University Initiatives

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Tuesday, 4 February 2014: 3:30 PM-5:30 PM
Room C109 (The Georgia World Congress Center )
Host: 23rd Symposium on Education
Cochairs:  Teresa Bals-Elsholz, Dept. of Geography and Meteorology, Valparaiso Univ., Valparaiso, IN and Julie S. Malmberg, The GLOBE Program, UCAR, Boulder, CO
  3:30 PM
  3:45 PM
Creating an Environmental Simulator for Teaching Earth Sciences
Glenn E. Van Knowe, MESO, Inc., Troy, NY; and K. Waight, P. E. Barlow, S. Yalda, and G. M. Zoppetti
Manuscript (857.0 kB)

  4:00 PM
Using Real-Life Extreme Events to Increase Students' Scientific Literacy
James A. Brey, AMS, Washington, DC; and I. Geer, R. Weinbeck, E. Mills, and K. Nugnes

  4:15 PM
LectureTools: Interactive Tools to Teach Survey Courses
Perry J. Samson, Univ. of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI; and D. M. Wright

  4:45 PM
Bringing Atmospheric Sciences to a Geoscience Field Course for Undergraduates
Neil F. Laird, Hobart & William Smith Colleges, Geneva, NY

  5:15 PM
Safety Structures for Successful Undergraduate Research Apprenticeships: Supporting Underrepresented Minorities in STEM
Dr Reginald Blake, New York City College of Technology, Brooklyn, NY; and J. Liou-Mark