January 11, 2012
SCALE-IT Faculty Workshop
January 11, 2012 – January 15, 2012
University of Tennessee – Knoxville
https://bioquest.org/scaleit2012
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February 4, 2012
PKAL: Vision and Change
February 4, 2012 – February 5, 2012
Lewis and Clark College in Portland, Oregon
http://www.aacu.org/pkal/regionalnetworks/wvben2012wintermeeting.cfm
Willamette Valley Biological Education Network
BQ Staff: Stacey Kiser
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February 16, 2012
AAAS Annual Meeting
February 16, 2012 – February 21, 2012
Vancouver, BC
http://www.aaas.org/meetings/2012/
American Association for the Advancement of Science
BQ: John R. Jungck
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February 26, 2012
CUREnet RCN Meeting
February 26, 2012 – February 29, 2012
HHMI in Chevy Chase, MD
Course-based Undergraduate Research Experiences (CUREnet) RCN project meeting.
BQ Staff: Sam Donovan
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March 8, 2012
WSST AP Bio Workshop
March 8, 2012 – March 9, 2012
University of Wisconsin in Madison, WI
http://www.wsst.org/wsst2012workshops#w3
Wisconsin Society of Science Teachers Conference
https://bioquest.org/wsst2012/
BQ Staff: Kristin Jenkins and Ethel Stanley
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March 16, 2012
Writing Cases to Internationalize Science Education
March 16, 2012 – March 17, 2012
University of Wisconsin in Madison, WI
CALS International and ENGAGE
BQ Staff: Ethel Stanley
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April 6, 2012
Clarkson University Talk
April 6, 2012 – April 7, 2012
Potsdam, NY
Clarkson University
Speaker: John R. Jungck
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May 21, 2012
Teaching Science with Cases: Developing 21st Century Competencies
May 21, 2012 – June 1, 2012
National Institute of Education in Singapore
http://sciencecasenet.org/nie-workshops-2012/
Funded by the Singapore Ministry of Education (MOE)
Upper Primary, Junior College, and Lower Secondary Workshops
Margaret Waterman and Ethel Stanley
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May 25, 2012
C3 Workshop at HAPS
May 25, 2012 – May 28, 2012
Human Anatomy and Physiology Society in Tulsa, OK
http://c3cyberlearning.ning.com/notes/HAPS_2012_C3_Workshop_Information
http://www.hapsweb.org/displaycommon.cfm?an=3
Cyberlearning at Community Colleges (C3) Workshop
BQ Staff: Sam Donovan and Kristin Jenkins
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June 16, 2012
BioQUEST Summer Faculty Workshop
June 16, 2012 – June 23, 2012
Goucher College in Baltimore, MD
https://bioquest.org/summer2012
Making a Difference with Data
Access to well organized and level-appropriate scientific content online has freed instructors from presenting that content in courses. Furthermore, access to escience resources including data and analysis tools provide opportunities to engage in scientific practices and participation in a knowledge building community. How can curriculum structures reflect this new teaching and learning environment? What are effective instructional strategies for supporting student inquiry and promoting a deep understanding of biological principles and practices? What opportunities and challenges does an emphasis on working with data pose? The 2012 BioQUEST Summer Workshop will bring together a diverse community of innovative biology educators representing multiple national projects to work together on these difficult issues.
BQ Staff: John Jungck, Ethel Stanley, Claudia Neuhauser, Sam Donovan, Stacey Kiser, Gretchen Koch, Kristin Jenkins, and Tony Weisstein
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July 6, 2012
IUBS BioEd CONFERENCE 2012
July 6, 2012 – July 8, 2012
Suzhou, China
http://iubs.csp.escience.cn/dct/page/65600
Biocomputation Section 2 Chair: John R. Jungck

6 July 2012 10:30-12:30
Quantitative Biology Education Chair: John R. Jungck

7 July 830-10:00 Mathematical Biology Education: Recent Developments and Future Challenges John R. Jungck

7 July 11:20-1140 Exploring Sustainability Issues While Addressing 21st Century Skills in the Classroom Margaret Waterman, and Ethel Stanley

7 July 13:30-15:30
International Union of Biological Scientists Commission on Biological Education
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July 25, 2012
Annual Meeting of the Society for Mathematical Biology
July 25, 2012 – July 29, 2012
NIMBioS in Knoxville, TN
http://www.nimbios.org/SMB2012/
National Institute for Mathematical and Biological Synthesis
BQ Staff: John R. Jungck
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August 5, 2012
SCN Steering Committee Meeting
August 5, 2012 – August 6, 2012
Buffalo, NY
Planning for Year 2
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August 6, 2012
ScienceCaseNet Conference
August 6, 2012 – August 8, 2012
Buffalo, NY
http://sciencecasenet.org/scn-2012/
Networking Strategies to Bridge Perceived Gaps in Biology Education: Content, Reaching Diverse Students, Faculty and Future Faculty Development, and the Biology Curriculum Continuum
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August 14, 2012
PEER Summer Workshop
August 14, 2012 – August 18, 2012
University of Tenneessee in Knoxville,TN
Summer workshop for UTK graduate students participating in the PEER Project. The BioQUEST staff and invited UTK and ORNL speakers will provide opportunities for collaborative problem solving using cyberlearning, bioinformatics, quantitative reasoning, data visualization, and productivity resources.
BQ Staff: Sam Donovan, Stephen Everse, and Ethel Stanley
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September 21, 2012
National Center for Case Study Teaching in Science Fall Conference
September 21, 2012 – September 23, 2012
University at Buffalo, State University of New York
http://sciencecases.lib.buffalo.edu/cs/training/conference/
The National Center for Case Study Teaching in Science conference trains science faculty to teach with case studies and to write their own cases. It features a track for beginners and a track for more experienced case teachers as well as a third track on Saturday for high school teachers.
BQ Board Chair: Pat Marsteller Plenary Speaker
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October 18, 2012
Using Cases to Teach Biology
2:30 pm – 4:30 pm
October 18, 2012 – October 18, 2012
Babcock 119 University of Wisconsin – Madison
http://sciencecasenet.org/using-cases-to-teach-biology/
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October 19, 2012
ACUBE 56th Annual Conference
October 19, 2012 – October 21, 2012
Lakeland College in Sheboygan Wisconsin
http://sciencecasenet.org/acube2012/
http://www.acube.org/meetings/ACUBE focuses on furthering the teaching of the biological sciences by providing a forum where biology educators from across the nation can share ideas, concerns and course innovations, bring to light common problems involving biological curricula at the college level and encourage active participation in biological research by teachers and students.
The general theme of this year’s meeting is active learning and how to assess for it.

Keynote Address: Navigating Science in a Networked and Global Society: Active Learning Strategies for 21st Century Learningby Ethel Stanley, BioQUEST
Workshop on Investigative Case-Based Learning: Data Analysis and Visualization by Kristin Jenkins and Ethel Stanley, BioQUEST
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October 30, 2012
AP Biology Inquiry Labs Workshop
11:00 am – 12:00 pm
October 30, 2012 – November 3, 2012
NABT 2012 Conference  Dallas, TX
https://bioquest.org/nabtap2012
Join us in Dallas for a free workshop on leading inquiry labs in AP Biology.
Cost: Free
Limit: 30
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