A discussion of student data – CSME Exchange (Nov 9)

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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: UofU Student Data: Availability, Access, and Examples Mike Martineau Scott Mikos UofU Office of Budget & Institutional Analysis (OBIA) Thursday, Nov 9, 2017 INSCC room 345 […]


Science Communication at the U – day of events (Oct 23)

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The Graduate School, Office of Postdoctoral Affairs, Natural History Museum, and Center for Science and Mathematics Education are co-sponsoring a day of science communication events with NPR correspondents Joe Palca and Madeline Sofia:   Monday, October 23, 2017 9-10am – Science communication as a career – Madeline Sofia (for graduate students and postdocs – registration required) […]


LA Program Discussion at CSME Exchange (Oct 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 UofU faculty, instructors and staff. The next CSME Exchange is: Building and Sustaining Learning Assistant Programs Chandra Turpen University of Maryland Thursday, Oct 5, 2017 INSCC room 345 12-1pm Lunch will be provided!   This presentation […]


Leslie Sieburth presents CSME Exchange (Sept 14)

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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: Biology Curriculum Reform: it takes a village Leslie Sieburth (Biology)   Thursday, Sept 14, 2017 INSCC room 345 12-1pm Lunch will be provided!   Join us […]


Pioneers of Science: Ten Thousand Pages that Shook the World

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A Frontiers of Science Lecture September 28, 2017 6pm in ASB 220 Featuring:  Luise Poulton, Managing Curator Rare Books, Special Collections University of Utah Marriott Library Euclid’s Elements of Geometry was first printed in 1482, just as soon as one of the early masters of movable type figured out how to do it. Not only does the […]


The Omo-Turkana Basin, East Africa – a treasury of history

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A Frontiers of Science Lecture April 20, 2017 6pm in ASB 220 Featuring:  Francis H. Brown, Department of Geology & Geophysics, University of Utah Lake Turkana was the last major lake in East Africa to become known to Europeans. The arid basin in which it is located has been studied since ~1900.  Sedimentary deposits there […]


Register now for the AAPT Idaho-Utah meeting

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The Thirty-Sixth Annual Spring Meeting of the Idaho-Utah Section of the AAPT (American Association of Physics Teachers) will be held April 14-15 at the University of Utah. For additional information or to register, visit the conference website.


The Global Energy Challenge: A Moral Imperative for the University

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A Frontiers of Science Lecture March 30, 2017 6pm in ASB 220 Featuring:  Dr. Daniel G. Nocera, Patterson Rockwood Professor of Energy Harvard University Climate change is an existential threat to society as we continue to meet energy demand with carbon-based fuels. Energy demand is set to grow in the coming decades, mostly driven by […]


Why Birds Matter: Conserving the World’s Birds and Their Ecosystem Services

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A Frontiers of Science Lecture February 16, 2017 6pm in ASB 220 Featuring:  Cagan Sekercioglu, Department of Biology Birds play critical roles for ecosystems and human well-being worldwide.  Birds consume pests, pollinate flowers, disperse seeds, scavenge carrion, cycle nutrients, and modify the environment in ways that benefit other species. However, the ecological importance of birds and […]


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 […]