Cynthia Passmore – Hugo Rossi Lecture (Feb 2)

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<<Hugo Rossi Lecture Series Learning about versus figuring out: Engaging students in the practice of modeling in the science classroom Cynthia Passmore – University of California, Davis February 2, 2017 Co-hosted by CSME and the College of Education Abstract: Abstract: In America’s diverse classrooms, teachers of science are being asked to attend to and foster student […]


Lauren Barth-Cohen leads CSME Exchange (Jan 12)

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The Center for Science and Mathematics Education (CSME) is pleased to present the CSME Exchange, an interactive brown bag discussion for UofU faculty, instructors and staff. The next CSME Exchange is: Possible models for a STEM education research graduate program Lauren Barth-Cohen, University of Utah (College of Education) Thursday, Jan 12, 2017 INSCC room 345  12-1pm Lunch will […]


MSSST project presentations (Dec 5-8)

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  Students in the Master of Science for Secondary School Teachers (MSSST) program presented their Master’s projects December 5-8, 2016.                 Presentation Schedule   Monday, December 5: 4:00pm: “Development of Methods for Cleaning Adsorbed Bisphenol-A From Titanium Dioxide Nanotube-Based Arrays Used for Electrocatalytic Degradation”  – Carol Overson 4:40pm: “Comparisons […]


Jennifer Heemstra leads CSME Exchange (Dec 8)

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The Center for Science and Mathematics Education (CSME) is pleased to present the CSME Exchange, an interactive brown bag discussion for UofU faculty, instructors and staff. The next CSME Exchange is: Can we promote student success by embracing short-term failure?   Jennifer Heemstra, University of Utah (Chemistry) Thursday, Dec 8, 2016 INSCC room 345  12-1pm Lunch will […]


College of Science Internship Symposium (Dec 2)

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Join us as we celebrate the accomplishments of the Fall 2016 College of Science Internship Program. Each participating student will give a brief presentation describing the outcomes of his/her internship experience. Friday, December 2, 2016 in INSCC auditorium (rm 110) 3pm Program 4pm Reception This event is open to the general public and all members of the campus community. […]


David Goldenberg leads CSME Exchange (Nov 10)

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The Center for Science and Mathematics Education (CSME) is pleased to present the CSME Exchange, an interactive brown bag discussion for UofU faculty, instructors and staff. The next CSME Exchange is: An Integrated Science Core Curriculum? Possibilities and Challenges     David Goldenberg, University of Utah (Biology) Thursday, November 10, 2016 INSCC room 110  12-1pm Lunch will be […]


Faculty as Designers of Student Success: A Symposium on Teaching & Learning (Sept 29-30)

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Registration Deadline: September 26th September 29: 11:30 A.M. – 4:45 P.M. September 30: 8:00 A.M. – 2:00 P.M. Come be a part of the transformation in teaching and learning here at the U! This symposium will bring together our most innovative and dedicated teaching faculty to explore new possibilities and take undergraduate education and the […]


Charles Atwood leads CSME Exchange on Oct 20

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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: Improving the Bottom Quartile’s Performance: The Key to Higher Success Rates   Charles Atwood, University of Utah (Chemistry) Thursday, October 20, 2016 INSCC room 345 12-1pm Lunch […]


CSME Exchange discusses course transformation RFP (Sept 15)

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  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: Department-Driven Course and Curriculum Improvement: A Request for Proposals This discussion will explore the new funding opportunity offered by the College of Science to update instructional […]


Africa meets Africa art & math events (Aug 15 – Oct 12)

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Africa Meets Africa (AmA) is a curriculum developed by Jackie Scheiber and Helene Smuts in South Africa to help students from rural, tribal areas connect to rigorous mathematics by exploring traditional art making methods as embodied, visible examples of mathematics concepts. The University of Utah’s International & Area Studies program is bringing the Africa Meets Africa […]