The Sharing Science Workshop & Practicum helps to build stronger ties between universities, researchers, educators, and the community. Science museums gain enthusiastic volunteers, university faculty members appreciate the mentoring provided for their graduate students in science communication and outreach, and students appreciate the opportunity to contribute their knowledge in meaningful ways.
Support for development of the Guide from the NISE Network with funding from the National Science Foundation under Award Numbers 0532536 and 0940143. Development of the Workshop & Practicum with support from NSF Center for High-rate Nanomanufacturing (NSF EEC-08327785 & EEC-0425826) and the Mass Tech Collaborative. Any opinions, findings, and conclusions or recommendations expressed in this product are those of the authors and do not necessarily reflect the views of the Foundation.