Category Archives: Community

Collaborator Spotlight: Underwriters Laboratories

Collaborator Spotlight: Underwriters Laboratories

LabXchange convenes a community that believes in the importance of education. Our collaborators, Underwriters Laboratories, are on a mission to engage secondary school students in safety science. We sat down with Kelly Keena, Ph.D., director of education, and Deepa Shankar, senior education partnership manager to discuss their mission, their content, and their upcoming free webinar series, The Future of Safety Science.

Collaborator Spotlight: DataClassroom

Collaborator Spotlight: DataClassroom

LabXchange convenes a community that believes in the importance of education. Our collaborator DataClassroom is on a mission to teach data skills in math and science. We sat down with them to discuss their mission, their content, and DataClassroom cofounder Aaron Reedy’s previous work as an evolutionary field biologist.

My Eureka Moment: Pierre Noro

My Eureka Moment: Pierre Noro

LabXchange ambassador Pierre Noro shares how he got started in science – his eureka moment! Whether great pedagogy, inclusive teaching, or a scientific topic, we all have an educational memory that left a lasting impact on us. Whether it enabled you to understand something which previously seemed out of your grasp, sparked a new STEM-related interest, or deepened your passion for science, this series gives credit to great educators and great learning resources. 

Collaborator Spotlight: ColorMePhD

Collaborator Spotlight: ColorMePhD

At LabXchange, we believe in making learning as fun and accessible as possible. One of our collaborators, ColorMePhD, does just that with their incredible science coloring pages. We sat down with founder Dr. Julie Rorrer to discuss her work.

Collaborator Spotlight: Youreka Science

Collaborator Spotlight: Youreka Science

At LabXchange, we believe in making science accessible for everyone.
One of our collaborators, Youreka Science, does just that through the use of fun whiteboard videos. Florie Mar, Lydia LePage, Aarati Asundi, Pallavi Penumetcha, and Darienne Myers form a powerful team that is making immense strides in bringing science to the people. We sat down with them to discuss their work.

Collaborator Spotlight: The Life of Science

Collaborator Spotlight: The Life of Science

At LabXchange, we are committed to promoting the voices of marginalized people in science. One of our collaborators, The Life of Science, does just that. We sat down with them to discuss their important work of documenting the lived experiences and scientific works of women and queer-trans people in Indian science.

Collaborator Spotlight: Visibility in STEM

Collaborator Spotlight: Visibility in STEM

LabXchange convenes a community that believes in the importance of diversity and inclusion. One of our collaborators, Visibility in STEM, uses the narrative and lived experiences of Black heritage to explore and contextualize key concepts in STEM. We sat down with Dr. Catherine L. Quinlan to discuss some of the work she does.

Educator Spotlight: Scott Atkinson

Educator Spotlight: Scott Atkinson

Educator Spotlight: Scott Atkinson
It’s Teacher Appreciation Week! So, we’re sharing three new posts in our Educator Spotlight series.

LabXchange was designed for – and with – educators. Our teacher co-developers and ambassadors help us ensure that LabXchange is easy to use, saves time, and also creates opportunities for both teachers and students. Thank you for everything you do, teachers!

Educator Spotlight: Uma Mahajan

Educator Spotlight: Uma Mahajan

Educator Spotlight: Uma Mahajan
It’s Teacher Appreciation Week! So, we’re sharing three new posts in our Educator Spotlight series.

LabXchange was designed for – and with – educators. Our teacher co-developers and ambassadors help us ensure that LabXchange is easy to use, saves time, and also creates opportunities for both teachers and students. Thank you for everything you do, teachers!

Earth Day Activities Online with LabXchange

Earth Day Activities Online with LabXchange

Climate change. Green technology. Environmental justice. Issues like these are critical for healthy, sustainable life on Earth. Even though we should examine, discuss, and advance these topics year-round, we’re still excited to celebrate Earth Day 2021 with the global community.