Project Meeting II: Keck/PKAL STEM Education Effectiveness Framework Project

Funded by the W.M. Keck Foundation

April 4, 2013 to April 5, 2013
California State University, Los Angeles
Los Angeles, CA

Goals

  1. Share best practices regarding Framework progress by participating campuses.
  2. Provide feedback for continuing to advance development of the Framework model.
  3. Create updated Framework plans for campus action.
  4. Update the project timeline for 2013-2014 project milestones.

Meeting Resources

Agenda

Thursday, April 4
San Gabriel Hilton

2:00 - 3:00 pm
Registration available

3:00 - 4:00 pm
Opening Poster Session

4:00 - 5:00 pm
Plenary Discussion: Mapping Your Progress
Susan Elrod, Dean of Science & Mathematics, California State University, Fresno; Senior Scholar, Association of American Colleges & Universities;
Vasti Torres, Professor of Higher Education & Student Affairs; Director of the Center for Postsecondary Research
Indiana University Bloomington

5:00 - 5:30 pm
Break

5:30 - 6:30 pm
Reception

6:30 - 9:00 pm
Dinner and Presentation: Making Sense of Your Data
Vasti Torres, Professor of Higher Education & Student Affairs; Director of the Center for Postsecondary Research, Indiana University Bloomington

Friday, April 5
California State University, Los Angeles
- Golden Eagle Ballroom I

8:00 - 8:30 am
Breakfast Buffet

8:30 - 8:45 am
Getting Organized for the Day
Susan Elrod, Dean of Science & Mathematics, California State University, Fresno; Senior Scholar, Association of American Colleges & Universities

8:45 am - 11:00 am
Concurrent Sessions of Campus Best Practices

8:45 - 9:20 a.m. Session I
California State University, East Bay; San Francisco State University; University of San Diego

9:30 - 10:10 a.m. Session II
San Diego State University; W.M. Keck Science Department of Claremont McKenna, Pitzer, and Scripps Colleges; University of California, Davis

10:20 - 11:00 a.m. Session III
California State University Chancellor’s Office; California State University, Los Angeles

11:00 - 11:15 am
Break

11:15 am - 12:00 pm
Small Group Discussion: Birds of a Feather

Noon - 1:30 pm
Lunch and Panel of Experts
Cynthia Bauerle, Senior Program Officer, Howard Hughes Medical Institute;
Sean Gehrke, Research Assistant, Pullias Center for Higher Education, University of Southern California; David Marcey, Fletcher Jones Professor of Developmental Biology; California Lutheran University
Emily Miller, Project Manager of Undergraduate STEM Education Initiative,
Association of American Universities

1:30 - 2:30 pm
Team Time: Making Sense of Your Progress

2:30 - 3:00 pm
Team Reports: Logic Model Report Out

3:00 - 3:30 pm
Closing Session: Updated Project Timeline & Next Steps for 2013 - 2014
Susan Elrod, Dean of Science & Mathematics, California State University, Fresno; Senior Scholar, Association of American Colleges & Universities

3:30 pm
Adjourn