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Results for: CSA Working Groups


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 […]

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Category: Education

Posted on: November 15, 2017

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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 […]

How to Handle Citizen Theoreticians

Posted on: August 16, 2017

Opinion 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 […]

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 […]

Meet the Board: Anne Bowser

Posted on: February 15, 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 […]

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 […]

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 […]

Where can I get scientific expertise for a citizen science project?

Posted on: November 15, 2016

By Malin Clyde, with the CSA Professional Development Working Group – – – Are you a community organization looking to engage a scientist to help with your citizen science project? Accessing […]