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From Research to Action: Improving Undergraduate STEM Education
Updated by Janaina on April 16, 11:00am


A presentation and discussion with Susan Rundell Singer (Director, NSF Division of Undergraduate Education)

Monday, April 21, 2014

12:00-1:00 PM

1111 Genetics/Biotechnology Center


Our success in preparing a globally competitive workforce and a scientifically literate populace depends on rethinking learning at the college level. Collectively, we know a lot about what works, but how do we take the research and bridge the gap to make real changes, in the classroom and beyond? What strategies can we use? The National Science Foundation (and the federal government more broadly) is making key commitments to really “move the needle” on undergraduate education. Come hear about recent investments to support the integration, description, and measuring of evidence-­‐based teaching practices, as well as a number of recent and forthcoming resources that may be useful to you.

Offered through the Institute for Biology Education at UW-Madison. For more information, contact: Lilian Tong ( or Kristin Jenkins (

Summer and Fall 2014 Delta Courses
Updated by Janaina on March 17, 10:00am


Delta's Fall and Summer 2014 course offerings are now available. Click on the course below for more information or visit our Courses and Programs page. Registration links will be posted once registration opens.


Summer 2014 Courses (Registration opens March 31)

Teaching in Science and Engineering: The College Classroom

Research Mentor Training Seminar

Research and Evaluation in Science Outreach and Informal Science Education

Research Mentor Training Seminar (faculty section)

Fall 2014 Courses (Registration opens April 7)

Teaching in Science and Engineering: The College Classroom

Teaching in Science and Engineering: The College Classroom (International)

Informal Education: Engage Children in After-School Science Clubs

Internship Seminar

Resaerch Mentor Training Seminrar (graduate student and postdoc section)

Expeditions in Learning: The Power of High Impact Teaching and Learning Practices in STEM