Hope HHMI 2012
News for December 2012
The HHMI 2012 steering committee has been busily working on defining the logistical details and guidelines for all of the programs supported by the new HHMI grant. Take a look at the program descriptions and see if any projects you have in mind for the next year mesh with our programs. In addition to being able to join the HHMI lunch conversations about these topics, you might even be able to utilize HHMI funds to support your projects.
To learn more, check out our HHMI program information website or follow the links below.
Course-based Research Experience Grants : This program will support development and teaching of courses that embed research into courses.
Faculty Research Grants: This faculty research grant program will support faculty/student collaborative research initiatives which help address the goals of the Hope HHMI 2012 program.
Research Scholars: As STEM researchers move along the continuum from novice to expert archer, HHMI research scholars will be supported to participate in summer research experiences. This time, we'll focus on students who will serve as mentors to younger researchers
Pre-college Bridge Experiences: This program will support incoming first year students joining existing summer research groups. The details are still not well defined.
Fostering A Community of Excellence in Science at Hope: Our peer mentoring program is in th middle of its third year! FACES director Anna Bonnema will be sending a newsletter out to the division before the students return to campus!
Center for STEM Inquiry: This new program will support existing K-12 STEM education initiatives at Hope, including: