DBER | 2018 Spring Speaker Schedule
STEM Education Seminar
During the Spring 2018 semester, the DBER Group's STEM Education Seminar will be offered on City Campus and provided virtually on ZOOM.
- The in-person presentations will be hosted on Thursdays at 2 p.m. in Bessey Hall, room 109, on the City Campus.
- If you cannot attend in-person, you may attend virtually through ZOOM conferencing by clicking on the following link: https://unl.zoom.us/j/212107342.
Current organizers: Mindi Searls, Brian Waters, and Bill Glider.
If you are interested in presenting or have suggestions for future presenters or topics please contact Mindi Searls (email@example.com).
This site is updated regularly with materials presenters are willing to share and are available through the Digital Commons.
1 Speakers who did not grant permission to post materials are indicated with the superscript '1' at the end of their names.
2 Speakers whose materials are in queue for upload to Digital Commons are indicated with the superscript '2' at the end of their names.
|Date||Day & Time||City Campus Location
|Virtual Link||Topic / Title of Talk (may be tentative)||Speakers|
|Thu. Jan. 25||Th @ 2:00||Bessey 109||Experiences as an NSF Rotator||Kevin Lee|
|Thu. Feb. 01||Th @ 2:00||Bessey 109||Investigating agreement between students, instructors, and observers regarding frequencies of Scientific Teaching practices using the Measurement Instrument for Scientific Teaching for Observers (MISTO)||Mary Durham|
|Thu. Feb. 08||Th @ 2:00||Bessey 109||Working with honors students||Gwen Bachman|
|Thu. Feb. 15||Th @ 2:00||Bessey 109||Enacting High Cognitive Demand Examples: Exploring What Teachers Might Need to Know and Do||Erica Miller|
|Thu. Feb. 22||Th @ 2:00||Bessey 109||CIRTL Network||Neal Bryan|
|Thu. Mar. 01||Th @ 2:00||Bessey 109||DBER Town Hall||Wendy Smith (Moderator)|
|Thu. Mar. 08||No Seminar|
|Thu. Mar. 15||Th @ 2:00||Bessey 109||Engaging Undergraduates in Citizen Science with Pollinators to Enhance Conservation Knowledge, Biological Systems Thinking, and Community Engagement||Doug Golick|
|Thu. Mar. 29||Th @ 2:00||Bessey 109||Blended Learning at a Distance||Alisa Gilmore|
|Thu. Apr. 05||Th @ 2:00||Bessey 109||Computational modeling, simulations, and technology as a learning tool in life sciences education||Tomas Helikar|
|Thu. Apr. 12||Th @ 2:00||Bessey 109||Interrupting the Forgetting Curve: Strategies for Sustaining Student Learning and Performance Across a Curriculum||Clark Coffman|
|Thu. Apr. 19||Th @ 2:00||Bessey 109||End of Semester Social|