The 2016 Life of the Mind (LOTM) will take place on Wednesday, November 9 (noon–5 pm) AND Thursday, November 10 (8 am–4:30 pm) in Morris Conference Center. The LOTM spotlights the teaching, research and scholarship, creative activity, service, and varied integrated contributions made by our faculty to the academic/intellectual life of the campus and beyond. The event will showcase 65+ presentations representing the work of 120 authors/co-authors from 25 different departments (and various collaborating institutions).
The LOTM Showcase will include two oral presentations (on Wednesday, November 9 in 130 Morris), selected as examples of our highly successful programs funded by external grants from the National Science Foundation.
2:00 pm – John Schaumloffel (Chemistry & Biochemistry), Paul Bischoff (Secondary Education), Paul French (Physics & Astronomy): Essay Analysis for the Study of Noyce Scholars’ Self-Growth and Perceptions
2:30 pm – Keith Schillo (Biology): Revolution in Physiology Education: RIPE for Change
The LOTM schedule and full program, including presentation abstracts, is available on the LOTM website. Please plan to visit the LOTM Showcase to learn about projects and activities from across the disciplines. Refreshments will be available throughout the event.