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outreach-programming

Science Outreach Programming

Type of Activity

Setting

Organization, School

Title (If Available)

Presented by

Scientific Discipline

Presentation

Public

Science Museum of Western Virginia

Girls Science Camp (Grades 3 - 5)

Christina Byrd

Paleontology

Presentation

Public

Danville After Hours Rotary Club

 

Kal Ivanov

Invertebrate Zoology

Presentation

Public

SOVA Career Choice Youth Expo

Hands On Science

Research & Collections Division Staff

Multiple

Presentation

Public

Science Café

Is Santa Truly Jolly?

Joe Keiper

Invertebrate Zoology

Presentation

Public

Virginia Master Naturalist Soutwest Regional Conference

 

Kal Ivanov

Invertebrate Zoology

Presentation

Public

Virginia Tech

Hokie BugFest

Kal Ivanov and Joe Keiper

Invertebrate Zoology

Presentation

Public

Virginia Chapter of The Wildlife Society

Landscape genetics of raccoons (Procyon lotor) in a naturally fragmented coastal landscape

Nancy Moncrief

Mammalogy

Presentation

Professional Conference

Southeastern Section Meeting of the Geological Society of America

Eigenshape analysis as a tool for family-level identification of nepomorphans from the Solite Lagerstätte (Triassic, Virginia)

Christina Byrd

Paleontology

Presentation

Professional Conference

Southeastern Section Meeting of the Geological Society of America

High abundance and low diversity of tetrapod vertebrates in the Solite Quarry Lagerstätte (Upper Triassic, Virginia-North Carolina)

Alex Hastings

Paleontology

Presentation

Professional Conference

Southeastern Association of Vertebrate Paleontology

Preservation and Ecology of a Triassic Lagerstätte in Virginia-North Carolina

Christina Byrd

Paleontology

Presentation

Professional Conference

Southeastern Association of Vertebrate Paleontology

Sampling the Shark-Filled Virginia Sea at the Middle Miocene Carmel Church Quarry Fossil Site

Alex Hastings

Paleontology

Presentation

Professional Conference

Southeastern Association of Vertebrate Paleontology

The proboscidean fauna of the Carter Bog, Darke County, Ohio

Ray Vodden

Paleontology

Presentation

Professional Conference

Virginia Academy of Science

High Abundance and Low Diversity of Fossil Tetrapod Vertebrates in the South Quarry (Virginia-North Carolina, Upper Triassic, 225 Million Years Ago)

Alex Hastings

Paleontology

Presentation

Professional Conference

Virginia Academy of Science

Known and unknown: the insect fauna of Virginia.

Kal Ivanov

Invertebrate Zoology

Presentation

Professional Conference

Virginia Academy of Science

Landscape genetics of raccoons (Procyon lotor) in a naturally fragmented coastal landscape

Nancy Moncrief

Mammalogy

Presentation

Professional Conference

Virginia Academy of Science

Morphometric divergence and functional similarity in Sciurus vulgaris and Sciurus carolinensis

Nancy Moncrief

Mammalogy

Presentation

Professional Conference

American Society of Mammalogists

Morphometric divergence and functional similarity in Sciurus vulgaris and Sciurus carolinensis

Nancy Moncrief

Mammalogy

Presentation

Professional Conference

American Society of Mammalogists

Landscape genetics of raccoons (Procyon lotor) in an undeveloped coastal island system

Nancy Moncrief

Mammalogy

Presentation

Professional Conference

Society for Historical Archaeology

Digging for the Millennial: Using Archaeology to Teach Research Methods to High School STEM Students at the Virginia Piedmont Governor’s School.

Elizabeth Moore

Archaeology

Presentation

Professional Conference

Ohio Natural History Conference

The Ants of Ohio: A decade after Coovert

Kal Ivanov

Invertebrate Zoology

Presentation

Professional Conference

Middle Atlantic Archeology Conference

Teaching Kits and Vending Machines: New Strategies for Connecting Collections to Your Audience. Presented at the Middle Atlantic Archeology Conference

