Contact for Questions

Audeliz (Audi) Matias
518-587-2100, ext. 2416
STEM2014@esc.edu

This conference is sponsored by the SUNY Conversations in the Disciplines Program.

Program

Friday, April 4, 2014
113 West Ave., Saratoga Springs, N.Y.

8:30 - 9 a.m. registration and coffee
9 - 9:30 a.m. welcome and opening remarks
9:30 - 11 a.m.

opening panel
Why should we care? The value of adult students to STEM

11 - 11:15 a.m. coffee break
11:15 a.m. - 12:15 p.m. session 1
Approach and avoidance: The reasons adult students do/don’t go into STEM
12:15 - 1:15 p.m. lunch and networking discussion (disciplinary comparisons)
1:15 - 2:15 p.m. session 2
Factors involved in the college experiences in STEM for adult students
2:15 - 3:15 p.m. session 3
What has been done that supports success?
3:15 - 3:30 p.m. coffee break
3:30 - 5 p.m. concluding plenary session
Looking to the future
5 - 5:30 p.m. closing remarks