8th Annual Symposium On STEM Education


September 23, 2016 – The Center for STEM Learning at the University of Colorado Boulder will be hosting the 8th Annual Symposium on STEM Education on September 28, 2016. The event is a celebration of CU Boulder’s internationally recognized STEM (science, technology, engineering, and math) education initiatives.

This year’s event will highlight some of the groundbreaking STEM education projects on campus, introduce a new generation of STEM education scholars, and bring together key CU-Boulder stakeholders.

Come and learn about and shape how we are redefining learning and discovery in a global context, and setting new standards in education, research, scholarship, and creative work to transform STEM education.

  • 3:00 p.m. – 5:00 p.m.
  • CU STEM Education Showcase: Poster Presentations

    CU Boulder faculty, instructors, and students, as well as community members and K-12 teachers will present posters on their research and course transformation efforts.

  • 5:00 p.m. – 7:00 p.m.
  • Reception, Presentation of Chancellor’s Faculty & Student Awards and Keynote Address by Elaine Seymour

    Elaine Seymour, with a presentation of her best-known work, co-authored by Nancy M. Hewitt – Talking about Leaving: Why Undergraduates Leave the Sciences; as well as a follow-up on her current project: Talking About Leaving, Revisited.

    This event is free to attend, but you must register online by Monday, September 26.