CHEDSunday, March 25, 2007

1:30 PM-4:35 PM McCormick Place North -- Room N230A, Level 2, Oral
NSF Catalyzed Innovations in the Undergraduate Curriculum
Organizer:Susan H. Hixson
Presiding:Pratibha Varma-Nelson
1:30 PMIntroductory Remarks
1:35 PMDUE: Supporting undergraduate education at NSF
Eileen L. Lewis, Susan H. Hixson, H. H. Richtol, Susan H. Hixson
1:55 PMDevelopment and assessment of a chemistry-based video game
Gabriela C. Weaver, Carlos Morales, Kermin Joel Martínez-Hernández
2:15 PMOn-line support for problem solving in introductory chemistry
David J. Yaron, Michael Karabinos, Gaea Leinhardt
2:35 PMIntermission
2:45 PMAdvances in ACE Organic, an on-line organic chemistry homework program
Robert B. Grossman, Raphael A. Finkel, Kevin Joiner, Mallika S. Allu
3:05 PMGreener educational materials for undergraduate organic chemistry: Strategies to catalyze curriculum development and adoption
James E. Hutchison, Kenneth M. Doxsee, Julie A. Haack
3:25 PMMaking chemistry relevant to the STEM freshman student: Examples from inter-disciplinary seminar courses developed in an NSF-STEP sponsored project
Sharmistha Basu-Dutt, Victoria J. Geisler, Dusty Otwell
3:45 PMIntermission
3:55 PMSuccessful STEP for science
Larry G. Spears, Vicky Estrera, Akif J. Uzman, Sarah Percy Janes
4:15 PMPreparing future faculty to effectively teach diverse student audiences at the Center for the Integration of Research, Teaching, and Learning
Judith N. Burstyn, Nilhan Gunasekera, Folahan O. Ayorinde

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The 233rd ACS National Meeting, Chicago, IL, March 25-29, 2007