Symposium BI01: Community College and University Partnerships as Catalysts for Promoting Materials Science Education

2017-11-27   Show All Abstracts

Symposium Organizers

Bartlett Sheinberg, Houston Community College
Ashok Agrawal, American Society for Engineering Education
Eva Campo, National Science Foundation
Anique Olivier-Mason, Brandeis University
Barbara Washburn, Springfield Technical Community College

Symposium Support

JEOL USA, Inc.
National Science Foundation
Mr. and Mrs. Bartlett Sheinberg
BI01.01: Community College and University Undergraduate Research Collaborations
Session Chairs
Eva Campo
Anique Olivier-Mason
Monday AM, November 27, 2017
Sheraton, 3rd Floor, Berkeley AB

8:30 AM - *BI01.01.01
A University-Community College Collaboration to Provide Materials Science Internships and Career Mentoring for Veterans and Community College Students

Kathryn Hollar 1 , JoDe Lavine 2 , Wick Sloane 2
1 , Harvard University, Cambridge, Massachusetts, United States, 2 , Bunker Hill Community College, Boston, Massachusetts, United States

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9:00 AM - BI01.01.02
Building a Dynamic University-Community College Partnership—The Second Decade of a Broad, Mutually Beneficial Materials Science Collaboration

Joshua Halpern 2 , Tito Huber 2 , Scott Sinex 1 , Scott Johnson 1 , Paul Sabila 3
2 Chemistry, Howard University, Washington, District of Columbia, United States, 1 Physical Sciences and Engineering, Prince George's Community College, Largo, Maryland, United States, 3 Science, Technology, and Mathematics, Gallaudet University, Washington, District of Columbia, United States

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9:15 AM - BI01.01.03
Summer Research Experiences in Materials and Computational Nanotechnology for Community College Students

Janelle Wharry 1 , Tanya Faltens 2 , Jared Ashcroft 3 , Marcial Gonzalez 4
1 School of Nuclear Engineering, Purdue University, West Lafayette, Indiana, United States, 2 Network for Computational Nanotechnology, Purdue University, West Lafayette, Indiana, United States, 3 , Pasadena City College, Pasadena, California, United States, 4 School of Mechanical Engineering, Purdue University, West Lafayette, Indiana, United States

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9:30 AM - *BI01.01.04
The B-SMaRT REU—Research Opportunities for Community College Students in Bio and Soft Matter Physics

Anthony Dinsmore 1 , Shubha Tewari 1 , Irene Dujovne 1 , Chris Santangelo 1 , Joris Taupier 2 , Ileana Vasu 3 , Barbara Washburn 2 , Jennifer L. Ross 1
1 Department of Physics, University of Massachusetts Amherst, Amherst, Massachusetts, United States, 2 Department of Physics, Springfield Technical Community College, Springfield, Massachusetts, United States, 3 Department of Mathematics, Holyoke Community College, Holyoke, Massachusetts, United States

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10:00 AM - *
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10:30 AM - *BI01.01.05
University-Community College Partnerships—How Research and Teacher Professional Development Make Connections

Carolyn Nichol 1
1 , Rice University, Houston, Texas, United States

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11:00 AM -
Discussion Time

11:15 AM - BI01.01.06
Research Experiences and Exploration in Materials Science (REEMS)—A University, Professional Society and Business Partnership Model Promoting Materials Science Education for Houston Community College Students

Bartlett Sheinberg 1
1 , Houston Community College, Houston, Texas, United States

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11:30 AM - *BI01.01.08
Broadening Participation in STEM through Community College Partnerships—The MIT MRSEC's Experience with Local Community Colleges

Susan Rosevear 1 , Michael Rubner 1
1 , Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Cambridge, Massachusetts, United States

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BI01.02: Community College and University Resource Alliances and Partnerships
Session Chairs
Bartlett Sheinberg
Barbara Washburn
Monday PM, November 27, 2017
Sheraton, 3rd Floor, Berkeley AB

