Think Globally, Learn Locally (TGLL) recruits for new cohort

Think Globally, Learn Locally (TGLL) is an NSF-funded program at the University of Utah that partners science graduate students with teachers and students from the Salt Lake City School District.  Fellows spend 10-15 hours a week with K-12 teachers and students to develop hands-on activities that teach the basic principles of scientific investigation.  TGLL Fellows […]

Edie Kochenour Memorial Lecture and Symposium

Friday, February 28, 2014, OSH Auditorium Edie Kochenour Memorial Lecture: 12:00-1:15pm Do Babies Matter?: Gender and Family and the Ivory Tower Life Happens: Career Decisions and Crossroads Symposium: 1:30-2:30pm Six Workshops will address Different Phases in the Working Life Cycle Drs. Mary Ann Mason and Nicholas Wolfinger University of California, Berkeley law professor and former […]

RESCHEDULED: CSME Lecture: Eric Mazur- “Confessions of a converted lecturer”

What: CSME Lecture: Eric Mazur- “Confessions of a converted lecturer” When: TBA Where: University of Utah, JFB 101   Abstract: I thought I was a good teacher until I discovered my students were just memorizing information rather than learning to understand the material. Who was to blame? The students? The material? I will explain how I came to […]