The map below is intended to showcase stories of Departmental and Institutional Change that are occurring in the Pacific Northwest PULSE Community of Practice. Many of these are ongoing projects, whose leaders would benefit from input and resources…
"The AAC&U meeting was in San Diego Oct 31 - Nov 2. there were a number of fellows there and a pre-conference workshop and conference session led by David Marcey and Betsy Desy. more information can be found in the attached file"
The Northwest (NW) has 6 PULSE Fellows from diverse institution types, and these individuals have come together to form the Northwest PULSE working group. Using funds from a recently awarded NSF EAGER (NSF #1347553), this group seeks to build upon the momentum generated by the PULSE Leadership Fellows’ work to create a NW V&C Community of Practice (COP), a network of colleges and universities in the NW (AK, WY, MT, ID, WA, OR). Institutions that join the COP will use the resources and tools…See More
Raising the PULSE: An Awareness Campaign to Engage Departments in Implementing Vision and ChangeJ. Awong-Taylor, G. Bangera, R. Cardullo, W. Davis, E. Goldey, A. Hill, M. Lee-Brown, C. PetersonSupported by a collaborative of NSF, NIH, and HHMI, forty life science educators with experience as departmental and/or institutional administrators were selected in Fall, 2012 as Leadership Fellows for the Partnership for Undergraduate Life Sciences Education (PULSE). A novel experiment in educational…See More
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Senior Research Fellow Advanced Technology Development Centre Indian Institute of Technology Kharagpur…"
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
Please share this group with othersThis 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
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