1:30 PM - *BI01.02.01
Creating Partnerships and Infrastructure for Nanotechnology Workforce Education

Robert Ehrmann 1
1 Center for Nanotechnology Education and Utilization, The Pennsylvania State University, University Park, Pennsylvania, United States

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2:00 PM - BI01.02.02
Metal Matters—Towards the Omnipresence of Metal in Education

Tanja Tajmel 1 , Ingo Salzmann 2 3
1 , University of Education Upper Austria, Linz Austria, 2 Institut für Physik, Humboldt-Universität zu Berlin, Berlin Germany, 3 Institute for Solid State Physics, The University of Tokyo, Chiba Japan

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2:15 PM - *BI01.02.03
Integrating Education with World Class Research at the National Science Foundation to Advance the Inclusion of Community Colleges

Sean Jones 1
1 , National Science Foundation, Arlington, Virginia, United States

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3:15 PM - *BI01.02.04
The Impact of Materials on Society Course—Lessons Learned from Six Years of Teaching the Class

Kevin Jones 1 , Sophia Acord 1
1 , University of Florida, Gainesville, Florida, United States

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3:45 PM - BI01.02.05
From Dessert to Hair Care—A Collection of Diverse and Easily Accessible Modules for Introducing Materials Science to High School and Pre-Major Students

Jennifer Dailey 1 , Howard Katz 1
1 , Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, Maryland, United States

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4:00 PM - *
SYMPOSIUM REVIEW AND DISCUSSION

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BI01.03: Poster Session: Community College and University Partnerships & Education
Session Chairs
Ashok Agrawal
Bartlett Sheinberg
Barbara Washburn
Monday PM, November 27, 2017
Hynes, Level 1, Hall B

8:00 PM - BI01.03.01
Polymer Recycling—A Platform to Teach in Materials Science

Linxi Zhang 1 , Miriam Rafailovich 1
1 Materials Science and Engineering, Stony Brook University, Stony Brook, New York, United States

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2017-11-28   Show All Abstracts

Symposium Organizers

Bartlett Sheinberg, Houston Community College
Ashok Agrawal, American Society for Engineering Education
Eva Campo, National Science Foundation
Anique Olivier-Mason, Brandeis University
Barbara Washburn, Springfield Technical Community College

Symposium Support

JEOL USA, Inc.
National Science Foundation
Mr. and Mrs. Bartlett Sheinberg
BI01.04: Community College and Industry Technical Education Focus
Session Chairs
Ashok Agrawal
Eva Campo
Tuesday AM, November 28, 2017
Sheraton, 3rd Floor, Berkeley AB

8:00 AM -
Day Two Welcome and Overview

8:15 AM - *BI01.04.01
Resources and Partnerships in Community College Manufacturing Technology Programs

Karen Wosczyna-Birch 1
1 , Connecticut State Colleges and Universities/Regional Center for Next Generation Manufacturing, Hartford, Connecticut, United States

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8:45 AM - BI01.04.02
Studying Student Experience of Technology Enhanced Assessment Methods (TEAM) in Science and Health in Ireland

Yvonne Kavanagh 1 , Dina Brazil 1 , David Dowling 1 , Gina Noonan 1 , Ronan Bree 2 , Edel Healy 2 , Moira Maguire 2 , Don Faller 3 , Nuala Harding 3 , Ann Mulvihill 3 , Akinlolu Akande 4 , David Doyle 4 , Jeremy Bird 4
1 , Institute of Technology Carlow, Carlow Ireland, 2 , Dundalk Institute of Technology, Dundalk Ireland, 3 , Athlone Institute of Technology, Athlone Ireland, 4 , Institute of Technology Sligo, Sligo Ireland

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9:00 AM - *BI01.04.03
Preparing for Tomorrow—The Role of Community Colleges in High Tech Manufacturing

Carolyn Duran 1
1 , Intel Corp, Hillsboro, Oregon, United States

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9:30 AM -
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10:30 AM - BI01.04.04
PANEL DISCUSSION—Community College/University/Business Partnership to Prepare Next Generation of Materials Technicians and Technologists Prepared to Enter the Workforce

