Programs & Outreach

History

Contact information for the Education Symposium Chairs is located in the Call for Papers.

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2016 MRS Fall Meeting

November 27 – December 2, 2016
Symposium BI1: Today’s Teaching and Learning in Materials Science—Challenges and Advances
Call for Papers | Program

Chairs: Tom Dickinson, Washington State University, Maria E. Perez Barthaburu, CURE Universidad de la Republica, Miriam Rafailovich, Stony Brook University

2015 MRS Fall Meeting

November 29-December 4, 2015
Symposium A: Engaged Learning of Materials Science and Engineering in the 21st Century
Call for Papers | Program and Abstracts | MRS OnDemand 
Tutorial A: Engaged Learning Approaches for Current and Future Educators 

Chairs: Zakya Kafafi, Lehigh University, Ian Ferguson, Missouri University of Science and Technology, Sergio Mejia, Universidad Autonoma de Nuevo Leon, Joanna Millunchick, University of Michigan

2014 MRS Fall Meeting

November 30-December 5, 2014
Symposium AAA: Undergraduate Research in Materials Science—Impacts and Benefits
Call for Papers | Program and Abstracts | Proceedings | MRS OnDemand

Chairs: Chris Hughes, James Madison University, Sudipta Seal, University of Central Florida, Steve Yalisove, University of Michigan

2014 MRS Spring Meeting

April 21-25, 2014
Symposium FFF: Educating and Mentoring Young Materials Scientists for Career Development 
Call for Papers  | Program & Abstracts | Proceedings | MRS OnDemand

Chairs: Vuk Uskokovic, University of California, San Francisco, Eric D. Marshall, IBM, Semiconductor Research and Development Center, Marilyn Minus, Northeastern University, Li (Emily) Liu, Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute

2013 MRS Fall Meeting

December 1-6, 2013
Symposium QQ: Advances in Materials Science and Engineering Education and Outreach
Call for Papers  |  Program & Abstracts | Proceedings | MRS OnDemand 

Chairs: Pamela Dickrell, University of Florida, Noel Rutter, University of Cambridge, Rae Ostman, Sciencenter, Chuck Stone, Colorado School of Mines

2013 MRS Spring Meeting

April 1-5, 2013
Symposium EEE: Materials Education – Towards a Lab to Classroom Initiative
Call for Papers  |  Program & Abstracts  |  Proceedings   MRS OnDemand

Chairs: Eva M. Campo, University of Pennsylvania, Christine Caragianis, Southern Connecticut State University, Broadbridge, Kathryn Hollar, Harvard University, Costel Constantin, James Madison University

2012 MRS Fall Meeting

November 25-30, 2012
Symposium ZZ: Communicating Social Relevancy in Materials Science and Engineering Education 
Call for Papers |  Program & Abstracts  |  Proceedings  MRS OnDemand

Chairs: Kathy Chen, California Polytechnic State University, Rashmi Nanjundaswamy, University of California, Berkeley, Ainissa Ramirez, Yale University

2012 MRS Spring Meeting

April 10-11, 2012
Symposium ZZ: Transforming Education in Materials Science and Engineering
Program & Abstracts  |  Proceedings 

Chairs: Elizabeth Kupp, The Pennsylvania State University, Petra Reinke, University of Virginia, Ana-Rita Mayol, University of Puerto Rico, Marlann Patterson, University of Wisconsin-Stout

2011 MRS Spring Meeting

April 25-27, 2011
Symposium SS: Forum on Materials Education and Evaluation--K-12, Undergraduate, Graduate, and Informal
Program & Abstracts | Proceedings

Chairs: Barbara M. Olds, National Science Foundation, Daniel Steinberg, Princeton University, Aditi Risbud, Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory

2010 MRS Fall Meeting

November 29-December 1, 2010
Symposium XX: Materials Education Development and Outreach---From K-Grad
Program & Abstracts  |  Proceedings

Chairs: David Bahr, Washington State University, Margaret Glass, Association of Science-Technology Centers, Ethan Allen, University of Washington, Kevin Jones, University of Florida

2009 MRS Fall Meeting

December 1-3, 2009
Symposium PP: Materials Education
Program & Abstracts  |  Proceedings

Chairs: Eric Marshall, New York Hall of Science, Julie Nucci, Cornell University, Doug Dunham, University of Wisconsin-Eau Claire, Marlann Patterson, University of Wisconsin-Stout

2008 MRS Spring Meeting

March 24-26, 2008
Symposium OO: The Role of Lifelong Education in Nanoscience and Engineering
Program & Abstracts  |  Proceedings

Chairs: Diana Palma, Georgia Institute of Technology, Larry Bell, Museum of Science, Robert P.H. Chang, Northwestern University, Renzo Tomellini, European Commission

2007 MRS Fall Meeting

November 27-28, 2007
Symposium W: Forum on Materials Science and Engineering Education for 2020
Program & Abstracts  |  Proceedings

Chairs: Laura M. Bartolo, Kent State University, Katherine C. Chen, California Polytechnic State University, M. Grant Norton, Washington State University, Greta M. Zenner, University of Wisconsin-Madison

2006 MRS Spring Meeting

April 19-21, 2006
Symposium KK: Education in Nanoscience and Engineering
Program & Abstracts  |  Proceedings

Chairs: Ray Carpenter, Arizona State University, Sudipta Seal, University of Central Florida, Nancy Healy, Georgia Institute of Technology, Neal Shinn, Sandia National Laboratories, Wolfgang Braue, German Aerospace Center (DLR)

2005 MRS Fall Meeting

November 29-30, 2005
Symposium PP: Forum on Materials Science Education
Program & Abstracts  |  Proceedings

Chairs: Trevor R. Finlayson, Monash University, Fiona M. Goodchild, University of California, Santa Barbara, M. Grant Norton, Washington State University, Scott R.J. Oliver, University of California, Santa Cruz

2004 MRS Fall Meeting

November 29-30, 2004
Symposium PP: Communicating Materials Science--Secondary Education for the 21st Century
Program & Abstracts  |  Proceedings

Chairs: Shenda Baker, Harvey Mudd College, Fiona Goodchild, University of California, Santa Barbara, Wendy Crone, University of Wisconsin-Madison, Susan Rosevear, Massachusetts Institute of Technology

2004 MRS Spring Meeting

April 13-14, 2004
Symposium BB: Educating Tomorrow’s Materials Scientists and Engineers
Program & Abstracts  |  Proceedings

Chairs: Katherine C. Chen, California Polytechnic State University, Michael L. Falk, University of Michigan, Trevor R. Finlayson, Monash University, Wayne E. Jones, SUNY - Binghamton, Luz J. Martinez-Miranda, University of Maryland

2002 MRS Fall Meeting

December 2-4, 2002
Symposium JJ: The Undergraduate Curriculum in Materials Science and Engineering (MSE)
Program & Abstracts  |  Proceedings

Chairs: Elliot P. Douglas, University of Florida, Oscar D. Dubon, University of California, Berkeley, Jacqueline A. Isaacs, Northeastern University, William B. Knowlton, Boise State University, M. Stanley Whittingham, SUNY-Binghamton

2001 MRS Spring Meeting

April 17-19, 2001
Symposium GG: Impacting Society through Materials Science and Engineering Education
Program & Abstracts  |  Proceedings

Chairs: Linda Broadbelt, Northwestern University, Kristen Constant, Iowa State University, Stacy Holander Gleixner, Northeastern University, Stacy Holander Gleixner, San Jose State University