Monthly Archives: November 2012

Science as Story Festival – Tonight at UNC-CH

North Carolina Sea Grant is among the cosponsors of the Science as Story Festival that opened last night at UNC-CH. Tonight’s event will feature films from the Scientists with Stories program at UNC-CH and Duke. I hope you can join … Continue reading

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NCNG Seeking Executive Director

The North Carolina Network of Grantmakers (NCNG) is the state’s only forum for sharing information and promoting cooperation among grant makers investing in North Carolina. NCNG is committed to strengthening the impact and effectiveness of private foundations, corporate giving programs, donor advised fund holders, and community … Continue reading

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Science Writer Needed – Wake Forest University

Wake Forest University seeks a talented science writer with five years of experience to write, edit, pitch and place news about faculty, staff, students and research in scientific, business, trade and general media. Qualified candidates must understand complex scientific information, … Continue reading

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Let’s Roll the Credits on SciWri 12!

By Karl Leif Bates, Duke Research There’s always a great risk in calling people out by name for recognition, because you might leave someone worthy out. Yet we have no choice but to name the names behind ScienceWriters 2012 because some … Continue reading

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Science Fair Project Ideas Needed Today 3:30pm

Short notice, but we’d like to invite you to a brainstorming session hosted by Rob Dunn et al. at NCSU today (Wednesday, Nov 14) at 3:30p in 123 David Clark Labs – Our goal: Come up with a list of … Continue reading

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Periodic Tables: Durham’s Science Cafe Tonight at 7pm

Ready for some REEL science? Join us for an evening of short evolution-themed films, each one three minutes or less. Take a journey with Darwin through the animal kingdom, and pick up a few dating tips along the way. Meet … Continue reading

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Grant Writing Opportunity @ Impulsonic

I am writing to advertise grant writing opportunity at a UNC startup, Impulsonic. We are looking for a grant writer to help us write a grant proposal to National Science Foundation (NSF) SBIR Phase I and potentially another proposal for … Continue reading

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Morrill Act Celebration Nov 7th

NC State celebrates the Morrill Act on Wednesday, Nov. 7 from 3:45 to 5:45 p.m. at the McKimmon Center. The event includes an address by Chancellor Randy Woodson, Provost Warwick Arden, a reception, celebration cake and farm-to-fork food. The event … Continue reading

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Carolina Science Cafe Tonight 6pm

Researchers at UNC are studying the bacteria that cause pneumonic plague, and William Goldman, Ph.D., will share their findings at the next Carolina Science Cafe, presented by Morehead Planetarium and Science Center. Thursday, Nov. 1 6-7 p.m. Back Bar, Chapel … Continue reading

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