Elizabeth Moore

Archaeology

Presentation

Professional Conference

Society for American Archaeology

Research and Collections at the Virginia Museum of Natural History

Elizabeth Moore

Archaeology

Presentation

Professional Conference

Annual Meetings of the Archeological Society of Virginia

Glass Trade Beads from the Hurt Power Plant Site: A Reconsideration of Types

Elizabeth Moore

Archaeology

Presentation

Professional Conference

Council for Northeastern Historical Archaeology (CNEHA)

Public Archaeology and the Museum: Engaging High School and College Students into Museum Research, Outreach, and Education Initiatives

Elizabeth Moore

Archaeology

Presentation

Professional Conference

Council for Northeastern Historical Archaeology (CNEHA)

Beyond the Classroom: Engaging Students and Others in Public Archaeology

Elizabeth Moore

Archaeology

Presentation

Professional Conference

Society of Vertebrate Paleontology

Quantitative Analysis of Fossil Crocodylian Teeth to Identify a Potential Juvenile Refuge or Nesting Ground in the Miocene of Panama

Alex Hastings

Paleontology

Presentation

Professional Conference

Society of Vertebrate Paleontology

Rare In Situ Preservation of Adult Crocodylian With Eggs From the Middle Eocene Geiseltal Fossillagerstatte, Germany

Alex Hastings

Paleontology

Presentation

Professional Conference

Society for Historical Archaeology

Digging for the Millennial: Using Archaeology to Teach Research Methods to High School STEM Students at the Virginia Piedmont Governor’s School.

Elizabeth Moore

Archaeology

Presentation

Public

Virginia Chapter of The Wildlife Society

Landscape genetics of raccoons (Procyon lotor) in a naturally fragmented coastal landscape

Nancy Moncrief

Mammalogy

Presentation

Professional Conference

Ohio Natural History Conference

The Ants of Ohio: A decade after Coovert

Kal Ivanov

Invertebrate Zoology

Presentation

Higher Ed

Roanoke College

Seminar Presentation

Alex Hastings

Paleontology

Presentation

Higher Ed

Virginia Tech

Seminar Presentation

Alex Hastings

Paleontology

Presentation

Public

Community High School of Arts & Academics

High School Presentation

Hastings, A.; Vodden, R.; Byrd, C.; Treado, L.

Paleontology

Presentation

Higher Ed

Radford University

Seminar Presentation

Christina Byrd

Paleontology

Presentation

Public

Virginia Native Plant Society

VNPS 2016 Workshop

Kal Ivanov

Invertebrate Zoology

Presentation

Public

Jacox Elementary School

Presentations for elementary school

Alex Hastings

Paleontology

Presentation

Public

Blue Ridge Wildflower Society

BRWS March Meeting

Kal Ivanov

Invertebrate Zoology

Presentation

Professional Conference

Southeastern Section Meeting of the Geological Society of America

Eigenshape analysis as a tool for family-level identification of nepomorphans from the Solite Lagerstätte (Triassic, Virginia)

Christina Byrd

Paleontology

Presentation

Professional Conference

Southeastern Section Meeting of the Geological Society of America

High abundance and low diversity of tetrapod vertebrates in the Solite Quarry Lagerstätte (Upper Triassic, Virginia-North Carolina)

Alex Hastings

Paleontology

Presentation

Professional Conference

Southeastern Association of Vertebrate Paleontology

Preservation and Ecology of a Triassic Lagerstätte in Virginia-North Carolina

Christina Byrd

Paleontology

Presentation

Professional Conference

Southeastern Association of Vertebrate Paleontology

Sampling the Shark-Filled Virginia Sea at the Middle Miocene Carmel Church Quarry Fossil Site

Alex Hastings

Paleontology

Presentation

Professional Conference

Southeastern Association of Vertebrate Paleontology

The proboscidean fauna of the Carter Bog, Darke County, Ohio

Ray Vodden

Paleontology

Presentation

Professional Conference

Virginia Academy of Science

High Abundance and low diversity of fossil tetrapod vertebrates in the Solite Quarry (Virginia-North Carolina, Upper Triassic, 225 Million Years Ago)

Alex Hastings

Paleontology

Presentation

Professional Conference

Virginia Academy of Science

Known and unknown: the insect fauna of Virginia.

