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Author Claude Steele of "Whistling Vivaldi: How Stereotypes Affect Us and What We Can Do" will speak about stereotype threat at the Committee on Women in Science, Engineering, and Medicine spring meeting on June 2, 2015 at 1:30 PM PDT/ 4:30 PM EDT. Register to attend the webinar...
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A new study is evaluating the progress made by the Advanced Research Projects Agency – Energy (ARPA-E), a federal agency dedicated to funding revolutionary advances in science and technology related to energy. The study committee is holding its first meeting this week. Learn more...
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The Resilient America Roundtable and Koshland Science Museum have just launched a new game aimed at increasing awareness of what it takes to build community resilience. The game, designed for adults and teens, is an engaging and challenging addition to community meetings, volunteer training activities, classroom units, extracurricular clubs, and more.
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The national science academies of the G7 countries, including the U.S. National Academy of Sciences, issued three statements to their respective governments for discussion during the G7 summit to be held in Germany this June. View the press release...
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A Conversation with Claude Steele
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New Project
Evaluation of the Advanced Research Projects Agency – Energy
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Extreme Event - A Game about Community Resilience
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Statements
New Statements: G7 Science Academies Urge Action on Three Global Issues
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Events

May
28-29
2015
Evaluation of the Advanced Research Projects Agency - Energy (ARPA-E) First Committee Meeting 
(Washington, DC)

May28-292015
Committee on Federal Research Regulations and Reporting Requirements: A New Framework for Research Universities in the 21st Century
3rd Meeting
(San Francisco, CA)

Jun2-32015
Committee on Women in Science, Engineering, & Medicine Meeting (CWSEM)
(Irvine, CA)

Jun24-252015
The Supply Chain for Mid-Skill Jobs (STEP)
(Washington, DC


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Developing a Framework for Measuring Community Resilience: Summary of a Workshop
    Community Resilience

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Gain Function
 Gain of Function Research

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Building Infastructure
 International Collaboration 

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