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Urban Ecology Center Hosts First International Training - WUWM


WUWM
The Urban Ecology Center started humbly with a small team working out of a trailer near a forlorn park above the Milwaukee River. Today the park is flourishing, the river is healthier, and the Urban Ecology Center has grown to three neighborhood-based, ...
Milwaukee Journal Sentinel

Dietz is new chair of UB Department of Pharmacology and Toxicology - UB News Center


UB News Center
Share This. Print. David Dietz with arms folded in lab. David M. Dietz, Chair, Department of Pharmacology and Toxicology. A faculty member since 2011, Dietz's research focuses on how molecular and behavioral plasticity in the brain mediates how ...

Marine Bio Camp means muddy hands, tempting seafood - Carroll County Times


Carroll County Times
The day in Solomons started with a snack overlooking the Patuxent River and the Rachel Carson — the University of Maryland Center for Environmental Science's flagship research vessel. “That's definitely a squid,” said Tre Williams, a 15-year-old from ...

Center for Biology Education (CBE)

Madison, Wisconsin - United States

UW-Madison has vast resources in the biological sciences, including numerous highly trained and talented researchers and educators, located in 68 departments and programs. The Center for Biology Education was founded in 1988-89 with funding from the Howard Hughes Medical Institute and from the University of Wisconsin to foster collaborative education initiatives across the campus and to improve biology education at all levels. The mission of the Center for Biology Education is to mobilize and enhance the resources of the University of Wisconsin-Madison to promote excellence in biology education.

The Center's role is to:
* Encourage faculty, future faculty and staff to develop innovative teaching methods and instructional resources.
* Help to translate the excitement of research into classrooms.
* Facilitate faculty participation in outreach.
* Promote interdisciplinary activities.
* Increase the participation of underrepresented groups in the biological sciences.
* Coordinate, nurture, and help to fund education initiatives.

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