Science Outreach

Science outreach as a vital tool to promoting research funding

July 17, 2015
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Society’s perception of science and scientists is quite complex. While the prestige of scientists is second only to firefighters, there…

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Cell Biology Day at Einstein: Introducing Kids to Research

May 8, 2015
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February 25, 2015 was a special day at Albert Einstein College of Medicine, NY. For the first time ever, a…

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Science Fair Judgment or How I Learned to Stop Moping and Find the Love

February 20, 2015
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A few months ago on a whim I signed up to judge a local school district science fair. But as…

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One Postdoc’s Adventures in Science Education Outreach

January 30, 2015
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Ask a scientist why they don’t engage with the public, and they are likely to tell you that they simply…

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Outreach—Suggestions for “Kids’ Day” in Lab

January 17, 2014
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Kids’ Day in the R. Ohi Lab at Vanderbilt University Photo credit: Sophia GayekWhen you look at elementary school students,…

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