Wednesday, February 19, 2014

Engaging with Social Media | AAAS 2014 Meeting in Chicago

Presenters: Maggie Koerth-Baker (, Kim Cobb (Georgia Institute of Technology), and Danielle N. Lee (Cornell University)

Moderator: Dominique Brossard (University of Wisconsin)

Thursday, February 13, 2014

A Valentine's Day greeting to my biotech students

Happy Valentine's Day in a DNA profiling way...

Source: Mental Floss

And show your love for microbes...

And don't forget your #AcademicValentines!

Valentine's Day and a long holiday weekend - woohoo!

Thursday, February 6, 2014

Community Colleges as "Democracy's College"

An excellent conversation on Boston's WBUR On Point radio show with three community college leaders:

Pam Eddinger, president of Bunker Hill Community College
Bruce Leslie, chancellor of Alamo Colleges
Paul Brown, president of the Zane State College in Zansesville, Ohio

The three educators highlight the importance of community colleges for our nation.

Here's a sampling of some points from the show:

The audio and show notes are available for this program.