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SPROUT (STEM Professionals Reaching OUT) is a program designed by ABRC to enhance science communication and public engagement for plant science researchers at The Ohio State University. We are currently recruiting our second cohort of SPROUTs and...


In a “normal” year, the Arabidopsis Biological Resource Center reaches upwards of 5,000 people through school outreach and community events. These events, coupled with the education modules the ABRC develops, curates, and distributes...


ABRC's Pandemic Response

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The ABRC has developed a new set of resources and virtual outreach programs to meet the needs of the education community during the COVID-19 pandemic. This includes the self-guided experiences, downloadable resources and facilitated programs listed...


The Ohio State University’s West Campus Science & Sustainability Festival, better known as WestFest, is an annual public engagement event that highlights STEM research, sustainability initiatives and outreach programs at Ohio State and...


The Arabidopsis Biological Resource Center (ABRC) maintained a strong focus on education and outreach throughout 2019. Together with the Center for Applied Plant Sciences, ABRC’s 2019 outreach programs reached more than 5,440 individuals....


 

 

 

The Arabidopsis Biological Resource Center (ABRC) is pleased to announce the launch of SPROUT (STEM Professionals Reaching Out), a new program designed to support and engage plant science researchers at...


The Arabidopsis Biological Resource Center is sponsoring a series of three science communication workshops open to researchers and scholars (faculty, postdocs, graduate students, research staff and broader impacts practioners) from...


The Arabidopsis Biological Resource Center is proud to announce the publication of Following Phenotypes: An Exploration of Mendelian Genetics Using Arabidopsis Plants in the April issue...


ABRC Education & Outreach Specialist Courtney Price recently wrote as a guest blogger for Addgene, a nonprofit plasmid repository. Read her post to learn about the evolution...


An article on Genes to Genomes from the Genetics Society of America has featured the CourseSource lesson, 


 

 

The Arabidopsis Biological Resource Center has partnered with Teaching Tools in Plant Biology to make additional resources available to the teaching community. Teaching Tools in Plant Biology, a publication of the...


 

On November 7th, 2018 the Arabidopsis Biological Resource Center and the Center for Applied Plant Sciences hosted 20 sixth grade students from the Columbus Spanish Immersion Academy for the annual Breakfast of Science...


The Arabidopsis Biological Resource Center (ABRC), together with the Center for Applied Plant Sciences (CAPS), supports a growing suite of outreach and education programs designed to raise awareness about the important role plants play in our daily...


 

The Plant Games - "10 go in; 1 comes out"

Finding our own Plantness Evergreen

 

This article was provided by middle school students and guest...


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