Monthly Archives: November 2008

I attended the Ocean Science Educators' Retreat this week in D.C., where I gave a presentation on our MPOWIR effort. Download Presentation: MPOWIR11.08 Interestingly, before my talk Russ McDuff (UW) presented results from a recent survey of graduate programs in … Continue reading

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Writing Skills Workbook

Our 3 mentor groups are up and running.  Each group of 8 people meets via conference call once a month.  In a conversation today on writing skills, one of the members of mentoring group 3 (lead by Victoria Coles and … Continue reading

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Maximizing Productivity and Recognition

Science Careers, a division of Science Magazine contains a three part series to provide junior scientists with strategies for increasing research productivity, recognition, and impact.  In part 1, the authors focus on publications and citations. The next article offers tips … Continue reading

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Election 2008

Wondering what the United States Presidential candidates' positions are on science and technology? There are several excellent websites with the details: From the AAAS – provides a summary of the ScienceDebate2008 questions as well as candidate positions on more … Continue reading

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