All Events Archive

Online Brown-Bag: Making Evaluation Design Decisions: When Basic Evaluation Methods Meet the Real World (Recorded)

Monday, September 21, 2015

Come attend this upcoming brown-bag presentation to learn more about how members of the NISE Net Evaluation Team adapted basic data collection methods to support various phases of NISE Net Evaluation Studies. You'll gain new perspectives on how to implement basic methods and an understanding of factors to consider when applying these methods at your own institution.


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Visitor Studies Association Conference 2015

Tuesday, July 14, 2015 to Saturday, July 18, 2015

The 2015 Visitor Studies Association Conference is to be held in Indianapolis, IN July 14-18, 2015 and features many NISE Network evaluation and research findings.



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2015 Network-Wide Meeting

Tuesday, June 2, 2015 to Wednesday, June 3, 2015

The 2015 Network-Wide Meeting was held on June 3-4, 2015 at the Saint Paul RiverCentre and the Science Museum of Minnesota in Saint Paul, Minnesota.  The meeting was attended by nearly 300 NISE Network partners from throughout the United States featured: keynote speakers, concurrent sessions, and opportunities for attendees to meet with others in the Network and share their own work. 

Attendance at the Network-Wide Meeting was by invitation-only due to space and budgetary limitations.
We are sorry we are unable to invite all NISE Network partners to attend the meeting; we are making digital versions of many slides and handouts available following the event.


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American Alliance of Museums (AAM) 2015 Annual Meeting & MuseumExpo

Saturday, April 25, 2015 to Wednesday, April 29, 2015

NISE Network Happy Hour:

The Nanoscale Informal Science Education Network (NISE Net) invites partners to gather informally for happy hour.
Both old and new partners welcome! 
No need to RSVP, just stop by.

Monday, April 27th,  2014, 5pm-7pm
Max Lager's Wood-Fired Grill & Brewery
320 Peachtree St NE., Atlanta, GA 30308
Questions: contact Timothy Hecox <...


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2015 MRS Spring Meeting

Monday, April 6, 2015 to Friday, April 10, 2015

Call for Papers:

  • Abstract Submission Site Opens — September 23, 2014
  • Abstract Submission Deadline — October 23, 2014


Online Brown-Bag: The Science Behind NanoDays 2015 - Part 2 (Recorded)

Tuesday, March 17, 2015

Are you interested in learning more about the science behind the NanoDays activities? Do you want to know more about how the NanoDays activities are related to cutting-edge research? Then please join us for an exciting presentation that will focus on the applications and scientific background behind NISE Net activities related to food and microscopes.


Online Brown-Bag: Nanotechnology and Pseudoscience (Recorded)

Wednesday, March 11, 2015

New science, like nano, can be misused, misconstrued, or co-opted by greed. This online brown-bag conversation, Pseudoscience and Nanotechnology, will explore how to identify poor science and will examine how the word 'nanotechnology' has been used to sell a variety of products.