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Stem Cell Research and Infractions of Integrity part of Newsletter Articles
SENCER E-Newsletter, January/February 2006, Volume 5, Issue 5 Danielle Kraus, SENCER Project Associate "Dr. Hwang's paper was hailed as a breakthrough, opening the possibility of cures for degenerative ...

Understanding Diabetes as a Civic Issue part of Newsletter Articles
SENCER E-Newsletter, March 2006, Volume 5, Issue 6 In January, The New York Times published a series of articles on diabetes. The series took a look at this emerging, and often overlooked, crisis from a variety of ...

Announcing the NCSCE and SENCER National Advisory Board part of Newsletter Articles
SENCER E-Newsletter, April 2006, Volume 5, Issue 6 The National Center for Science and Civic Engagement is pleased to announce our new National Advisory Board, which is composed of distinguished educators, ...

Whittier College Proposes "SENCERizing" Its Mandatory Introductory Math Course part of Newsletter Articles
Participants in our SENCER workshop at Whittier College were so inspired by the presentation of a team-taught SENCER course on population and statistics that they proposed adapting our college's mandatory ...

Critical Thinking: What Is It and Why It Counts part of Newsletter Articles
SENCER E-Newsletter, April 2006, Volume 5, Issue 6 Over the past decade or more, Pete Facione's paper, "Critical Thinking: What It Is and Why It Counts" has been used by a hundreds of faculty ...

Senate Subcommittee Hearing Focuses on Making Science Relevant and Rigorous part of Newsletter Articles
SENCER E-Newsletter, May 2006, Volume 5, Issue 8 Every child learns about the inner workings of volcanoes, but very few understand how a car works. Dr. Ioannis Miaoulis, President and Director, Museum of Science ...

Announcing the SSI 2006 Participants part of Newsletter Articles
SENCER E-Newsletter, June 2006, Volume 5, Issue 9 We are pleased to announce that representatives from the following colleges, universities, and institutions will be attending the SENCER Summer Institute 2006: ...

"Next Generation" Alternative Plenary Session Planned on the Scholarship of Teaching and Learning part of Newsletter Articles
SENCER E-Newsletter, July/August 2006, Volume 5, Issue 10 Members of the SENCER community who have attended more than one of our Summer Institutes have remarked on how the Institutes have changed (may we say ...

Georgian and Armenian SENCER Projects are Finding Success in High School and Undergraduate Education part of Newsletter Articles
SENCER E-Newsletter, July/August 2006, Volume 5, Issue 10 Karen Oates, SENCER Co-PI and Provost of Harrisburg University of Science and Technology, recently traveled to the Republic of Georgia and Armenia to meet ...

Promoting Service-Learning as Pedagogical Strategy to Improve Science Education and Stimulate Civic Engagement part of Newsletter Articles
SENCER E-Newsletter, October 2006, Volume 6, Issue 2 Service-learning and community-based research have become two of the most popular ways to encourage civic responsibility in students in the classroom. Over the ...