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Undergraduates as Classroom Teachers
Advice and guidance on how to initiate programs involving undergraduates as classroom teachers.
Led by Drs. Mike Adams and Ann Privett (Associate professors of Chemistry)
Thursday, October 30, 2003 / 12:15 - 1:00 PM

Faculty Presentation
Dr. V. J. Durapau, Jr. of the Math Department applies survival analysis methodology to examine risk factors contributing to student failure to successfully complete a first semester undergraduate course in Calculus.
Led by Dr. V. J. Durapau, Jr., Math Department
Thursday, March 11, 2004 / 10:50 AM - 12:05 PM

Using Learning Communities in STEM Disciplines
Dr. Orlando Taylor, the Vice Provost for Research and Dean of the Graduate School at Howard University will be leading this workshop.
Led by Dr. Orlando Taylor, Vice Provost for Research, Dean of Graduate School, Howard University
Tuesday, October 23, 2007 / 9:00 - 10:30 AM

Get STEM Students to Focus on Learning Instead of Grades: Metacognition is the Key!
The key to improving student learning in STEM!
Led by Dr. Saundra McGuire, LSU Associate Vice Chancellor for Retention, Learning & Teaching
Wednesday, September 14, 2011 / 12:00 - 1:15 PM

How Students Learn: STEM
Come out to discuss how your students learn STEM...
Led by Dr. Vaneshette Henderson
Wednesday, November 9, 2011 / 12:00 - 1:00 PM

STEM Evaluation Strategies
Learn innovative assessment strategies to ensure and enhance STEM understanding and course effectiveness.
Led by Dr. Vaneshette Henderson (CAT) and Mr. Jacques Detiege (Academic Affairs)
Wednesday, February 15, 2012 / 12:00 - 1:00 PM

STEM Students' Prior Knowledge in Teaching
This interactive talk will get you thinking in new ways about what students already
Led by Dr. Cassandra Volpe Horii, Institute of Technology (Caltech)
Wednesday, March 13, 2013 / 12:00 - 1:00 PM

Students' Prior Knowledge in Teaching
This interactive talk will get you thinking in new ways about what students already
Led by Dr. Cassandra Volpe Horii, Institute of Technology (Caltech)
Wednesday, March 13, 2013 / 3:30 - 4:30 PM

2013 STEM Summer Seminar
2013 STEM Summer Seminar
Tuesday, June 25, 2013 / 2:00 - 5:00 PM

How to Mentor Undergraduate Research Students
panel discussion
Led by Drs. Tiera Coston (CAT); Andrea Edwards (Computer Science), Thomas Huckaba (Biology), and Kathleen Morgan (Chemistry)
Tuesday, July 16, 2013 / 1:00 - 3:00 PM

Disability & Accessibility in STEM
Interacting with and teaching STEM students with disabilities
Wednesday, September 18, 2013 / 12:00 - 12:50 PM

Engaging Students with Mobile Apps in STEM
Bring your mobile devices!
Led by Dr. Tiera Coston, CAT
Monday, December 2, 2013 / 12:00 - 12:50 PM

STEM to STEAM
Come and learn nine simple tips to support your own creativity and enhance your scientific mind.
Led by Mr. Bart Everson (CAT); Dr. Tiera S. Coston (CAT)
Monday, April 14, 2014 / 3:30 - 4:30 PM

Failure is An Option
Help your students learn the value in and power of their mistakes.
Led by Dr. Tiera S. Coston
Wednesday, September 10, 2014 / Noon - 12:50 PM

Strategies for Keeping Your Students' Attention in Large STEM Classes
STEM
Monday, October 27, 2014 / 12:00 - 1:00 PM

Interdisciplinary and Inquiry-based Teaching of Calculus
The STEP project at USF is aimed at increasing STEM graduates through intervention programs in the Engineering and Life Science Calculus sequences
Led by Dr. Kandethody Ramachandran
Friday, March 27, 2015 / 11:00 - 11:50 AM

Improving Research Mentoring Relationships 0409
Improve student outcomes and research productivity through improved mentoring relationships
Led by Dr. Janet Branchaw, University of Wisconsin - Madison
Thursday, April 9, 2015 / 2:00 - 4:00 PM

