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2019 CSA Board Elections
Category: Blog, CSA Blog, News

Posted on: March 12, 2019

Announcing candidates for the 2019-2022 term on CSA’s Board of Directors The Nominations Committee is pleased to put forward the following ballot of candidates to fill the four open seats on […]

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Build your network while building up citizen science–participate in the Citizen Science Association general meeting and working groups

Posted on: March 8, 2019

Successful citizen science, community-based monitoring, and other collaborative research efforts necessarily involve many different participants and stakeholders – and planning and running them effectivly does, too. The Citizen Science Association (CSA) […]

All Are Welcome at CitSci2019 in Raleigh, NC

Posted on: February 28, 2019

Welcome to Raleigh, Y’all! We are delighted to host the 2019 Citizen Science Association Conference in Raleigh, North Carolina. Institutions like NC Museum of Natural Sciences, North Carolina State University (NCSU), and […]

CitSci2019’s Environmental Justice Panel

Posted on: February 28, 2019

Special Panel on Environmental Justice and Community Science to be the Highlight of Friday Evening at CitSci2019 As previously mentioned, CitSci2019 will have three special tracks: Environmental Justice, Problem-driven citizen science, […]

Create a home-base for your collaborative endeavors at CitSci2019

Posted on: February 14, 2019

Showcase your materials, resources, and tools through an exhibit booth at the 2019 Citizen Science Association Conference. This is a great opportunity for affinity groups to showcase the efforts of collaborative […]

Welcoming Austin Mast to CSA’s Board
Category: Blog, CSA Blog, News

Posted on: February 7, 2019

CSA is please to welcome Austin Mast to the Board of Directors for a one-year appointment to fill an open seat. Austin brings leadership and (much needed, for CSA) financial management […]

Teaching science by doing science–Introducing the Friday Keynote speaker, Rachael Polmanteer (and students)

Posted on: January 29, 2019

As previously mentioned, there will be three special tracks at #CitSci2019. The keynote speaker for Thursday, Dr. Max Liboiron, is sure to deliver a compelling presentation that will amplify excitement for […]

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Everyday science with the public and CitSci2019 Saturday Keynote speaker, Rob Dunn

Posted on: January 24, 2019

Science communication is an integral part of citizen science, and Dr. Robert R. Dunn, a professor of applied ecology at North Carolina State University, has been masterfully igniting public curiosity and […]

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Why a Citizen Science journal? CS:TP Editor’s blog
Category: Blog, CSA Blog, News

Posted on: January 11, 2019

Guest post by Rick Bonney, Editor in Chief of Citizen Science: Theory & Practice. Anybody working in the citizen science field is aware of the proliferation of articles focused on citizen […]

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Introducing the #CitSci2019 keynote speaker, Dr. Max Liboiron

Posted on: January 11, 2019

In 2016, the CSA made the decision to move CitSci2017 from its planned location in Raleigh, North Carolina to Minneapolis, Minnesota. The move (which left the CSA with financial obligations to […]