The Latest Blog Posts from the Citizen Science Association:


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 […]

Conference announcement – save the date!

Posted on: March 26, 2014

The Conference Committee is thrilled to announce that the first conference of the new Citizen Science Association will be held February 11-12, 2015, in conjunction with the Annual Meeting of the […]

Members, check your inbox…
Category: Blog, News

Posted on: March 24, 2014

A welcome message was sent on 20 MARCH 2014 to all new members of the Association who joined before that date. The message was titled, “Welcome! and conference announcement,” from the […]

Vision and mission statements – vote by 15 March 2014

Posted on: March 12, 2014

15 March 2014 is the last day for new members to vote on proposed vision and mission statements for the Citizen Science Association. The offer of free, inaugural membership will extend […]

White House Celebrates Citizen Science
White House Celebrates Citizen Science
Category: Blog, News
Tags: Technology

Posted on: March 3, 2014

On June 25th, 2013, the White House and the Office of Science and Technology Policy is holding a Champions of Change event to honor citizen science – individuals and the field. […]

Announcing free, inaugural membership

Posted on: February 16, 2014

The Citizen Science Association is now offering free, inaugural membership! This announcement was made today by Caren Cooper during a press briefing at the AAAS Conference in Chicago (press release available […]