of this new award is a team from Hawai'i. While considering their work, it became clear that their actions and accomplishments seem best suited to be recognized by an honor that acknowledges quality of the inter-institutional collaborations and deep partnerships established to improve the quality of both formal and informal education.
SENCER Classrooms: Small Changes, Big Effects part of Newsletter Articles
SENCER E-Newsletter, June 2003, Volume 2, Issue 1 Terry McGuire, associate professor of genetics at Rutgers and an SSI-2002 advance representative, reports how two small modifications - inspired by his attendance ...
Stem Cells and Social Justice part of Stem Cells and Social Justice
Author(s): Chamany, Katayoun. Associate Professor of Biology, Department of Natural Sciences and Math; Balinsky, Warren. Associate Professor of Health Services Management; Pettinger, Michael. Assistant Professor, ...
Some Social Implications of the Molecular Biological Revolution (The Human Genome Project) part of Backgrounders
Troy Duster - New York University (About the author) Topics of Interest to the SENCER Community A Deep Discussion of the Potential Uses and Abuses of Genetic Mapping Technologies Includes a brief summary of basic ...
Brownfield Action part of Brownfield Action
Peter Bower, Ph.D, Senior Lecturer, Department of Environmental Science, Barnard College/Columbia University, New York, NY In Brownfield Action students in the course are presented with a fundamental problem in ...
Computer Ethics part of Computer Ethics
Who Created the Course? Professor Terrell Ward Bynum Director, Research Center on Computing & Society Department of Philosophy Southern Connecticut State University New Haven, CT 06515 USA Telephone: ...
Forensic Investigation: Seeking Justice Through Science part of Forensic Investigation: Seeking Justice Through Science
Gregory Miller, Associate Professor of Chemistry, Southern Oregon University, Ashland, Oregon. In recent years, dozens of individuals have been exonerated of capital crimes and released from life imprisonment, and ...
Human Genetics part of Human Genetics
Kim Finer, Department of Biological Sciences, Kent State University - Stark Campus, Canton, Ohio This course is organized around this key question: How will advances in Human Genetics, particularly data generated ...
The Science of Sleep part of The Science of Sleep
Herve Collin, Department of Math and Science, Kapi'olani Community College Course Learning Goals for Instructors and Students Course Description Kapi'olani Community College's The Science of Sleep ...