Session 3 University Educational Initiatives

Tuesday, 25 January 2011: 3:30 PM-5:30 PM
604 (Washington State Convention Center)
Host: 20th Symposium on Education
Lourdes B. Avilés, Plymouth State Univ., CEAPS Department, Plymouth, NH and Laura Furgione, NOAA

3:30 PM
Eloquent Science: A course to improve scientific and communication skills
David M. Schultz, Universities of Helsinki and Manchester/Finnish Meteorological Institute, Helsinki, Finland
3:45 PM
A Newton story: overcoming barriers to communicating science to the public
Kimberly Del Bright, Penn State University, University Park, PA; and J. M. Nese and J. L. Evans
4:00 PM
4:15 PM
NASA Space Grant successes with meteorology students at Plymouth State University
James P. Koermer, Plymouth State University, Plymouth, NH; and W. P. Roeder
4:30 PM
Bridging the gap: Hands-on learning through radiosonde launches
Teresa M. Bals-Elsholz, Valparaiso University, Valparaiso, IN; and K. H. Goebbert, R. Evaristo, A. Stepanek, C. A. Clark, and B. J. Wolf
4:45 PM
AMS introductory college-level courses: A hands-on exploration of the dynamic Earth system
James A. Brey, American Meteorological Society, Washington, DC; and I. W. Geer, J. M. Moran, R. S. Weinbeck, E. W. Mills, B. A. Blair, E. J. Hopkins, K. L. O'Neill, H. R. Hyre, K. A. Nugnes, and M. N. Moses
5:00 PM
- Indicates paper has been withdrawn from meeting
- Indicates an Award Winner