Improving Research Mentoring Relationships 0410
Improve student outcomes and research productivity through improved mentoring relationships
Led by Dr. Janet Branchaw, University of Wisconsin - Madison
Friday, April 10, 2015 / Noon - 2:00 PM

2015 I-CUBED/RISE/BUILD Summer Workshops
I-CUBED/RISE
Led by Dr. Tiera S. Coston
Monday, June 29, 2015 / 2:00 - 5:00 PM

Preparing Mentors and Advisors at Xavier (P-MAX)
Developing effective mentor-mentee relationships
Led by Various facilitators
Saturday, July 11, 2015 / 8:00 AM - 4:00 PM

Physics Training Workshop
Pedagogical and academic tools for introductory physics professors
Led by Dr. Tiera S. Coston (CAT+FD)
Thursday, August 20, 2015 / 2:00 - 4:00 PM

Science Education Research Group (SERG)
Informal, multidisciplinary open forums for discussion of pedagogical issues.
Led by Dr. Tiera S. Coston (CAT+FD)
Thursday, September 10, 2015 / 3:00 - 4:00 PM

Science Education Research Group (SERG)
Informal, multidisciplinary open forums for discussion of pedagogical issues.
Led by Dr. Tiera S. Coston (CAT+FD)
Monday, September 21, 2015 / 3:00 - 4:00 PM

Science Education Research Group (SERG)
Dr. Elliott Hammer will be discussing what psychology has to say about the subtle and insidious ways that our perceptions can influence the relationships between mentors and mentees. Please note the change of location for this meeting only.
Led by Dr. Tiera S. Coston (CAT+FD); Dr. Elliott Hammer (Psychology)
Thursday, October 8, 2015 / 3:00 - 4:00 PM

Science Education Research Group (SERG)
Informal, multidisciplinary open forums for discussion of pedagogical issues.
Led by Dr. Tiera S. Coston (CAT+FD)
Monday, October 19, 2015 / 3:00 - 4:00 PM

Science Education Research Group (SERG)
Informal, multidisciplinary open forums for discussion of pedagogical issues. This week, Dr. Karen Nichols, Distance Education Coordinator, will discuss Xavier Online.
Led by Dr. Tiera S. Coston (CAT+FD); Dr. Karen Nicols (CAT+FD)
Thursday, November 5, 2015 / 3:00 - 4:00 PM

Science Education Research Group (SERG)
Informal, multidisciplinary open forums for discussion of pedagogical issues.
Led by Dr. Tiera S. Coston (CAT+FD)
Thursday, November 19, 2015 / 3:00 - 4:00 PM

BUILD Faculty Seminar
Learn about LSU's efforts to attract and support minority students for STEM graduate programs.
Led by Dr. Isiah Warner (LSU); Dr. Gloria Thomas (LSU)
Friday, November 20, 2015 / 10:00 - 11:00 AM

BUILD Faculty Seminar
Learn about LSU's efforts to attract and support minority students for STEM graduate programs.
Led by Dr. Isiah Warner (LSU); Dr. Gloria Thomas (LSU)
Friday, November 20, 2015 / 2:00 - 3:00 PM

Science Education Research Group (SERG)
Informal, multidisciplinary open forums for discussion of pedagogical issues.
Led by Faculty Participants
Tuesday, January 26, 2016 / 3:00 - 4:00 PM

Science Education Research Group (SERG)
Informal, multidisciplinary open forums for discussion of pedagogical issues.
Led by Faculty Participants
Monday, February 15, 2016 / 3:00 - 4:00 PM

Science Education Research Group (SERG)
Informal, multidisciplinary open forums for discussion of pedagogical issues.
Led by Faculty Participants
Thursday, March 3, 2016 / 3:00 - 4:00 PM

Science Education Research Group (SERG)
Informal, multidisciplinary open forums for discussion of pedagogical issues.
Led by Faculty Participants
Thursday, March 10, 2016 / 3:00 - 4:00 PM

Science Education Research Group (SERG)
Informal, multidisciplinary open forums for discussion of pedagogical issues.
Led by Faculty Participants
Monday, March 14, 2016 / 3:00 - 4:00 PM

Science Education Research Group (SERG)
Informal, multidisciplinary open forums for discussion of pedagogical issues.
Led by Faculty Participants
Thursday, March 31, 2016 / 3:00 - 4:00 PM

