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  1. Jan 28 2021

    Webinar: Novel Two-dimensional (2D) Materials and Devices for Biomimetic Sensing and Computing

    Drawing inspiration from natural intelligent sensor design, Dr. Saptarshi Das and his research team have developed a number of solid-state biomimetic devices that provide unprecedented energy and...

    https://nanohub.org/events/details/1948

  2. Jan 22 2021

    Intro to Nanotechnology for Educators Workshop

    What is nano? Why should I be teaching nano? How do I create nano lessons? What resources are available? Nanotechnology is at the frontier of most STEM disciplines and is integral in our everyday...

    https://nanohub.org/events/details/1947

  3. Birck Science Communication Shark Tank Compititon 2020

    03 Dec 2020 | | Contributor(s):: Neil R Dilley

    The Science Communication Shark Tank competition and workshop gives students a chance to learn and train master storyteller skills in the best possible way: by playing a real-life game.

  4. Micro Nano Technology Education Center Summer Seminar Series

    08 Sep 2020 | | Contributor(s):: Jared Ashcroft, Billie Copley, The Micro Nano Technology - Education Center

    The seminar series is designed to give others an insight into what the Micro Nano Technology Education Center and its partners are doing in regards to professional development opportunities for educators and students.

  5. Enhance Your Learning I

    23 Aug 2020 | | Contributor(s):: Michael Melloch

    We look at what is known about learning. Some of the topics discussed are memory, spaced versus blocked learning, interleaving, incubation, the role of sleep, deliberate practice, mindset, grit, exercise, and nutrition.

  6. Enhance Your Learning II

    23 Aug 2020 | | Contributor(s):: Michael Melloch

    We look at what is known about learning. Some of the topics discussed are memory, spaced versus blocked learning, interleaving, incubation, the role of sleep, deliberate practice, mindset, grit, exercise, and nutrition.

  7. Birck Nanotechnology's Science Storytelling Shark Tank Competition 2020

    27 Feb 2020 | | Contributor(s):: Neil R Dilley

    This is a special event, sponsored by the Office of the Dean for Research and Graduate Education in the College of Liberal Arts and the Birck Nanotechnology Center. Dr. Sorin Adam Matei, the Associate Dean for Research and Professor of Communication and Dr. Ali Shakouri, the Mary Jo and Robert...

  8. Ethics and Integrity in Research

    08 Mar 2019 | | Contributor(s):: Jay P. Gore, Peter Meckl

    In this presentation, we will motivate the importance of doing research with integrity. We will discuss what it takes to make ethical decisions and work through several case studies that exemplify the types of issues that may arise.

  9. Birck Science Communication Shark Tank Compititon 2018

    17 Jan 2019 |

    The Science Communication Shark Tank competition and workshop gives students a chance to learn and train master storyteller skills in the best possible way: by playing a real-life game.

  10. Doing Research with Integrity

    13 Dec 2017 | | Contributor(s):: Peter Meckl, Jay P. Gore

    In this presentation, we will motivate the importance of doing research with integrity. We will discuss what it takes to make ethical decisions and work through several case studies that exemplify the types of issues that may arise.

  11. Communicating Science

    01 Sep 2017 | | Contributor(s):: Becky Wolfe

    In this active workshop, you will participate in several activities developed by the Portal to the Public that will help you develop and hone your communication skills.

  12. Communicating Your Message to Engage a Lay Audience

    06 Jul 2017 | | Contributor(s):: Linda J. Mason

  13. Questioning in Research: A Practical Guide to Have Cooperative and Constructive Argumentative Dialogue

    27 Jun 2017 | | Contributor(s):: Pablo Daniel Zavattieri

    In this Lunch and Learn Session we are going to discuss ways to have collaborative and respectful dialogues in academic/scientific research. In particular, we will try to focus on how to question and challenge ideas while respecting our colleagues.

  14. Making the Most of Your Summer Research Experience

    13 Jun 2017 | | Contributor(s):: Janelle P Wharry

    Students will first work in small groups and will consider an invention that has impacted their lives.  They will trace back to the genesis of these inventions as a means of self-realizing the scientific method.  Students will learn about the importance of incorporating the scientific...

  15. Networking for Nerds: How to Land (or Create) Your Dream Job!

    23 Jan 2017 | | Contributor(s):: Alaina G. Levine

    In this keynote, we will focus on proven networking strategies and tactics to identify new opportunities, locate decision- makers within organizations, solidify your reputation and brand in the minds of those who hire.

  16. Job Interview Jepordy

    20 Dec 2016 | | Contributor(s):: Tim Luzader

    This interactive session utilizes a game-based format to address strategies for effective interviewing with employers.

  17. Scholarly Communication + Data Management

    15 Dec 2016 | | Contributor(s):: Margaret Phillips

    What they are, what they entail, and tips and tricks for success.

  18. Career Planning; Resumes

    06 Oct 2016 | | Contributor(s):: Amruta Inamdar

  19. Your Career Choices after Graduate School and The Most-Neglected Item in your Career Development (2016)

    20 Sep 2016 | | Contributor(s):: Gerhard Klimeck

    What are your career choices after graduate school? Will you develop technology yourself? Will you work in a team? Will you guide people? Where will you work: in industry, research lab, or academia? Regardless where you work, there is generally one item that you are not being taught in graduate...

  20. Entrepreneurship: What You Need to Know

    17 Aug 2016 | | Contributor(s):: Nathalie Duval-Couetil