provides a platform for researchers studying plant diversity and has helped undergraduate biology students complete their honors theses examining factors affecting root growth. (Credit: Cowpea Diversity panel by James Burridge at URBC, South Africa, 2013)

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The stories featured on this page help illustrate the impact that SGCI has had on the science gateways community and, more broadly, the impact of our services and resources on science and engineering research and education. These success stories highlight the results of the work that we've completed one-on-one with clients and showcase the outcomes and accomplishments that result from the multiple opportunities we offer for learning and exchange.

2017 SGCI Summer Internship Reports: Jacob Harless

Each year, our Workforce Development team offers summer internships for students interested in developing their gateway development skills. Interns are placed at one of several SGCI partner sites. This post features SGCI summer 2017 intern Jacob Harless, an undergraduate student at the College of William and Mary.

Inspiration for Building On-Campus Teams at Universidad Carlos III de Madrid

SGCI's Sandra Gesing reports on her May 2017 visit to Universidad Carlos III de Madrid, where she gave a seminar on the sustainability of science gateways with an emphasis on the cost-saving potential of forming on-campus groups. In her seminar, she explained how overcoming the challenge of forming such groups can provide long-term rewards that can serve gateway project's needs more effectively, efficiently, and reliably.

SGCI Summer Programs: SEAGrid Workshop

The SEAGrid Workshop took place May 2017 at Jackson State University. Offering Summer Programs is one of the ways that SGCI's Workforce Development team provides educational opportunities for the next generation of gateway developers. The workshop included several guest lectures and an opportunity for participants to move their own research projects onto the SEAGrid gateway, which features both a powerful desktop client and go-anywhere Web application.

Reflections from the Inaugural Science Gateways Bootcamp [now Gateway Focus Week] in April 2017

The inaugural Science Gateways Bootcamp, which took place in Indianapolis, IN. in April 2017, was an intense week of learning about topics ranging from sustainability to market development, understanding target audiences and key stakeholders to cybersecurity, user-centered design to marketing, and more.