The Latest Blog Posts from the Citizen Science Association:


Join us to discuss democratization of science at Citizen Science 2015

Posted on: October 30, 2014

As an ecologist trained in the auspices of academia, I’ve had the great fortune of traveling to magical places for my research. However, one particular field season had a greater impact […]

Vote for the CSA’s first Board of Directors

Posted on: October 29, 2014

The Nominating Committee for the Citizen Science Association Board of Directors would like to thank everyone for the thoughtful nominations for the inaugural Board. This community is truly fortunate to have […]

What does it take to launch the CitSci2015 Conference?

Posted on: October 16, 2014

Gathering so many passionate advocates for citizen science in one place at one time is a major undertaking. But we are moving down the path to CitSci2015 in San Jose because […]

Register early for a better Citizen Science 2015

Posted on: October 8, 2014

I’m sure you’re already excited about Citizen Science 2015 (CitSci2015) and the opportunities the gathering will offer both you and the wider citizen science community. By registering early, you can maximize […]

Citizen Science 2015 blog – the home of meeting updates

Posted on: September 25, 2014

by Edd Hind Welcome to your blog! As citizen science practitioners, participants and enthusiasts, you’ll be able to read posts here that let you know about all the most important and […]

User’s Guide to Evaluating Learning Outcomes
Category: Blog, News, Resource

Posted on: September 12, 2014

The User’s Guide for Evaluating Learning Outcomes from Citizen Science was developed by Cornell Lab of Ornithology researchers for practitioners who want to evaluate learning outcomes from their citizen science projects. […]

Call for nominations: Board of Directors

Posted on: September 3, 2014

We are currently soliciting nominations to serve on the first Board of Directors for the newly forming Citizen Science Association (CSA). As you may know, CSA is in its first year […]

Updated: Save the Date, Citizen Science Conference 2015

Posted on: July 3, 2014

Save the Date! February 11 & 12 for Citizen Science 2015 Conference and Gathering What: Citizen Science is a partnership between everyday people and professional scientists to investigate pressing questions about […]

Conference Communications: Committee Update

Posted on: May 9, 2014

The Citizen Science Association Conference Committee Advisory Board has met many times since last fall gathering ideas, writing proposals, and getting organized for the next citizen science conference. All that hard […]

Communications update

Posted on: May 1, 2014

A quick update on the work of the Web/Communications Committee: We are pleased to have recently received some private foundation support for the Association – among other things, this will support […]