Science Education Research Group (SERG)
Informal, multidisciplinary open forums for discussion of pedagogical issues.
Led by Faculty Participants
Monday, April 11, 2016 / 3:00 - 4:00 PM

2016 RISE/BUILD Summer Workshops
RISE/BUILD
Led by Dr. Tiera S. Coston
Tuesday, June 21, 2016 / 1:00 - 4:00 PM

Preparing Mentors and Advisors at Xavier (P-MAX)
Developing effective mentor-mentee relationships
Led by Various facilitators
Saturday, August 20, 2016 / 8:00 AM - 4:00 PM

Science Education Research Group (SERG)
Informal, multidisciplinary open forums for discussion of pedagogical issues.
Led by Faculty Participants
Tuesday, September 6, 2016 / 3:00 - 4:00 PM

Science Education Research Group (SERG)
Informal, multidisciplinary open forums for discussion of pedagogical issues.
Led by Dr. Robert A. Duke (The University of Texas at Austin)
Friday, September 23, 2016 / 3:00 - 4:00 PM

Science Education Research Group (SERG)
Informal, multidisciplinary open forums for discussion of pedagogical issues.
Led by Faculty participants
Monday, October 3, 2016 / 3:00 - 4:00 PM

Science Education Research Group (SERG)
Informal, multidisciplinary open forums for discussion of pedagogical issues.
Led by Faculty participants
Tuesday, October 18, 2016 / 3:00 - 4:00 PM

Science Education Research Group (SERG)
Informal, multidisciplinary open forums for discussion of pedagogical issues.
Led by Faculty participants
Tuesday, November 1, 2016 / 3:00 - 4:00 PM

NIH Addresses the Science of Diversity: Where Are We Now?
The progress of diversity in science
Led by Dr. Hannah Valantine, Chief Officer for Scientific Workforce Diversity, National Institutes of Health
Monday, November 14, 2016 / 2:30 - 3:30 PM

Science Education Research Group (SERG)
Informal, multidisciplinary open forums for discussion of pedagogical issues.
Led by Faculty participants
Monday, November 21, 2016 / 3:00 - 4:00 PM

Science Education Research Group (SERG)
Informal, multidisciplinary open forums for discussion of pedagogical issues.
Led by Faculty participants
Tuesday, January 24, 2017 / 3:00 - 4:00 PM

NSEC Visit Luncheon I
NSEC and Faculty talk over lunch.
Led by Network of STEM Education Centers (University of Massachusetts Amherst)
Wednesday, January 25, 2017 / 1:00 - 2:00 PM

NSEC Visit Luncheon II
NSEC and Faculty talk over lunch.
Led by Network of STEM Education Centers (University of Massachusetts Amherst)
Wednesday, January 25, 2017 / 2:00 - 3:00 PM

Science Education Research Group (SERG)
Informal, multidisciplinary open forums for discussion of pedagogical issues.
Led by Faculty participants
Tuesday, February 7, 2017 / 3:00 - 4:00 PM

Science Education Research Group (SERG)
Informal, multidisciplinary open forums for discussion of pedagogical issues.
Led by Faculty participants
Tuesday, February 21, 2017 / 3:00 - 4:00 PM

Science Education Research Group (SERG)
Informal, multidisciplinary open forums for discussion of pedagogical issues.
Led by Dr. Carroll Diaz (Mathematics); Dr. Harris McFerrin (Biology); Dr. Calvin Porter (Biology)
Monday, March 6, 2017 / 3:00 - 4:00 PM

Active Learning in the Classroom and Laboratory
Evidence for the value of active learning strategies that engage students
Led by Dr. Thomas Wenzel (Bates College)
Thursday, March 9, 2017 / 4:00 - 5:00 PM

Science Education Research Group (SERG)
Informal, multidisciplinary open forums for discussion of pedagogical issues.
Led by Faculty participants
Tuesday, March 21, 2017 / 3:00 - 4:00 PM

Science Education Research Group (SERG)
Informal, multidisciplinary open forums for discussion of pedagogical issues.
Led by Faculty participants
Monday, April 24, 2017 / 3:00 - 4:00 PM

2017 RISE/BUILD Summer Workshops
RISE/BUILD
Led by Dr. Tiera S. Coston
Tuesday, July 11, 2017 / 1:00 - 4:00 PM



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