Pilot Partner Profile: HABRI Central

Mission Statement HABRI Central is an online platform that strives to promote understanding of the human-animal bond by providing access to human-animal bond scholarship, contextualizing that information and its implications, and engaging those who are in positions to make use of that knowledge. Publication HABRI Central HABRI Central connects a diverse group of researchers, practitioners […]

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Pilot Partner Profile – College of Agriculture and Life Sciences at UW-Madison

Mission Statement While several programs on campus offer support to students, faculty and staff from diverse backgrounds, the STEM Diversity Network is a place designed to help all interested in science, technology, engineering, and math (STEM) careers specifically. This network exists to aid the academic and social advancement of students (undergrad, grad, postdocs) in STEM […]

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Pilot Partner Profile: Marine Biological Laboratory (MBL)

The Marine Biological Laboratory (MBL) is dedicated to scientific discovery – exploring fundamental biology, understanding marine biodiversity and the environment, and informing the human condition through research and education. Founded in Woods Hole, Massachusetts in 1888, the MBL is a private, nonprofit institution and an affiliate of the University of Chicago. Publication The Well: MBL […]

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Pilot Partner Profile: The Deep-Sea Biology Society (DSBS)

Mission Statement The Deep-Sea Biology Society aims to promote deep-sea biological sciences and conservation by ensuring open forums for scientists, engaging the public and policy makers, and ensuring demographic diversity among scientists. Publication Deep-Sea Biology (http://dsbsoc.org) Using its PressForward funding and support, the Deep-Sea Biology society will re-launch its website this fall. The new version […]

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Announcement: The Council for the Advancement of Science Writing Launches Showcase

We are pleased to announce the launch of our first pilot partner publication this month, CASW’s Showcase, which will showcase prize-winning examples of science writing to the public, and will encourage a high level of scholarly communication within the field. CASW released the following statement about the launch: The Council for the Advancement of Science […]

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Pilot Partner Profile: Lewis & Clark College Environmental Studies Program

Mission Statement Environmental studies situates environmental problems and solutions in a scholarly context, working alongside other academic disciplines to build a more livable world. Publication Environment Across Boundaries (ENVX) Lewis & Clark College’s Environmental Studies Program is using their PressForward grant and support network to create Environment Across Boundaries (ENVX) to encourage student engagement with […]

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New Blog Series: Profiling PressForward’s Pilot Partners

PressForward is proud to support the development of new scholarly publications as part of our pilot partner program. In the coming weeks, we will feature profiles of our second wave of partner institutions as they prepare for the launch of their PressForward publications later this year. We hope you will follow along as we explore these […]

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DHFeedFest 2014!

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Join the Digital Humanities Now FeedFest, and help us keep our RSS feeds up to date! Using the Pressforward plugin, DHNow pulls content from a collection of RSS feeds and allows Editors-at-Large to preview, sort, and nominate content for the editorial staff to review. In order to keep DHNow as current and as involved in […]

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