- Call for Implementation Programs
We are excited to announce and invite you to apply to our InTeGrate call for implementation programs. Grants of up to $50,000 will be awarded to successful applicants. See the call for more details. Proposal deadline is March 28, 2014.
- SERC Servers Moving December 15
On Sunday, December 15 SERC's website (including NAGT .org) will be migrating to new servers. During the migration some site features will not be available including forms, content editing and email list delivery. Read on for more about the move and what it portends.
- InTeGrate 2014 Workshops Announced
The InTeGrate program is offering 2 new workshops for 2014, plus four partnership workshops in collaboration with On the Cutting Edge and GeoEthics.
- 2014 On the Cutting Edge Workshop Series Announced
On the Cutting Edge has announced their 2013-14 series of workshops and professional development opportunities. The series includes a wide array of face-to-face workshops, virtual workshops, webinars, and ongoing research activities. Learn more at the On the Cutting Edge workshop website.
- SERC is Hiring
The Science Education Resource Center at Carleton College is accepting applications for a new, full-time Assistant Director position. The Assistant Director assists the Director in designing, delivering, and managing Science Education Resource Center (SERC) programming.
The position is eligible for Carleton's benefits package. The position is open until filled. For additional information and application procedures visit the Carleton College Employment Webpage
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