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Effective Communication Workshop: Nano Envi Summer Camp

By |2019-06-19T10:28:26-04:00June 18th, 2019|Categories: Event, News|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , |

During the first week of the Nano Envi Summer Camp both students and teachers attended workshops that are going to help them throughout their journey as part time researchers. One of these workshops was given by Dr. Liz Diaz, one of CIRE2N's CoPI. She did a presentation on how to communicate science effectively, being a researcher and a communicator herself. The workshop was very dynamic. Dr. Diaz created activities that made it possible for students and teachers to understand what she means when she says science can be accesible to all through the act of effective communication. #NSFfunded [...]

The greatest learning experience

By |2019-05-08T15:23:22-04:00April 9th, 2019|Categories: Event, News, Uncategorized|

For the second year in a row, CIRE2N will be celebrating the biggest Nanotechnology Festival in Puerto Rico. It will be held in The Malecón of Cataño from 9 a.m. till 2 p.m. on May 3, 2019. CIRE2N students will be giving demonstrations related to their research while interacting with the community to tell them about environmental nanotechnology in a fun and dynamic way, just like a science fair. Every school, university, industry or individual is more than welcome to come and learn about the sciences that are close to them; and what better way to do it than with [...]

Nano-Envi Summer Camp 2019

By |2019-05-23T11:09:59-04:00March 27th, 2019|Categories: Event, News, University News|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

In order to promote excellence in science education for high schools, CIRE2N will sponsor a five week summer research program, from june 10 to July 3, 2019; created specifically for teachers and high school students. This program will allow 10 student-teacher pairs to be trained to do research about Environmental Nanotechnology in one of the laboratories of the University of Puerto Rico, Río Piedras. During the summer, participants will elaborate a research proposal to continue it during the semester and another one for an educational activity to be made in their school. Benefits: Workshops will be given on proposal writing, [...]

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