Ashok Agrawal 1 , Mel Cossette 2 , George A. Parker 3 , Mark D. Vaughn 4
1 , American Society for Engineering Education, Washington, District of Columbia, United States, 2 National Resource Center for Materials Technology Education, Edmonds Community College, Lynnwood, Washington, United States, 3 Materials Manufacturing Structure and Support (MMSS), The Boeing Company, Seattle, Washington, United States, 4 Technical Talent Pipelining Manager, Lead, Technology Community Office of STEM, Corning Incorporated, Corning, New York, United States

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BI01.05: The K-16 Continuum
Session Chairs
Eva Campo
Bartlett Sheinberg
Tuesday PM, November 28, 2017
Sheraton, 3rd Floor, Berkeley AB

1:45 PM - *BI01.05.01
Using Elements of the IMOS Course as Inspiration to Promote Sustainability-Oriented Materials Education in Greek Secondary Schools

Vasiliki Kioupi 1 2
1 Centre for Environmental Policy, Imperial College London, London United Kingdom, 2 , Hellenic Ministry of Education, Research and Religious Affairs, Directorate for Secondary Education of Piraeus, Piraeus Greece

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2:15 PM - *BI01.05.03
Using Classroom Research as a Platform to Create Partnerships between Institutions

Carol Bascom-Slack 1 , Elizabeth Genné-Bacon 1
1 , Tufts University School of Medicine, Boston, Massachusetts, United States

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2:45 PM -
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3:15 PM - BI01.05.04
Bio-Path—A City-University-Industry Partnership Targeting Regional Workforce Needs

Christine Broadbridge 3 2 4 , Ian Canning 1 4 , Carol Jenkins 3 2 , Melanie Bauer 3
3 Center for Research on Interface Structures and Phenomena, Yale University and Southern Connecticut State University, New Haven, Connecticut, United States, 2 Office for STEM Innovation and Leadership, Southern Connecticut State University, New Haven, Connecticut, United States, 4 School of Graduate Studies, Research, and Innovation, Southern Connecticut State University, New Haven, Connecticut, United States, 1 , Southern Connecticut State University, New Haven, Connecticut, United States

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3:30 PM - BI01.05.05
Advancing Educator Knowledge through Collaborative Local Researcher Partnership Using a New Polymer Semiconductor Education Kit

Michael Walter 1 , Enlow Jessica 1 , Dawn Marin 1
1 , University of North Carolina at Charlotte, Charlotte, North Carolina, United States

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3:45 PM - BI01.05.06
Modernizing the Engineering Curriculum—A Community College Approach

Scott Johnson 2 , Scott Sinex 2 , Joshua Halpern 1
2 Natural Sciences and Engineering, Prince George's Community College, Largo, Maryland, United States, 1 Chemistry, Howard University, Washington, District of Columbia, United States

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4:00 PM - BI01.05.07
The Michigan Engineering College-Community College Association—45 years of Coordinating Engineering Transfers

Thomas Askew 1 , Carmen Etienne 2 , Carolyn Rimle 4
1 , Kalamazoo College, Kalamazoo, Michigan, United States, 2 Engineering and Computer Science, Oakland University, Rochester, Michigan, United States, 4 , University of Detroit Mercy, Detroit, Michigan, United States

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4:15 PM - BI01.05.08
Mutual Benefits of Academic Partnerships between Community Colleges and Four Year Post-Secondary Institutions

Ahlam Lee 1 , Jinwoo Hwang 2
1 , Xavier University, Cincinnati, Ohio, United States, 2 Material Science and Engineering, The Ohio State University, Columbus, Ohio, United States

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4:30 PM - BI01.05.09
Sustainability, Emerging Technologies and Material Science

Deb Newberry 1
1 , DCTC/Nano-Link, Rosemount, Minnesota, United States

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4:45 PM -
SYMPOSIUM WRAP-UP DISCUSSION