Saturday, August 2, 2008

8:00 AM-8:30 PM
WK 1 - Ecology and Evolution of Plant-Pollinator Interactions  

8:30 AM-5:00 PM
WK 2 - Molecular Tools for Assessing Fungal Biodiversity  
Sunday, August 3, 2008

8:00 AM-5:00 PM
WK 1 - Ecology and Evolution of Plant-Pollinator Interactions  
WK 3 - A Brief Introduction to Bayesian and Hierarchical Bayesian Modeling in Ecology  
WK 4 - Vegetation Analysis in Support of the National Vegetation Classification  
WK 5 - Quantitative Approaches in Ecological Research and Education Using R  
WK 6 - Communicating Science to the Public: Reaching Out, Speaking Up, and Understanding How to Go About It  

8:30 AM-12:00 PM
WK 7 - Preparing Successful Proposals to the National Science Foundation to Support Projects Related to Undergraduate Education  

8:30 AM-12:30 PM
WK 8 - New Mathematical Tools for Sensitivity Analysis of Population Models  

8:30 AM-4:30 PM
WK 9 - Innovative Teaching and Active Learning: Principles, Practice, and Materials  

8:30 AM-5:00 PM
WK 10 - Sampling Fungi from the Environment: Challenges and Solutions  

9:00 AM-4:30 PM
WK 11 - An Educational Simulation Tool for Negotiating Sustainable Natural Resource Management Strategies Among Social Actors with Conflicting Interests  
WK 12 - Novel Ecosystems: How Invasion and Climate are Shaping the Future of the Biosphere  
WK 13 - Analysis of Stochastic Time Series Data using State-Space Models and Kalman Filters  

9:00 AM-5:00 PM
WK 14 - Using Diagnostic Question Clusters (DQCs) to Impove Introductory Biology Teaching  

12:30 PM-4:30 PM
WK 16 - Toward Learner-Centered Soil Ecology Education: Integrating Research and Experiential Activities into Teaching Soils - CANCELLED  

1:00 PM-4:00 PM
WK 17 - Informing Policy with Ecological Science - CANCELLED  

1:00 PM-5:00 PM
WK 18 - Landscape Pattern and Fragmentation on Rangelands - State of Knowledge and Proposed Evaluation Techniques: A Sustainable Rangelands Roundtable (SRR) Workshop - CANCELLED  

1:30 PM-4:30 PM
WK 19 - Ecology Education in Religious Organizations: Advancing Ecological Literacy and Environmental Justice  
Monday, August 4, 2008

11:30 AM-1:15 PM
WK 20 - Introduction to TIEE (Teaching Issues and Experiments in Ecology): A Peer-Reviewed Electronic Publication Designed to Help Ecology Faculty Teach Better  
WK 21 - Book Publishing 102 for Ecologists  
WK 22 - The Art of Mentoring: How to Get Out of Your Niche  
WK 23 - Exploring the Places We Live: Citizen Scientists  
WK 24 - How to Use Your Science to Protect the Environment and Why You Should  

8:00 PM-10:00 PM
WK 25 - Careers in Ecology: Advice from Professionals in the Field  
Tuesday, August 5, 2008

11:30 AM-1:15 PM
WK 26 - Conservation in the 21st Century: Saving Species and Ecosystems from Climate Change by Translocation to New, More Climatically Suitable Regions  
WK 27 - Writing a "Teaching Philosophy" Statement: Models and Suggestions  
WK 28 - Extending Your Research into Policy and Adult Education: Two for the Price of One  
WK 29 - How to Write a Scientific Publication  

8:00 PM-10:00 PM
WK 30 - Encyclopedia of Earth: A New Publishing Model for Outreach by Ecologists  
Thursday, August 7, 2008

11:30 AM-1:15 PM
WK 31 - Climate Change: Clean Development Mechanism (CDM) in Latin America  
WK 32 - Promoting Ecological Literacy in Public Audiences: Building upon Successful Strategies Using a Citizen Science Approach  
WK 33 - Show Me the Money: How to Write a Successful Grant Proposal  
WK 34 - Learn How to Publish in EcoEd DL, ESA's Digital Teaching Library  

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