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Community outreach opportunities

Skype a Scientist The goal of the program is for students to have positive experiences with scientists and form a personal connection with someone working in a scientific field.
Journal of Emerging Investigators JEI was established by graduate students to invest in the next generation of researchers by teaching skills in professional academic writing and lowering barriers to publication of middle- and high-student research.
Graduate Student Mentorship Initiative (GSMI) GSMI aims to help underrepresented graduate school applicants by pairing them with STEM professionals in their respective STEM disciplines.
Adventure Scientists Recruits, trains and manages skilled volunteers to assist conservation partners in gathering vital data.
BioBlitz Find and identify as many species as possible in a specific area over a short period of time as part of conservation efforts.