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The One-Year Trial is Over: Please Tell Us What You Think
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Posted on: December 5, 2017

The CSA Board of Directors would like input, from all connected with the Citizen Science Association, on CSA’s membership structure. As a young organization, CSA has been striving to fulfil our […]

On growing pains and a growing field
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Posted on: November 28, 2017

From the Director’s desk (Jennifer Shirk, Interim Executive Director): When the Internet starts to critique citizen science, we know this field has truly come into its own. Several provocative articles over […]

CSA Gives on #GivingTuesday
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Posted on: November 28, 2017

For #GivingTuesday 2017, we are giving back to this community with go-to citizen science resources shared by some of our Board members. It’s a powerful but necessarily limited selection, drawing on […]

CitSciDay 2018
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Posted on: November 14, 2017

[sg_popup id=”9″ event=”click”][/sg_popup]The Citizen Science Association, SciStarter, and the Citizen Science Day Working Group are excited to present Citizen Science Day on Saturday April 14th, 2018! The third annual Citizen Science […]

Together, we are defining the field
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Posted on: November 10, 2017

[sg_popup id=”9″ event=”onload”][/sg_popup][Excerpt from CSA Newsletter 10 NOV 2017] Your input and feedback is helping to define a Citizen Science Association that reflects the diversity of this field, and that upholds […]

Design contest
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Posted on: October 31, 2017

Calling all creative supporters of citizen science and CSA! As part of an upcoming CSA winter 2017-2018 fundraising campaign, we are inviting everyone to submit inspired ideas to a design contest […]

Seeking community comments on final draft of CSA Value Statement
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Posted on: October 5, 2017

[UPDATE: Following community comment (thank you!), CSA has adopted a Value Statement as of November 2017] The Citizen Science Association is seeking community comment, until October 20th, 2017, on the final […]

CSA leadership transitions and growth
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Posted on: September 21, 2017

Image, Fall colours by Jean-François Chénier on Flickr | (CC BY-NC 2.0) Monthly CSA Board Chair’s Message from Kris Stepenuck Happy September CSA members! After a summer hiatus, our CSA messaging […]

How to Handle Citizen Theoreticians

Posted on: August 16, 2017

Opinion by Chris Santos-Lang Some citizen scientists help collect data; some design experiments; some participate in ethics review of research plans; and some propose new theories for scientific testing. I am […]

Announcing the 2017-2020 cohort of CSA Board Members
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Posted on: April 27, 2017

  After two weeks of voting, with hundreds of votes submitted, the CSA Governance and Nominations Committee is pleased to announce the CSA’s five new/returning board members. These individuals herald from […]