Tutor positions available with REFUGES afterschool program

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The REFUGES afterschool program is hiring tutors for 2018-2019! Apply online by 8/20/18 to be considered: https://employment.utah.edu/salt-lake-city-ut/tutor/E2D1BB6BC6584E29B115BC4BDC9451BB/job/ Tutors will provide individual and small group tutoring to students and assist students in improving academic achievement. Other assistance may include: reviewing class material, discussing the text, preparing for tests, formulating ideas for papers, and working on solutions to […]


CSME is hiring an Internship Coordinator

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The Internship Coordinator will coordinate student internships for the College of Science and expand participation among students and employers. Responsibilities include coordinating the daily program operations of the College of Science Internship Program and identifying and implementing program improvements to better serve students from all COS departments. The College of Science Internship Coordinator will be […]


Building a Faculty Cluster in Math & Science Education

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Students succeed at International Science & Engineering Fair

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The University of Utah Science and Engineering Fair had four projects that won awards and/or honorable mentions at the 2018 International Science and Engineering Fair held in Pittsburgh in May. Congratulations, students!   Read below for details on the awards:   Divyam Goel from West High won 3rd place and a cash prize in his […]


Apply by May 18 to be an HHMI Faculty Fellow

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Science & Engineering Fair finalists head to international competition

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Jessica Dwyer receives award from Utah Science Teachers Association

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Each year, the Utah Science Teachers Association (UtSTA) gives numerous awards to outstanding educators in Utah.  The award recipients are chosen from nominations sent by fellow teachers, administrators, and district personnel.   We are pleased to announce that Jessica Dwyer, Academic Program Manager at the CSME, received the 2018 UtSTA Higher Education Award.   Jess […]


Charles (Butch) Atwood leads CSME Exchange (Apr 5)

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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: One Last Visit to the Effects of Homework Mediated Metacognition   Charles (Butch) Atwood – Chemistry Thursday, April 5, 2018 CSC Tutoring Center (210) 12:30-1:30pm Join us […]


Active Learning Workshop (Apr 12)

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<<Hugo Rossi Lecture Series Engaging Students and Making Classrooms Inclusive A workshop presented by Kimberly D. Tanner (San Francisco State University) Thursday, April 12, 2018 from 10:30am-12:00pm in CSC 104     How students personally experience learning environments strongly influences engagement, motivation, sense of belonging, and conceptual learning. In this interactive workshop, participants will experience multiple examples of how […]


Kimberly Tanner – Hugo Rossi Lecture (Apr 12)

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<<Hugo Rossi Lecture Series Collectively Improving Our Teaching: Department-wide Efforts in Scientific Teaching that Produced Classroom Transformations, Unanticipated Discoveries, and Scholarly Publications Kimberly D. Tanner, San Francisco State University Thursday, April 12, 2018 in ASB 210 3:30pm reception 4-5pm lecture This presentation is co-hosted by CSME and the Department of Biology.    Abstract: Many efforts to improve science teaching in higher education focus on a […]