Past Events

  • 2016 Nov 01

    RAS Coffee Club

    Registration Closed 9:15am to 10:15am

    Location: 

    Lamon Library Cafe, back tables

    Once a sponsored award is in place and spending begins, you may encounter questions from your PI about making arrangements to pay or work with another institution, corporate entity or individual.  How can you help make sure that your PI has access to everything s/he needs to accomplish the project, and that his or her rights and products are protected? How do you know when to use an MOU, a DUA, or a vendor or billing agreement? Not sure whether to contact OSP, OGC or OTD? This month's coffee club will focus on assisting departments with (a) identifying agreements, (b) routing those...

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  • 2016 Oct 25

    Session for Postdoctoral Scholars: Finding Funding: How to Navigate Pivot and Foundation Directory Online

    3:00pm to 4:00pm

    Location: 

    Northwest Building, Lab B129, 52 Oxford Street, Cambridge

    This workshop will introduce participants to two online funding opportunity databases – Pivot and Foundation Directory Online. These systems provide information about funding opportunities in all disciplines from many different types of sponsor organizations. Instructors will demonstrate how to use these tools efficiently and effectively in order to discover and track relevant grant programs and funders. The session will take place in a computer lab so that attendees can conduct their own searches as the demonstrations take place.
     
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  • 2016 Oct 21

    RAS Friday Monthly Meeting

    10:00am to 11:30am

    Location: 

    Lamont Library Forum Room

    Please join us for RAS Fridays this week on October, 21st. Below are the topics and speakers. Please find the attached agenda for full details.

    • Welcome/ Introduction of New Attendees - Pat Fitzgerald
    • Post Doc. Salary Increase - Stephen Kargere and Kwok Yu
    • IRB Update on Undergraduate Initiated Research Activities - Shannon Sewards
    • Federal Demonstration Partnership (FDP) Update - Webb Brightwell

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  • 2016 Oct 04

    RAS Coffee Club

    Registration Closed 9:00am to 10:00am

    Location: 

    Northwest Building, Room 353

    OBI Grants Management Reporting – Sharing Customizations & Tips

    Hopefully by now, you’ve had a chance to attend an OBI Grants Management training and have been using the system regularly are ready to share your favorite reports! Come join us on Tuesday, October 4th in the Northwest Building for coffee and share...

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  • 2016 Sep 16

    RAS Friday Monthly Meeting

    10:00am to 11:30am

    Location: 

    Lamont Library Forum Room

    Please join us for RAS Fridays this week on September 16th. Be sure to come a few minutes early to grab some pastries and coffee during the breakfast reception. Below are the topics and speakers. Please find the attached agenda for full details.

    • Welcome and RAS Updates - Patrick Fitzgerald, Associate Dean for Research Administration
    • GMAS 2.0 Release - Simone Alpen, Associate Director (HUIT) and Andrew Malone, Senior Systems Operations Analyst (HUIT)
    • SEAS Update - Pamela Baker-Webber, Senior...
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  • 2016 May 20

    RAS Fridays Monthly Meetings

    Repeats on the third Friday of January, February, March, April, May, September, October, November, December, 9 times .
    10:00am to 11:30am

    Location: 

    Lamont Library Forum Room

    Please join us for RAS Fridays this week on May 20th. This is the last one of the season, be sure to come a few minutes early to grab some pastries and coffee during the breakfast reception. Below are the topics and speakers. Please find the attached agenda for full details.

    • The Federal Landscape in 2016 – Jon Groteboer and Kevin Casey (Public Affairs and Communications, Washington DC Office)
    • Training in Research Administration | Best Practices RAS Fridays Series– Rady Rogers
    • ...
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  • 2016 Apr 15

    RAS Fridays Monthly Meetings

    10:00am to 11:30am

    Location: 

    Lamont Library Forum Room

    Please join us for RAS Fridays this week on May 20th. This is the last one of the season, be sure to come a few minutes early to grab some pastries and coffee during the breakfast reception. Below are the topics and speakers. Please find the attached agenda for full details.

    • The Federal Landscape in 2016 – Jon Groteboer and Kevin Casey (Public Affairs and Communications, Washington DC Office)
    • Training in Research Administration | Best Practices RAS Fridays Series– Rady Rogers
    • ...
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  • 2016 Apr 13

    How to Write a Protocol the IACUC Can Approve

    Registration Closed 10:00am to 11:30am

    Location: 

    NWL Room 169

    This course is designed to walk you through IACUC protocol and amendment preparation, submission and review processes.

    Practical information will include:

    1. Identifying trouble areas
    2. Reviewing common mistakes and omissions
    3. Providing handy tips, references and short cuts
    4. Addressing FAQs.

    The instructors are:...

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  • 2016 Mar 18

    RAS Fridays Monthly Meetings

    10:00am to 11:30am

    Location: 

    Lamont Library Forum Room

    Please join us for RAS Fridays this week on May 20th. This is the last one of the season, be sure to come a few minutes early to grab some pastries and coffee during the breakfast reception. Below are the topics and speakers. Please find the attached agenda for full details.

    • The Federal Landscape in 2016 – Jon Groteboer and Kevin Casey (Public Affairs and Communications, Washington DC Office)
    • Training in Research Administration | Best Practices RAS Fridays Series– Rady Rogers
    • ...
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  • 2016 Mar 15

    Finding Funding: How to Navigate Pivot and Foundation Directory Online

    10:00am to 11:00am

    Location: 

    Northwest Labs B129

    This workshop will introduce administrators to two online funding opportunity databases – Pivot and Foundation Directory Online. These systems provide information about funding opportunities in all disciplines from many different types of sponsor organizations. Instructors will demonstrate how to use these tools efficiently and effectively in order to discover...

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