CHEDWednesday, March 28, 2007

8:30 AM-11:35 AM McCormick Place North -- Room N229, Level 2, Oral
Bridging Research and Service: The Discovery Corps Experience
Senior Fellows
Organizer:Rachel Theall
Presiding:Stephanie L. Gould
8:30 AMIntroductory Remarks
8:35 AMSeniors in service: Project SERVE (Science Enrichment using Retired Volunteer Educators), an intergenerational program for improving the quality of chemistry education in the EC-12 classroom
Dominick J. Casadonte Jr.
8:55 AMCareer success in science and engineering: A Discovery Corps project
Earl H. Wagener
9:15 AMProfessor-in-Residence at Clark Atlanta University
Laren M. Tolbert
9:35 AMIntermission
9:45 AMHow a Discovery Corps Fellowship can take over your life: Great Lakes Intercontinental Instrumentation Collaboratory
Alanah Fitch, Ward Mavura, George Thiruvathukal
10:05 AMDevelopment of marine and seawater pollution database across continents
Omowunmi A. Sadik
10:25 AMCoffee for justice: An international collaboration for research and service with small-holder coffee farmers of Nicaragua
Susan C. Jackels, Charles F. Jackels, Carlos Vallejos, Stephanie Kleven, Roberto Rivas, Scott Fraser-Dauphinee
10:45 AMIntermission
10:55 AMSustainable energy and chemical sciences collaboration in biomass conversion research between the US and Brazil
Bradley Miller
11:15 AMDiscovery Corps: Assessing the program
Michael J Kenney

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