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CSA leadership transitions and growth
Category: Blog, Uncategorized

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 […]

Help make CitSci2019 awesome!
Category: Blog, CitSci2019

Posted on: September 21, 2017

Believe it or not, there are only 18 months left before the 2019 Citizen Science Association Conference (March 13-17, Raleigh, NC), and it is time to start planning! There are many […]

How to Handle Citizen Theoreticians

Posted on: August 16, 2017

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 hereby […]

Citizen Science Terminology Matters: Journal Article Explores Key Terms
Category: Blog, Journal, News

Posted on: June 13, 2017

Guest post by MV Eitzel, an NSF postdoctoral scholar at the University of California, Santa Cruz with the Science and Justice Research Center and The Muonde Trust’s community-based research team in […]

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 […]

Announcing the 2017-2020 cohort of CSA Board Members

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 […]

Shape the 2019 Conference – call for lead volunteers

Posted on: April 26, 2017

The Citizen Science Association Board is seeking two leading volunteers to help shape the CitSci2019 Conference – a Program Chair and a Communications Chair. Details below | click here to apply. […]

Collaboration challenge: thematic exhibits at CitSci2017
Category: Blog, CitSci2017, News

Posted on: April 14, 2017

Coming to CitSci2017? Wouldn’t it be fantastic to share your program’s materials with others focused on the same issues, or to know there’s a place you and others can swing by […]

2017 Board Elections
Category: Blog, CSA Board, News

Posted on: April 10, 2017

The CSA Governance and Nominations Committee has narrowed the pool of 23 nominees to a ballot of twelve individuals. We now turn to our members to select five individuals who will […]

March for Science
Category: Blog, News

Posted on: April 4, 2017

The Citizen Science Association is proud to partner with the March for Science, a movement and event, “… not only about scientists and politicians; it is about the very real role that […]