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  • (Internal) F3

    12 members Latest Activity: Nov 4, 2012

    This is a working group that originated at the Oct 2012 PULSE Conference.

  • Pulse Steering Committee

    8 members Latest Activity: Sep 13, 2012

    The PULSE steering committee includes members from the NSF, HHMI &…

  • North Carolina Biology Chairpersons

    6 members Latest Activity: Feb 13, 2013

    The purpose of this group is to provide a forum for the chairpersons  of the  Departments of Biology  in North Carolina to discuss and exchange…

  • Knowinnovation Facilitation Team

    6 members Latest Activity: Sep 18, 2012

    The Knowinnovation facilitation team is multi-national and geo-diverse. We’re based in the UK, the US and France, but just to make things more…

  • StP - V&C Ambassadors - INTERNAL

    21 members Latest Activity: Aug 11

    Our Spreading the PULSE Group is developing the Ambassador Training Program and Department Visitation Toolbox

  • WEBSITE CIRCLE

    5 members Latest Activity: Apr 15

    Here is a discussion site for our Website Circle

  • Capstone HHMI grantees

    6 members Latest Activity: Oct 19, 2012

    Born out of the HHMI program directors' meeting in which Capstone grantees started a discussion on how best we may disseminate the knowledge from…

  • Math Across the Curriculum

    15 members Latest Activity: Sep 22, 2013

    This group is a place to discuss issues in math literacy in higher education.  Is there a problem?  How and where in our curricula can we create…

  • Midwest-Great Plains Regional Network

    21 members Latest Activity: Apr 29

    The MWGP Network plans to foster change in UG Life Sciences education throughout the 12 state region.  this map shows PULSE members in this…

  • Western New England Biology Educators

    23 members Latest Activity: Jun 25

    This group is for life science educators in Western Massachusetts, Connecticut, and Vermont who are interested in addressing the Vision and Change…

  • Local Impact Map

    5 members Latest Activity: May 18

  • HBCU Discussion Group

    8 members Latest Activity: Aug 9

    The purpose of the group is to share ideas and information about the implementation of Vision and Change recommendations on the campuses of…

  • Taking the Pulse

    54 members Latest Activity: Apr 23

    Update: PULSE Vision & Change Rubrics

    The PULSE Vision & Change Leadership Fellows are pleased…

  • PULSE Advisors

    4 members Latest Activity: Nov 3, 2012

    PULSE Advisors are trusted and respected mentors from the community that are willing to help the Vision and Change Leadership Fellows by providing…

  • Society for College Science Teachers

    5 members Latest Activity: Sep 26, 2013

    The group is an affiliate organization of National Science Teachers Association.  There are three regional and one national meeting per year.  The…

  • Case Studies & Problem Based Learning

    28 members Latest Activity: Mar 31

    This is a place to discuss the use of case studies and problem based learning (PBL) to address the Vision & Change recommendations.  Cases…

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Profile IconCatherine Loudon and Regina Schurman joined PULSE
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Erin McKenney is now a member of PULSE
Wednesday
Sunita Yadav replied to David Marcey's discussion Ambassador Interest in the group Spreading the PULSE
"Dear Sir, I am interested and would be like to join. Kindly find my contact details mentioned below:  Thanks and Regards, Sunita Yadav Senior Research Fellow Advanced Technology Development Centre Indian Institute of Technology Kharagpur…"
Monday
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Aug 15

Leadership Fellow
David Marcey commented on Dan (A. Daniel) Johnson's blog post How Do Textbooks Need to Change?
"Dan, I believe the future lies in content delivered via creative, multimedia video, with texts employed as references. "
Aug 15
Patrick Raymond Clark posted a page
Aug 14

Leadership Fellow
Karen Klyczek liked Kathryn G. Miller's group Midwest-Great Plains Regional Network
Aug 13
Patrick Raymond Clark liked Sharon Gusky's discussion Greatest Challenges to the Implementation of the Vision and Change Recommendations
Aug 12
Profile IconPatricia Robison and Leslie Lane joined PULSE
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Aug 11
Profile IconTeresa Balser (Teri), Sandra L. Romano and 4 other members joined Nitya Jacob's group
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Spreading the PULSE

Welcome PULSE Community Members! We Want You! ... to serve as ambassadors that will spread V&C nationally. If you are familiar with V&C reforms, literature that supports the implementation of such reforms, and share a passion for spreading the word at a national level, you are an ideal candidate for serving as a PULSE V&C Ambassador.The “Spreading the Pulse” working group is focused on building multiple teams of PULSE Ambassadors (visitation teams) equipped with a V&C reform toolkit (see "Toolkit" discussion, below).  The role of the Ambassadors will be to meet with biology and life science  departments to encourage them to adopt the principles and recommendations of the “Vision and Change” report. The toolkit will include resources, references, strategic planning templates, and other items. We are…See More
Aug 9
Mary Shaw joined David Marcey's group
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Southwest PULSErs

Please share this group with others This group is intended as a networking site for PULSE community members from the US Southwest and Hawaii. Please add ideas for regional conferences, let your regional colleagues know about your PULSE-related activities, etc. If you would like to be contacted in the future in order to get involved in specific initiatives, please fill out the recruitment form. If you know of someone who isn't yet a member of this group, please feel free to invite them.See More
Aug 9

Leadership Fellow
Karen Klyczek posted an event
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National Association of Biology Teachers Professional Development Conference at Cleveland Convention Center

November 12, 2014 at 1pm to November 15, 2014 at 3pm
Join other leaders in biology and life science education for four days of renowned speakers, hands-on workshops, 200+ informative sessions and special events!PULSE Fellows will be presenting several sessions, including a pre-conference workshop on Wed 11/12, 1-4:00, Faculty as Change Agents: Facilitating Departmental Transformation Toward Vision & Change.  Additional sessions include Challenging Students (and Us) to Listen, Evaluate, and Think Creatively, and an update on PULSE programs and products.See More
Aug 8
Rachel Horak is now a member of PULSE
Aug 7
Profile IconChrisha L Dolan and Melissa Zwick joined PULSE
Aug 5

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