Thing Globally Learn Locally (TGLL) is an NSF-funded program at the University of Utah that partners graduate students and faculty from the Departments of Biology, Geology & Geophysics, Atmospheric Sciences and the Natural History Museum of Utah, together with teachers and students from the Salt Lake City School District. TGLL Fellows will serve as scientific […]
We are pleased to announce that our own Dr. Holly Godsey has been selected as the winner for the 2013 Utah Science Teacher Association’s Higher Education Award. This award goes to an individual in higher education who has taken K-12 science education in the state of Utah to new heights, and has demonstrated a track […]
Thank you to everyone who participated in the 2012 CSME Food Drive Challenge. Together we raised $1,432 and 1,155 pounds of food for the Utah Food Bank! Congratulations to the Chemistry Department for being the top contributing department. Nice work!
In 2012, CNN’s “The Next List” featured our own Nalini Nadkarni sharing her wisdom and convictions about science and math education from the tree tops.
To learn more about the Math for America Utah 2013 Cohort, visit their webpage at mfa.utah.edu. If you are interesting in applying for the 2013 cohort, click here.
Calling all digital divas, web chix & coder girls! The NCWIT Award for Aspirations in Computing honors young women at the high-school level for their computing-related achievements and interests. The Award offers both national and local “affiliate” competitions to generate support and visibility for women’s participation in communities nationwide. More info online at ncwit.org
The CSME’s Sports ‘n Science program has launched a new website to help bridge the gap between fans of sports and fans of science. Visit the site to learn about the science behind various sports. You can also read an article published on the U News Center site about sports n’ science here.