Online Workshop Events Archive

Online Brown-Bag: Planning a Museum and Community Partnership Project

NISE Net Online Brown-Bag Conversation
Wednesday, September 30, 2015

Join this conversation for an introduction to NISE Net’s new Museum and Community Partnerships project, which will support efforts by Network partners to develop or improve existing partnerships with local community-based organizations. Through these partnerships, museums will be able to extend their reach to underserved audiences and help community organizations provide high-quality STEM learning experiences to their audiences. 

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: Improving NanoDays Trainings with Team-Based Inquiry - Partner Examples (Recorded)

Tuesday, March 3, 2015

Did you see that book or those digital files about something called Team-Based Inquiry (TBI) in your NanoDays kit? Are you wondering what they are all about? Join us as we talk about Team-Based Inquiry, an evaluation-capacity building process developed by the NISE Network, and discuss a couple of different ways you can think about improving your institution's events, programs, or trainings using TBI!

Online Brown-Bag: The Science Behind NanoDays 2015 - Part 1 (Recorded)

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Wednesday, February 18, 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? Watch a recording of this presentation on the applications and scientific background behind NISE Net activities related to graphene and nano-coatings.

Online Brown-Bag: Videos 101 - Tips, Tricks, and Strategies for Small-Scale to Large-Scale Video Production (Recorded)

Monday, January 26, 2015

Does your institution currently produce videos or are you curious about video production? Videos have a wide-variety of uses from generating excitement about a topic or explaining a concept, to detailing a process, providing professional development, and for marketing, and now this technology has literally been placed in the palm of your hand! This online brown-bag conversation provides more information about the the process behind video production from those partners involved first-hand.

Online Brown-Bag: Engaging Younger Audiences with Nanoscale Science (Recorded)

Thursday, December 11, 2014

Since 2008, NanoDays activities have been used to engage all types of audiences and families within the cutting-edge field of nanotechnology. When engaging different audiences, such as younger audiences including children ages 3-8, it is important to target your message in a language that is both understandable and engaging for that age group. In this brown-bag, NISE Net partners discuss their experiences working with younger audiences and offer tips for specific NISE Net hands-on activities.

Online Brown-Bag: The International Year of Light 2015 - What's Nano about Light? (Recorded)

Thursday, December 4, 2014

This online brown-bag conversation focused on the International Year of Light!  In 2013, the United Nations proclaimed 2015 as the International Year of Light (IYL). More than 100 organizations from more than 85 countries are participating in IYL. During this conversation we discussed scientific organizations that would make great partners for IYL events, shared light-related activities and videos developed by the NISE Network, and talked about the science behind some of those activities.