Sam Donovan

Biological Sciences

University of Pittsburgh-Johnstown

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Course Module (1)

Unit 3: The Interconnected Nature of the Atmosphere, Hydrosphere, and Biosphere part of Changing Biosphere
Using a systems dynamics approach, students will work in groups to conceptualize and construct a model of the global carbon cycle considering five major Earth systems: atmosphere, hydrosphere, geosphere, ...

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Adapting geoscience materials for introductory biology courses using the Faculty Mentoring Network part of Earth Educators Rendezvous:Previous Rendezvous:Rendezvous 2016:Program:Oral Sessions:Monday B
InTeGrate and the Quantitative Undergraduate Biology Education and Synthesis (QUBES) project have partnered to support the adaptation of these geoscience modules into introductory biology courses. The modules all ...

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QUBES: An education gateway for professional development, OER sharing, and project support part of Accelerating Systemic Change Network:Transforming Institutions Conference:Program:Poster Presentations
The Quantitative Undergraduate Biology Education & Synthesis (QUBES; project has adopted a "scientific gateways" model to accelerate undergraduate biology education reform. As such, ...