The SAS Office of STEM Education (OSE) invites you to attend their first annual Open House.


RegionalWorkshop 12FacultyThis event will include presentations on education based research to improve course design, redesign of STEM courses to facilitate active learning, using technology to support and enhance STEM education, techniques to enhance teaching, and using outreach programs for broader impacts or community engagement segments of grant applications. You will have an opportunity to meet and network with other faculty and staff interested in education and outreach. Feel free to stop by for all or part of the event. Follow this link to the program or see below.

Date: Friday, September 13, 2019
Time: 9:00 am to 12:00 pm
Location: Math and Science Learning Center (MSLC), Allison Road Classroom Building (ARC), 3rd Floor
Busch Campus, 618 Allison Road, Piscataway, NJ 08854
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Registration: If possible, please register here so that we can determine approximately how many people will be attending. 

Schedule of Events


Office of STEM Education
Open House
September 13, 2019

9:00 am           Breakfast and Networking

          Opening Session (Room 306)

9:30 am           Welcome and Inauguration of Rutgers Science Explorer Station
                          Ron Ransome, OSE & Department of Physics and Astronomy

9:50 am           Panel:The Role of Active Learning in STEM Education
                           Mary Emenike, OSE & Department of Chemistry, facilitator
                           Chaz Ruggieri, OSE & Physics and Astronomy
                           John Taylor, Chemistry and Chemical Biology
                           Gregg Transue, Division of Life Sciences

10:10 am          Posters and Demonstrations

            Concurrent sessions

10:40 am           Three Easy Ways to Enhance your Teaching
                          David Goldman, SAS Teaching, Learning and Assessment
                          Room 336          

                          Designing Effective Exams
                          Marc Muñiz, OSE, CIRC
                          Room 306 

11:00 am           Designing More Effective Broader Impacts and Community Engagement Grant Programs
                          Patricia Irizarry, Rutgers Science Explorer
                          & Lauren Adamo, Rutgers Geology Museum & Department of Earth and Planetary Sciences 
                          Room 336

                          Broadening Participation: Diversity, Equity and Inclusion
                          Geraldine Cochran, OSE & Department of Physics and Astronomy 
                          Room 306

11:20 am            Posters and Demonstrations