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Posted by nfranz on February 9, 2016 - 1:31pm in Learning Events

This blog post introduces the BioKIC Academy program, led by Anne Basham, and focused on promoting literacy and understanding of our biodiversity ​via collection-based pedagogy. The goals are to connect learners of all ages with natural history collections through hands-on activities, community programs, and innovative learning tools and resources for the classroom. You can register and participate in courses and workshops.

For more information, see ... Read More

Posted by nfranz on February 9, 2016 - 12:00pm in Courses

Blog posts related to the ASU-SoLS seminar "Current Topics in Systematics" (BIO 494 / EVO 598), formerly posted here (with 53 posts), are now migrating to the BioKIC blog. This Spring 2016 semester we started off reading paper on biodiversity informatics. This is the paper to read and discuss for next week's session:

Guralnick et al. 2015. Community next steps for making globally unique identifiers... Read More

Posted by nfranz on February 4, 2016 - 12:50pm in Media

This is our new BioKIC social media icon, developed by Jo Ramirez of the SoLS VISLAB, and available for use in any social media context. You can see an example of the icon in use on the BioKIC Twitter account. This blog post serves as resource for downloading the icon.

In addition, we have the "ASU Endorsed Branding Logo" for BioKIC,... Read More