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February 2018

New Faculty Community of Practice

February 27 @ 10:00 am - 11:00 am
UM Fernald Room 102

The New Faculty Community of Practice is open to new faculty hired after 2016.  This CoP has decided to use examples of learning theory from the book “Make it stick: The science of successful learning” to guide their discussions.  Each month, members read a chapter of the book, and  bring relevant examples from their classrooms to the group for discussion, or issues, challenges or questions about how to apply the material to their own unique learning environment. During the spring,…

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Development of a Bacteriophage-Based Portable Biosensor for the Detection of Shiga-toxin Producing Escherichia Coli (STEC) Strains In Food And Environmental Matrices

February 27 @ 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
United States Department of Agriculture (USDA) – Agricultural Research Services (ARS) – WAB: 200 B, 800 Buchanan Street
Albany, CA 94710 United States
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Irwin Quintela, candidate for the Doctor of Philosophy degree in Food and Nutrition Sciences, will be defending their dissertation.

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Facilitating Students’ Sense of Belonging in your Classroom

February 28 @ 11:00 am - 1:00 pm
UM Fernald Room 102

The Rising Tide Center and the Center for Innovation in Teaching and Learning are excited to bring you the first in a series of events focused on recruiting and retaining majors through increasing student inclusivity & engagement.   A driving force in student persistence and retention in programs is their sense of belonging and community. Classrooms, whether online or in person, create a perfect space to foster acceptance and feeling valued, but small gestures and unintentional actions can also inadvertently…

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Facilitating Students’ Sense of Belonging in your Classroom

February 28 @ 11:00 am - 1:00 pm
UM Fernald Room 102

The Rising Tide Center and the Center for Innovation in Teaching and Learning are excited to bring you the first in a series of events focused on recruiting and retaining majors through increasing student inclusivity & engagement.   A driving force in student persistence and retention in programs is their sense of belonging and community. Classrooms, whether online or in person, create a perfect space to foster acceptance and feeling valued, but small gestures and unintentional actions can also inadvertently…

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March 2018

New approaches to mapping forest conditions and landscape change from moderate resolution remote sensing data across the species-rich and structurally diverse Atlantic Northern Forest of northeastern North America

March 2 @ 9:00 am - 11:00 am
Nutting Hall, Room 204, University of Maine
Orono, ME 04469 United States
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Kasey Legaard, candidate for the Doctor of Philosophy degree in Forest Resources, will be defending their dissertation.

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3MT Presentation Workshops/Competition

March 2 @ 11:00 am - 1:00 pm
Foster Center for Student Innovation, University of Maine
Orono, ME 04469-5798 United States
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Learn about creating a 3-minute thesis (3MT) presentation at three Presentation Workshops. Compete and earn a cash prize! Each workshop will be held at the Foster Center for Student Innovation. 2/14 @ 2:30-3:30pm - The Basics of 3MT 3/2 @ 11:00-1:00pm - Building the Presentation 3/6 & 3/8 @ 12:30-2:00pm - Practicing Your Presentation The final competition will be held on March 23rd from 3:00-6:00pm Prizes: 1st place - $500; 2nd place - $300; 3rd place - $200 If you…

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Developing a risk assessment protocol to quantify distribution and uptake of glacially distributed persistent organic pollutants

March 2 @ 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Stodder Hall, Room 48, University of Maine
Orono, ME 04469 United States
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Kimberley Rain Miner, candidate for the Doctor of Philosophy degree in Earth and Climate Science, will be defending their dissertation.

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3MT Presentation Workshops/Competition

March 6 @ 12:30 pm - 2:00 pm
Foster Center for Student Innovation, University of Maine
Orono, ME 04469-5798 United States
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Learn about creating a 3-minute thesis (3MT) presentation at three Presentation Workshops. Compete and earn a cash prize! Each workshop will be held at the Foster Center for Student Innovation. 2/14 @ 2:30-3:30pm - The Basics of 3MT 3/2 @ 11:00-1:00pm - Building the Presentation 3/6 & 3/8 @ 12:30-2:00pm - Practicing Your Presentation The final competition will be held on March 23rd from 3:00-6:00pm Prizes: 1st place - $500; 2nd place - $300; 3rd place - $200 If you…

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3MT Presentation Workshops/Competition

March 8 @ 2:30 pm - 3:30 pm
Foster Center for Student Innovation, University of Maine
Orono, ME 04469-5798 United States
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Learn about creating a 3-minute thesis (3MT) presentation at three Presentation Workshops. Compete and earn a cash prize! Each workshop will be held at the Foster Center for Student Innovation. 2/14 @ 2:30-3:30pm - The Basics of 3MT 3/2 @ 11:00-1:00pm - Building the Presentation 3/6 & 3/8 @ 12:30-2:00pm - Practicing Your Presentation The final competition will be held on March 23rd from 3:00-6:00pm Prizes: 1st place - $500; 2nd place - $300; 3rd place - $200 If you…

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Grants 101: Seeking, Analyzing, and Writing Basics

March 13 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
Fogler Library Classroom, University of Maine
Orono, ME 04469 United States
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The Office of the Vice President for Research and Fogler Library are sponsoring “Grants 101: Seeking, Analyzing, and Writing Basics” throughout the academic year 2017-2018. At the workshop, you will: search for grants in PIVOT analyze an agency’s Request for Proposals learn Grant Writing Basics RSVP for a Grants 101 Workshop October 10, 2017, 10am-12pm Space is limited. Please RSVP to Jen Bonnet using this form. November 21, 2017, 10am-12pm Space is limited. Please RSVP to Jen Bonnet using this form. January 18, 2018, 10am-12pm Space is limited. Please RSVP to Jen Bonnet…

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