Workshops 2014

Genomic Approaches in BioSciences


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Funded by the National Science Foundation
Advanced Technological Education grant

Please select a workshop:
June 2-6, 2014 - Bluegrass Community and Technical College, Lexington, KY (Note: this workshop will be taught by Bluegrass Community and Technical College faculty)
June 9-13, 2014 - Bluegrass Community and Technical College, Lexington, KY (Note: this workshop will be taught in English and Spanish by faculty from Bluegrass Community and Technical College and Universidad del Turabo, Gurabo, Puerto Rico)
July 7-11, 2014 - Madison College, Madison, WI (Note: this workshop will be taught by Madison College faculty)
July 14-18, 2014 - Kennedy-King College, Chicago, IL (Note: This workshop will be taught by Madison College and Bluegrass Community and Technical College faculty.)

Genomic Approaches in BioSciences workshops are intended for 2-year college science faculty who teach biosciences or biotechnology. High school teachers and university faculty who wish to update their biology teaching are also welcome to apply. Selection of workshop participants is competitive and based upon an applicant's potential to integrate workshop content into her/his teaching.

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Selection Criterion 1: Professional Qualifications and Teaching Experience

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Selection Criterion 2: Implementation

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