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Meet the Board: Sarah Kirn

Posted on: January 27, 2017

The Citizen Science Association is a rapidly growing organization with many new names and faces. Some of those faces are volunteering their time to lead this organization as Board Members. This […]

Reflections on Language, Semantics, and Membership

Posted on: January 26, 2017

Monthly Letter from Greg Newman (the CSA Board Chair) to all CSA members… January 26, 2017 • Fort Collins, Colorado As you know, we have plans to invite you and the […]

Seeking young citizen science enthusiasts!

Posted on: January 24, 2017

Are you age 13-18 and love citizen science? We invite you to be a leader in spreading the word about citizen science and how it can empower youth to help change […]

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Call for Volunteers, CSA Communications Working Group

Posted on: January 17, 2017

Be at the center of news and conversations in the world of citizen science! The Citizen Science Association is looking to enhance its Communications Working Group. This team works to coordinate […]

Call for CSA Board Nominations 2017

Posted on: January 13, 2017

Nominations for the CSA Board are open! There are five open positions available, each with a three-year term beginning in May 2017. Nominations are due by February 10, 2017. Self-nominations and […]

Getting a scientist to accept your data

Posted on: December 30, 2016

Guest post by Hannah Webber, Research and Education Projects Manager, Schoodic Institute at Acadia National Park – – – My daughter’s school recently had a cookie exchange holiday party. As I […]

Environmental Protection Belongs to the Public: A report for EPA on the role of citizen science
Category: Blog, News

Posted on: December 13, 2016

By Shannon Dosemagen, Public Lab and Alison Parker, ORISE Fellow hosted by EPA – – – In 2015 the US Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) charged the National Advisory Council on Environmental […]

Research shows media can enhance girls’ citizen science learning
Category: Blog, Journal, News

Posted on: December 6, 2016

Guest post by Rita Karl, SciGirls/TPT – – – Girls who take part in well-designed and thoughtfully shared media – TV and video games – can have a more impactful citizen […]

More about membership: “It Takes a Village”

Posted on: November 18, 2016

Monthly Letter from Greg (CSA board chair) to all CSA members November 17th, 2016 • Fort Collins, Colorado Dear CSA Community, For this monthly message, allow me for a moment to […]

Meet the Board: Simphiwe Laura Stewart

Posted on: November 17, 2016

The Citizen Science Association is a rapidly growing organization with many new names and faces. Some of those faces are volunteering their time to lead this organization as Board Members. This […]