July, 2004 The center will host a two-week, in-residence course (3 hrs graduate credit) for in-service high school teachers. Course title: Gene Discovery. NSF will fund the course.
July, 2004 The center will host a two-week, in-residence training workshop in genomics and proteomics (3 hrs graduate credit). The program is aimed at faculty from smaller teaching colleges and high school science teachers. NSF will fund the course.
August, 2004 The center will host at Clemson University a one-week workshop for two- and four-year college faculty on plant genetics and genomics. The theme is classroom activities in plant genetics for college students. The workshop is presented by the Dolan DNA Learning Center. NSF will fund the workshop.
Fall, 2004 Center staff will go out to the school districts and publicize programs for middle and high school students.