Schedule at a Glance

Thursday, November 6, 2014

10:00 a.m.–7:00 p.m.
Conference Registration, Membership Information

2:00–5:00 p.m. 
Pre-Conference Workshops 
separate registration and fee required

7:00 – 8:00 p.m. 
Keynote: Creating a Powerful Eco-system of STEM Success
Jamie Maatkare Bracey, Director of STEM Education, Outreach and Research, College of Engineering, Temple University

8:00 – 9:00 p.m.
Reception

Friday, November 7, 2014

8:00 – 8:30 a.m. 
Continental Breakfast

8:30 – 9:30 a.m. 
Plenary: Assessing STEM Education: Advancing Student and Faculty Success
Anthony L. DePass, Professor of Biology and Director of MBRS (NIH), ADVANCE (NSF) and Understanding Interventions (NIH) Programs, Long Island University Brooklyn Campus

10:00 – 11:30 a.m.
Concurrent Sessions

11:30 – 1:30 p.m. 
Lunch on your own

1:30 – 4:30 p.m. 
Concurrent Sessions

4:30 –6:30 p.m. 
Poster Sessions and Reception

Saturday, November 8, 2014

7:45 – 8:15 a.m. 
Continental Breakfast

8:15– 9:15 a.m. 
Plenary: Celebrating 25 Years of PKAL: Re-Focusing the Kaleidoscope 
Elizabeth McCormack, Associate Provost, Professor and Chair of Physics, Bryn Mawr College and PKAL Board Member and Kelly Mack, Vice President for Undergraduate STEM Education, AAC&U and Executive Director, Project Kaleidoscope

9:30 – 10:45 a.m. 
Concurrent Sessions

11:00 a.m.  – 12:00 p.m.
Closing Plenary: Transforming STEM Education:  Evidence Based Research on STEM Teaching and Learning
Susan Rundell SingerDirector, Division of Undergraduate Education, National Science Foundation