Schedule at a Glance

Thursday, October 31, 2013

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

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

7:00 – 8:30 p.m. 
Keynote Address: Persistence in Science by All Students: Lessons from the Little Red Hen and Other Fairy Tales 
David J. Asai, Director, Precollege and Undergraduate Science Education, Howard Hughes Medical Institute

8:30 – 9:30 p.m.
Reception

Friday, November 1, 2013

8:00 – 9:00 a.m. 
Discussion Sessions and Continental Breakfast

9:15 – 10:30 a.m. 
Plenary: Metacognition and Motivation
Saundra Yancy McGuire, Assistant Vice Chancellor and Professor of Chemistry, Louisiana State University

10:45 a.m. – 12:00 p.m. 
Concurrent Sessions, Workshops, and Posters

12:00 – 1:30 p.m.  
Lunch on your own

1:45 – 5:15 p.m. 
Concurrent Sessions, Workshops, and Posters

5:30 – 7:00 p.m.
Community Forum: Advancing Scientific Thinking and Integrative Reasoning Skills 
Katherine Hunting, Professor of Environmental and Occupational Health, The George Washington University; and Kevin Hovland, Senior Director of Global Learning and Curricular Change, AAC&U

Saturday, November 2, 2013

8:00 – 9:00 a.m. 
Continental Breakfast and Discussion Sessions

9:15 – 10:15 a.m. 
Plenary: Institutional Change: An Evolving Revolution That Begins One Voice at a Time 
Tuajuanda C. Jordan, Dean of the College of Arts and Sciences, Professor of Chemistry, and Chief Diversity Officer, Lewis & Clark College

10:30 – 11:45 a.m. 
Concurrent sessions, Workshops, and Posters

11:45 a.m. – 12:00 p.m. 
Closing Discussions and Action Plans
Kelly Mack, Executive Director, PKAL—AAC&U