Lab News

  • New England Association of Chemistry Teachers Summer Conference

    Sam was invited to present “How A Framework for K-12 Science Education is influencing higher chemistry education” at NEACT’s virtual summer conference on 10 August 2020.

  • Welcome, Stephanie!

    We are excited to welcome Dr. Stephanie Santos–Díaz to the group! Stephanie recently earned her Ph.D. in Prof. Marcy Towns‘s research group at Purdue University. Welcome to #WisCER, Stephanie!

  • Welcome, Olivia!

    On 01 June, we welcomed Dr. Olivia Crandell to the group! Olivia recently earned her Ph.D. in Prof. Melanie Cooper‘s research group at Michigan State University. Welcome to #WisCER, Olivia! #COVID19newsdelay

  • Methods in Chemistry Education Research 2020

    Morgan presented a poster entitled Developing a survey to probe factors that contribute to the career choices of graduate students, and Sam lead a panel discussion on Finding your feet in chemistry education research for …

  • Welcome, Robin!

    Earlier this spring, we welcomed graduate student Robin Morgenstern into the group! Robin came to UW–Madison from SUNY-Cortland and is a rising second-year student in our Chemistry Education Research graduate path. Welcome to #WisCER, Robin! …

  • Zoom visit!

    On 23 April, Sam got to spend some time chatting with the wonderful CER grad students at Miami University of Ohio. Many thanks to Profs. Stacey Bretz and Ellen Yezierski for the invitation! #COVID19newsdelay

  • BRAVO to Dr. Brian Patenaude!

    On 01 April, #teamnewhampshire member Brian Patenaude engagde in a distanced defense of his Ph.D. dissertation Synthesis and characterization of biomimetic model systems for the study of diiron hydrogenase and porphyrin enzymes. While his Zoom …

  • Infiltrated!

    On 19 March, we welcomed a few other socially isolated chemistry education researchers into our group meeting! #COVID19newsdelay