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July 2020

Meditation as Support for White Anti-Racist Action

July 8 @ 4:30 pm - July 29 @ 6:00 pm
$40 – $150

Investigating Our Whiteness and Conditioning A Contemplative 4-week Course for All Ages Wednesdays 7:30-9pm EDT/4:30-6pm PDT July 8, 15, 22, 29 • Online via Zoom All Ages This course is for all white folks who want to show up better, and more fully in solidarity and action with people of color in the work for justice. Using meditation as a support we will investigate whiteness and the different ways that racism lives within all white people in an inherently oppressive culture. The…

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Experiences of Black STEM in the Ivory: A Call to Disruptive Action

July 14 - July 15

This two-day event will bring together students, staff, faculty and leadership from five different academic institutions across the country to share their unique perspectives on the current barriers facing Black scholars in STEM fields with the goal of inspiring and challenging participants to take action to address racial inequities in STEM.

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Scientific Teaching in Practice – Lightning Round Talks: 8 Great Apps for Online Teaching

July 15 @ 3:00 pm - 4:30 pm

In this webinar, you'll learn of options for time-saving, motivational, organizational and video editing tools in lightning round of demos run by a panel of 7 Summer Institute community members, experienced in using these tools for their classes. Panelists will explore the main superpowers of apps they use and share how they've successfully apply them to streamline their online teaching experience.

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Behind The STEAHM 2020 Webinar – Experience and Communicate the Science Around You Day 3

July 15 @ 5:00 pm - 8:00 pm

The goals of the Inaugural Conversation & 1st Annual Conference Theme: “Experience and Communicate the Science Around You” are to create dialogue, generate knowledge, and inspire collaboration between the experts and the public. Participants will be able to engage in discussions with each other on discussion panels, in research tours & demonstrations, and poster sessions to teach experts and the public how to communicate with each other while fostering understanding, trust and collaboration.

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Black Minds Matter – Part 1

July 16 @ 11:00 am - 12:30 pm

Black Minds Matter addresses the experiences and realities of Black students in education. Black Minds Matter is a national movement that draws parallels between the policing of Black lives and schooling of Black minds. The course will balance a discussion of issues facing Black students as well as offer research-based strategies for improving their success.

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Behind The STEAHM 2020 Webinar – Experience and Communicate the Science Around You Day 4

July 16 @ 5:00 pm - 8:00 pm

The goals of the Inaugural Conversation & 1st Annual Conference Theme: “Experience and Communicate the Science Around You” are to create dialogue, generate knowledge, and inspire collaboration between the experts and the public. Participants will be able to engage in discussions with each other on discussion panels, in research tours & demonstrations, and poster sessions to teach experts and the public how to communicate with each other while fostering understanding, trust and collaboration.

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SI Happy Hour – Open Educational Resources and Textbook Affordability

July 17 @ 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm

