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Citizen Science Association
The One-Year Trial is Over: Please Tell Us What You Think

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

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 […]

Special Issue Call for Papers: Ethics

Posted on: November 21, 2017

Announcing a call for papers (abstracts due15 JAN 2018) for a special issue of Citizen Science: Theory and Practice focused on “Ethical Issues in Citizen Science.” From the issue editors (Lisa […]

Design contest

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 […]

Announcing a new series of webinars

Posted on: October 30, 2017

CSA is exploring different ways that we can support learning in this community via webinars. Over the coming months will be both piloting some webinar models and inviting your feedback. Want […]

Seeking community comments on final draft of CSA Value Statement

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

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 shape 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 […]

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 […]

Reaffirming the Citizen Science Association’s Welcome

Posted on: March 9, 2017

Citizen science is built around a body of evidence and experience that shows how much can be accomplished through cooperation and collaboration. It is based on the premise that people from […]