BOARD OF VISITORS
Spring Meeting, Friday, March 23, 2018
“Science Education: The Southwestern Method”

Thursday, March 22, 2018
7:00    Social Dinner
                  Mood-Bridwell Hall, Atrium

Friday, March 23, 2018
8:30    Continental Breakfast
                  Red & Charline McCombs Campus Center, Lynda McCombs Room
9:00    Welcome and Introductions
                  Dale T. Knobel, Chair
9:10    Opening Remarks
                  Edward Burger, President and Professor
9:45    The Role of Inquiry Learning & The Impact of Phase I Laboratories
                  Alisa Gaunder, Dean of the Faculty, Moderator
                  Faculty - Student Panel
                        Steven Alexander, Professor of Physics and Chair
                        Alison Marr, Associate Professor of Mathematics and Chair
                        Austin Baker ’18
                        Daniela Beckelhymer ’20
10:45  Break
11:00  Phase II Presentation
                  Benjamin Pierce, Professor of Biology and Lillian Nelson Pratt Chair
11:30  The Impact of SCOPE on Student Learning and Faculty Scholarship
                  Martín Gonzalez, Associate Professor of Biology
                  Antonio Mendez ’20
12:15  Lunch – Blake Harvey ’18
Red & Charline McCombs Campus Center, Marsha Shields & Connie McNab Rooms
1:45    Closing Reflections, Discussion, and “Homework”
                  Edward Burger, President and Professor
                        Red & Charline McCombs Campus Center, Lynda McCombs Room
                        Tour of Phase I of the Science Center for those interested
3:00    Adjourn

Fall Board of Visitors Meeting: September 21, 2018