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There and back again...

Posted by , on 26 June 2013

We’ve all heard the aphorism that once you leave academia, you can’t go back. A little over two years ago, I wrote about my transition from academic research to scientific ...

My journey to scientific editing

Posted by , on 24 May 2011

Although I’m no longer working at the bench, I still think of myself as a scientist. During grad school and much of my post-doc, I assumed that I would follow ...

Recent comments by kara_cerveny

Thanks for this post, Mike! I'm hoping to start doing something similar at Reed College and would like to get some advice/details about how you record the discussions. Also, thanks for sharing your archive. It is indeed a very useful resource. I think this is one of the many ways in which technology improves teaching and learning.
by kara_cerveny in Bio Web Conferences – Critical discussions with developmental biologists for deep learning. on February 11, 2012
Thanks for sharing, Shelley. I'm definitely going to check out your link and try to make my own model. Plus, you've given me an idea for how to connect with the high school students who visit our lab -- this could easily be adapted to our favorite model organism (zebrafish). Also, Sometimes I forget about how useful modelling clay can be, even for us scientists when thinking about cell and tissue morphogenesis.
by kara_cerveny in Teaching embryology to undergraduates on June 23, 2010