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CSA 2019 Call for proposals

Posted on: April 3, 2018

We invite researchers, practitioners, and citizen science community members to prepare proposals for the Citizen Science Association Conference (CitSci2019) to be held March 13-17, 2019 in Raleigh, NC. Keep an eye […]

2019 Conference Invitation
Category: Blog, CitSci2019, News

Posted on: February 23, 2018

Guest post by Chris Goforth, North Carolina Museum of Natural Sciences On behalf of the local host planning committee, it is my great pleasure to formally invite you to the next […]

WEBINAR: Introducing the Citizen Science Global Partnership
Category: Blog, News, Webinar

Posted on: February 19, 2018

Cross-posting a webinar by Eye On Earth, led by Dr. Anne Bowser (CSA Board Member) and Martin Brocklehurst. This FREE Webinar will be held March 7, 2018 at 8-9am Eastern (13:00 […]

Call for Board Nominations 2018

Posted on: February 5, 2018

Nominations for the CSA Board are open! There are five open positions available, each with a three-year term beginning in May 2018. Self-nominations and nominations of others are encouraged (please see […]

Special Issue Call for Papers: Policy Perspectives in Citizen Science
Category: Blog, News

Posted on: January 26, 2018

Special Issue Call for Papers: Policy Perspectives in Citizen Science Issue editors: Lea A. Shanley, Anne Bowser, and Aletta Bonn Citizen science and crowdsourcing enable the public to make meaningful contributions […]

Free Webinar: Get ready for CitSciDay2018!

Posted on: January 21, 2018

Interested in hosting a 2018 Citizen Science Day event? Join us on February 14, 2018 to learn from both 2016 hosts and 2017 event organizers about planning Citizen Science Day activities […]

Data & Metadata: Working Group Report and Future Outlook

Posted on: January 15, 2018

Cross-posted from the Wilson Center’s Science & Technology Innovation Program blog, previewing a report by members of the Citizen Science Association’s Data & Metadata Working Group. With the growth of citizen […]

AAAS Colloquium on Citizen Science, CSA Director’s Remarks
Category: Blog, News

Posted on: January 12, 2018

From remarks by CSA’s Interim Executive Director, Jennifer Shirk, at theĀ  AAAS Citizen Science Colloquium (9 JAN 2018). Ordinarily I like to focus on achievements and successes, in part because there […]

2017 CSA Top Ten Year in Review
Category: Blog, News

Posted on: December 28, 2017

2017 was a year of major milestones for CSA – here is our Top-10 run-down (in calendar order). 1. Paid Membership Without removing any previously-existing benefits for all members, we piloted […]

Local Actions, Global Connections: Advancing Citizen Science with UN-Environment (UNEP)
Category: Blog, News

Posted on: December 27, 2017

One billion people engaged in citizen science by 2020. This bold goal was part of a Global Vision Statement presented at the Science Policy Business Forum for the Environment, which preceded […]