Strategies for Engaging in Broader Impact Programs
Date: 11/04/11 9:00 am ET - 11/04/11 5:00 pm ET
Location: Waquoit Bay National Estuarine Research Reserve (Waquoit, MA)

COSEE-OS and the New England Ocean Science Education Collaborative (NEOSEC) will host this free workshop showcasing a spectrum of broader impact programs for scientists to partner with formal and informal education programs. The workshop will also highlight best practices in partnering with these institutions based upon survey data and research. During the afternoon session, participants will engage in a professional development opportunity that focuses on collaboration and partnership strategies.

Dormitory-style lodging is available upon request at the reserve for a fee of $20. Lodgers must bring their own sheets, pillow, and towels. For dormitory reservations (required) please contact Sheri Proft at 508-457-0495 x100 or send an email to

To register, please contact Kim Frashure (details below).

Click here for the workshop agenda (PDF, 82 KB)

NEOSEC is a diverse networked collaboration of more than forty institutions from across New England, including aquariums, museums, universities, government entities and science and research centers. NEOSEC’s mission and collective purpose are to leverage New England’s extraordinary assets, to engage the public in understanding the vital connections between people and the ocean.

Contact Name: Kim Frashure
Contact Phone: (978) 290-1857
Contact Email:

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