SERC News https://serc.carleton.edu/serc/news.html News from across SERC NAGT's Traveling Workshop Program gets a spotlight in Eos https://eos.org/features/geoscience-departments-can-phone-a-friend-for-support Fri, 21 Jun 2024 00:00:00 -0500 https://eos.org/features/geoscience-departments-can-phone-a-friend-for-support Register now for Prioritizing Mental Health During Field Work and Finals Webinar https://attendee.gotowebinar.com/register/8721556467989668960 Join us this Tuesday, April 30th at 1pm ET for the GSA sponsored webinar, "Prioritizing Mental Health During Fieldwork and Finals". Speakers Mariama Dryák-Vallies from ADVANCEing FieldSafety and Jill Cyranowski, a Clinical Professor and the Clinical Psychology Center Director at the University of Pittsburgh will lead a discussion about prioritizing mental health during finals, field work, and new beginnings.

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Fri, 26 Apr 2024 00:00:00 -0500 https://attendee.gotowebinar.com/register/8721556467989668960
New Early Career resources for "Facilitating Meetings that Foster Equity and Inclusivity" live https://serc.carleton.edu/NAGTWorkshops/earlycareer/fostering_inclusivity/index.html Tue, 12 Mar 2024 00:00:00 -0500 https://serc.carleton.edu/NAGTWorkshops/earlycareer/fostering_inclusivity/index.html Fostering Two-Year College Collaborations with Disciplinary Societies workshop report is published https://serc.carleton.edu/serc/news/282835.html The final workshop report from the Fostering Two-Year College Collaborations with Disciplinary Societies workshop (which took place throughout spring and fall 2023) is now published.

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Tue, 05 Mar 2024 00:00:00 -0600 https://serc.carleton.edu/serc/news/282835.html
Registration Now Open for Earth Educators' Rendezvous 2024! https://serc.carleton.edu/serc/news/282535.html Save the date for the tenth annual Earth Educators' Rendezvous, July 15-19, 2024, hosted by Temple University! We look forward to another exciting event in Philadelphia, PA.

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Thu, 01 Feb 2024 00:00:00 -0600 https://serc.carleton.edu/serc/news/282535.html
SERC's Rory McFadden celebrates the New Year with publishing new article in the Journal of Structural Geology https://serc.carleton.edu/serc/news/281966.html SERC congratulates Rory McFadden on his recent article quantifying the kinematics and deformation conditions within the Eocene Wildhorse detachment fault system in the current issue of the Journal of Structural Geology.

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Wed, 03 Jan 2024 00:00:00 -0600 https://serc.carleton.edu/serc/news/281966.html
NSF GRANTED project for the Colleges of Liberal Arts Sponsor Programs (CLASP) community https://serc.carleton.edu/serc/news/281282.html New grant work begins with the Colleges of Liberal Arts Sponsored Programs (CLASP) community, funded by the NSF GRANTED program and led by Carleton College.

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Tue, 07 Nov 2023 00:00:00 -0600 https://serc.carleton.edu/serc/news/281282.html
Exciting changes coming to the Earth Educators' Rendezvous https://nagt.org/nagt/news/exciting_changes_eer.html This year marks the 10th anniversary of the Earth Educators' Rendezvous (EER), and time for us to reflect on what we've learned over the past ten years about running a conference and the evolving needs of the geoscience education community. Based on what we've learned, NAGT is adapting our approach. Starting in 2024, the EER will move to an every-other-year schedule. We will host the 2024 EER in Philadelphia as planned, and then the next EER will be in 2026 and every other year thereafter. The extended timeline gives us the opportunity to host a high-quality meeting that also makes best use of the financial resources, dedicated staff, and generous volunteers that make the meeting run. In addition, we are excited to move to this model in which we have more time to coordinate and develop synergies between EER and all of NAGT's other professional development programming. We look forward to seeing your ideas and proposals for the 2024 Earth Educators' Rendezvous in Philadelphia, and we'll let you know more about EER 2026 soon!

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Tue, 03 Oct 2023 00:00:00 -0500 https://nagt.org/nagt/news/exciting_changes_eer.html
Cathy Manduca Receives Friend of the Planet Award from the National Center for Science Education https://serc.carleton.edu/serc/news/277694.html Cathy Manduca, founding director of SERC, was named a 2023 winner of the National Center for Science Education's Friend of the Planet award.

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Thu, 03 Aug 2023 00:00:00 -0500 https://serc.carleton.edu/serc/news/277694.html
New IGUaNA Teaching Module on Gravity and Magnetics https://serc.carleton.edu/serc/news/277445.html A new teaching module from IGUaNA is available online. This 3-unit geophysics module introduces students to the fundamentals of exploring the subsurface with gravity and magnetism.

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Mon, 03 Jul 2023 00:00:00 -0500 https://serc.carleton.edu/serc/news/277445.html