DBER | 2019 Spring Speaker Schedule
STEM Education Seminar and Journal Club
In response to input from the DBER community, the STEM Education Seminar and DBER Journal Club will merge for the Spring 2019 semester. The journal club and seminar series will occur on alternating weeks starting Thursday, Jan. 17.
Time: Thursdays from 2 p.m. to 3 p.m.
Place: Bessey Hall, room 109, on the City Campus
The STEM Education Seminar will also be hosted virtually through Zoom for those who cannot attend in-person. Click to attend virtually: https://unl.zoom.us/j/212107342.
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. 10||First week of the semester|
|Thu. Jan. 17||Th @ 2:00||Bessey 109||Journal Club: Teachers’ roles and identities in student-centered classrooms||Maia Popova|
|Thu. Jan. 24||Th @ 2:00||Bessey 109||Pre-college Influences on Undergraduate Biology Education||Anna Hiatt|
|Thu. Jan. 31||Canceled||Bessey 109||Journal Club: CANCELED|
|Thu. Feb. 07||Th @ 2:00||Bessey 109||How Do We Foster Appreciation for DBER on Our Campuses? - A Summary of Initiatives at the Undergraduate and Faculty Levels||Anthony Chase|
|Thu. Feb. 14||Th @ 2:00||Bessey 109||Journal Club: The Prospect of an" A" in STEM Education||Zoe Falls|
|Thu. Feb. 21||Th @ 2:00||Bessey 109||Seminar: Neural effects of modeling-based biology instruction||Carrie Clark and Joe Dauer|
|Thu. Feb. 28||Th @ 2:00||Bessey 109||Seminar: Developing Frameworks to Describe Students' Use of Evidence||Citlally Jimenez|
|Thu. Mar. 07||Th @ 2:00||Bessey 109||Seminar: Study contracts help rescue initially low-performing students||Chad Brassil|
|Thu. Mar. 14||Th @ 2:00||Bessey 109||Seminar: Analysis of Coaching: What, why, and how?||Jim Houston and Gwen Nugent|
|Thu. Mar. 21||Spring break - no meeting this week|
|Thu. Mar. 28||Th @ 2:00||Bessey 109||Journal Club: A descriptive study of race and gender differences in how instructional style and perceived professor care influence decisions to major||Morgan Balabanoff|
|Thu. Apr. 04||Th @ 2:00||Bessey 109||Seminar: Teaching Visual Communications & Peer Feedback (in Software Engineering)||Suzette Person|
|Thu. Apr. 11||Th @ 2:00||Bessey 109||Journal Club: Reflections on barriers and drivers of instructional change in STEM departments at UNL||Lu Shi|
|Thu. Apr. 18||Th @ 2:00||Bessey 109||Seminar: Overview of NUtech Ventures and Intellectual Property Commercialization||Arpi Siyahian|
|Thu. Apr. 25||End of Semester Social|