Scientists as Writers: Using a Content Management System to Promote Collaborative Writing in the Sciences and Beyond

Tuesday, March 21 | 12:15PM–1:05PM | Junior Ballroom, Level 3
Session Type: Professional Development
A team of faculty, technologists, librarians, and writing specialists at Vassar explored the use of the Plone content management system as a tool for collaborative writing in a senior-level science course. We present an assessment of our experience and plans to extend the use of this technology beyond the sciences.


  • Eric Eberhardt

    Director, Biochemistry Program and Associate Professor of Chemistry, Vassar College
  • Cristian Opazo

    Director of Educational Technology, New York University

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