Emina Alibegovic leads CSME Exchange on May 12

The Center for Science and Mathematics Education (CSME) is pleased to present the CSME Exchange, an interactive brown bag discussion for faculty, students, and staff. The next CSME Exchange is: Changing the Culture in Math 1010   Emina Alibegovic (Math) Thursday, May 12, 2016 INSCC room 345 12-1pm Lunch will be provided!   In this conversation I will […]

Congratulations to Maggie Cummings

  Maggie Cummings, a CSME collaborator and an associate instructor in the math department, was recently awarded the Excellence in Education award by LDS Institute students. She was nominated for her ability to teach math concepts while giving individualized help. For more information, view the KSL article.   Congratulations, Maggie!               […]

Chemistry Seminar: A Hybrid General Chemistry Platform Used to Reach Single Digit Non-Passing Rates (Apr 15)

  In addition to his 4/15 Hugo Rossi presentation at 12pm in INSCC auditorium, David Laude will also give a special chemistry seminar:   Friday, April 15, 4-5pm in TBBC 4630 “A Hybrid General Chemistry Platform Used to Reach Single Digit Non-Passing Rates at UT Austin”   Consistent with the national emphasis on improving graduation rates, the University of […]

American Physical Society in Salt Lake City April 16-19

  The April meeting of the American Physical Society (APS) is being hosted in Salt Lake City and will include a session on physics education on April 16: “SCALE-UP, Student Centered Active Learning Environment with Upside-down Pedagogies” – Robert Beichner “Online Interactive Video Vignettes” – Priscilla Laws “Introductory labs: what they don’t, should and can […]