Kal Ivanov

Invertebrate Zoology

Presentation

Professional Conference

Virginia Academy of Science

Landscape genetics of raccoons (Procyon lotor) in a naturally fragmented coastal landscape

Nancy Moncrief

Mammalogy

Presentation

Professional Conference

Virginia Academy of Science

Morphometric divergence and functional similarity in Sciurus vulgaris and Sciurus carolinensis

Nancy Moncrief

Mammalogy

Presentation

Professional Conference

American Society of Mammalogists

Morphometric divergence and functional similarity in Sciurus vulgaris and Sciurus carolinensis

Nancy Moncrief

Mammalogy

Presentation

Professional Conference

American Society of Mammalogists

Landscape genetics of raccoons (Procyon lotor) in an undeveloped coastal island system

Nancy Moncrief

Mammalogy

Presentation

Professional Conference

Middle Atlantic Archeology Conference

Teaching Kits and Vending Machines: New Strategies for Connecting Collections to Your Audience. Presented at the Middle Atlantic Archeology Conference

Elizabeth Moore

Archaeology

Presentation

Professional Conference

Society for American Archaeology

Research and Collections at the Virginia Museum of Natural History.

Elizabeth Moore

Archaeology

Presentation

Public

ICSM

Medical education fair So You Want To Be A Doctor

Kal Ivanov

Invertebrate Zoology

Presentation

Public

Grundy High School

Climate Change

Nancy Moncrief

Mammalogy

Presentation

Public

ASV Roanoke chapter

ASV Chapter Meeting

Elizabeth Moore

Archaeology

Presentation

Public

ASV

ASV Fieldschool presentation on faunal analysis

Elizabeth Moore

Archaeology

Presentation

Public

Thomas Jefferson High School

 

Jim Beard

Geology

Presentation

Professional Conference

Botany Conference

Biology Integrated with Geology: Multidisciplinary Activities using Carboniferous plants

Christina Byrd

Paleontology

Presentation

Professional Conference

International Congress of Entomology - Entomological Society of America

Preliminary list of the ants (Hymenoptera: Formicidae) of Virginia

Kal Ivanov

Invertebrate Zoology

Presentation

Public

Virginia Master Naturalist

Known and unknown: the ant fauna of Virginia

Kal Ivanov

Invertebrate Zoology

Presentation

Public

Camp Selah

Nature Hike/Walking Tour

Jim Beard

Geology

Presentation

Public

ASV - Nansemond chapter

 

Elizabeth Moore

Archaeology

Presentation

Professional Conference

Society of Vertebrate Paleontology

Cladistic and biogeographic analyses of a nearly complete skeleton of Hyposaurus rogersii (Crocodyliformes, Dyrosauridae) indicate multiple crocodyliform dispersals across the early Atlantic ocean

Alex Hastings

Paleontology

Presentation

Public

Henry County Public Schools

PHCC STEM Day

Moncrief and Moore

Mammalogy/Archaeology

Presentation

Public

Lymchburg College

Lynchburg College School of Sciences Presentation

Kal Ivanov

Invertebrate Zoology

Presentation

Public

Martinsville Middle School

MMS AVID Career Fair

Elizabeth Moore

Archaeology

Presentation

Public

Virginia Tech

VT Department of Entomology Presentation

Kal Ivanov

Invertebrate Zoology

Presentation

Public

Piedmont Virginia Community College

Seminar at PVCC

Alex Hastings

Paleontology

Presentation

Public

Piedmont Virginia Community College

Lecture as part of a Physical Geology course at PVCC

Alex Hastings

Paleontology

Presentation

Public

Virginia Association of Independent Schools

Geology and Education Presentation

Jim Beard

Geology

Dr. Alex Hastings
Dr. Alex Hastings, Assistant Curator of Paleontology, prepares for a lecture on Titanoboa.

Dr. Kal Ivanov
Dr. Kal Ivanov, Assistant Curator of Invertebrate Zoology, participates in Hokie Bugfest.

Dr. Elizabeth Moore

Dr. Elizabeth Moore, Curator of Archaeology, works with students at Patrick Henry Community College's STEM Day.

Dr. Nancy Moncrief 

Dr. Nancy Moncrief, Curator of Mammalogy, discusses animal tracks with participants at the Virginia Master Naturalists state conference.

Dr. Jim Beard

Dr. Jim Beard, Curator of Earth Sciences, teaches students about fossils at the SOVA Career Choice Youth Expo.

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