February

Chemistry Seminar: Mark Biscoe


February 27, 2020 12:30 PM - 01:45 PM

Mark Biscoe will discuss catalysis with macromolecules and transition metal compounds.


Location: SCW 301

March

Exploring Diversity in Children’s and YA Literature


March 03, 2020 09:00 AM - 12:00 PM

College of Education Diversity and Equity in Teaching and Learning Series: Children of all ages need to have access to literature that provides windows and mirrors for them--opportunities to see all cultures reflected on the pages of books used in the curriculum. This workshop will discuss notable diverse books, strategies for selecting and evaluating titles to include in curriculum, issues of authenticity and resources for finding books. Preparing for challenges to multicultural books and developing rationale for including diverse books in the curriculum will also be addressed.


Chemistry Seminar: Fei Zhang


March 05, 2020 12:30 PM - 01:45 PM

Fei Zhang will discuss self-assembly of biological molecules


Location: SCW 301

Bridging the Gap for English Language Learners


March 11, 2020 09:00 AM - 12:00 PM

College of Education Diversity and Equity in Teaching and Learning Series: Students with limited English proficiency pose a unique challenge for today’s educators. This workshop will offer strategies that the content area specialist can use to facilitate the academic learning and cultural acclimation of speakers of languages other than English. Participants will learn how to set and measure appropriate individual learning targets. They will be equipped with resources that will help them to communicate learner progress to parents or guardians with limited English.


Location: 1600 Valley Rd.

April

Chemistry Seminar: Horan Zhang


April 02, 2020 12:30 PM - 01:45 PM

Horan Zhang will discuss metabolic Engineering and natural product synthesis.


Location: SCW 201

Chemistry Seminar: Ying Cui


April 09, 2020 12:30 PM - 01:45 PM

Ying Cui will discuss predicting future climate from Earth's past.


Location: SCW 301

Chemistry Seminar: David Mazziotti


April 23, 2020 12:30 PM - 01:45 PM

David Mazziotti will discuss quantum chemistry without wave functions.


Location: SCW 301