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USCB 2018 STEM Conference

Date: March 23, Friday 9:30 am – 2:30 pm
Location: HARGRAY LOBBY

USCB 2018 STEM ConferencePlease join us on Friday March 23, 2018, between 9:30 and 2:30 in the Hargray Lobby for a full day of STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering, Math) talks and activities that are intended to promote discussion on enhancing our STEM efforts. All faculty, staff and students are welcome! Click here to download the flyer.

Schedule of Events

9:30–10:00am Reception
10:00am Welcome Remarks - Dr. Eric Skipper
10:05–11:30am Building Capacity for STEM Education Outreach
Dr. David Pugalee, Professor of Mathematics Education, Director of STEM Center at UNC-Charlotte
11:30–12:00pm Q&A with Dr. David Pugalee
12:00–1:00pm Break (Hors' Doeuvres)
1:00–2:00pm State of STEM at USCB
Dr. Joseph Staton, Dean, School of Science and Mathematics, Professor of Biology and Marine Science
2:00–2:30pm An Interdisciplinary Approach to Building Necessary STEM Skills: A Hands-on Activity
Dr. Ronald Erdei, Assistant Professor of Computational Science

[This work was supported primarily by the National Science Foundation EPSCoR Program under NSF Award # OIA-1655740. Any Opinions, findings and conclusions or recommendations expressed in this material are those of the author(s) and do not necessarily reflect those of the National Science Foundation.]