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Building transparency into CSA

Posted on: December 15, 2017

Post by CSA Treasurer, Anne Bowser – – – The Citizen Science Association is an open community of researchers, practitioners, and others who seek to advance the field, and over the […]

Webinar: Journals and the Culture of the Peer Review Process
Category: Blog, News, Webinars

Posted on: December 13, 2017

[sg_popup id=”9″ event=”click”][/sg_popup]Even for people working at academic institutions, the journal peer-review process can be a bit of a black box. In this free webinar, Rick Bonney – Editor-in-Chief of CSA’s […]

Announcing a new series of webinars

Posted on: October 30, 2017

CSA is exploring different ways that we can support learning in this community via webinars. Over the coming months will be both piloting some webinar models and inviting your feedback. Want […]

Gearing up for Professional Development Opportunities at the CSA Conference 2017

Posted on: April 28, 2017

Guest post by Marie Studer, Encyclopedia of Life Learning + Education Projects Manager, Harvard University Museum of Comparative Zoology – – – The countdown is on to the start of the […]

Getting a scientist to accept your data

Posted on: December 30, 2016

Guest post by Hannah Webber, Research and Education Projects Manager, Schoodic Institute at Acadia National Park – – – My daughter’s school recently had a cookie exchange holiday party. As I […]

More about membership: "It Takes a Village"

Posted on: November 18, 2016

Monthly Letter from Greg (CSA board chair) to all CSA members November 17th, 2016 • Fort Collins, Colorado Dear CSA Community, For this monthly message, allow me for a moment to […]

Where can I get scientific expertise for a citizen science project?

Posted on: November 15, 2016

By Malin Clyde, with the CSA Professional Development Working Group – – – Are you a community organization looking to engage a scientist to help with your citizen science project? Accessing […]

Setting the table: An open letter to North Carolina
Category: Blog

Posted on: October 20, 2016

My friend Dan once told me the story of an elder who was called to testify in a court case. When he was asked to swear that he would tell the […]

The new reference database about Citizen Science
Category: Blog

Posted on: September 2, 2016

We are happy to announce a new reference database for citizen science. It includes a list of more than 2,400 citations, including journal articles, reports, books, and guides. This curated list, […]

Learning* through Citizen Science: An Aspirational Vision and Ten Questions to Prompt Reflection on Practice

Posted on: September 1, 2016

CSA’s Education Working Group has taken on as its mission to enable, inspire, investigate, and facilitate effective integration of scientific and educational goals, practices, and outcomes in citizen science. We offer […]