CSME Exchange – Nov 5

fortson1The Center for Science and Mathematics Education (CSME) is pleased to present the CSME Exchange, an interactive brown bag discussion for faculty, students, and staff. The next CSME Exchange is:

“Education in and with the Zooniverse Citizen Science Platform”
Lucy Fortson, University of Minnesota
Thursday, November 5, 2015
JFB room 334
12-1pm

(Please bring your own lunch; drinks and snacks will be provided)

 

Lucy Fortson, Associate Professor and Associate Head at the University of Minnesota School of Physics & Astonomy, will discuss the education framework for Zooniverse and efforts to have students and members of the public participate in further analysis of citizen science data. Dr. Fortson is a co-founder of Zooniverse (zooniverse.org), the world’s largest platform for volunteer, people-powered research.