National Science Foundation to fund new Learning With Nature project

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The Center for Learning with Nature has been awarded a grant from the National Science Foundation to explore ways of integrating bioinspired innovation into undergraduate biology education. Despite being based on the living world, bioinspired innovation is not typically covered in undergraduate biology. This project will focus especially on integrating…

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BioFest 2021!

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Director Sam Stier again helped lead BioFest, an annual event for several hundred middle school students in the mid-Michigan region. During the two-day outdoor event, students learn how to use the bio-inspired design process and go on to develop their own original design concepts. This year, the 6th annual BioFest…

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European Union Project

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The Center for Learning with Nature is fortunate to be among six non-profit organizations working together to develop education materials for integration into EU educational systems. The materials will be translated into English, Dutch, Hungarian, Czech, and Slovak. The three year project is funded by the European Commission’s Erasmus+ program.

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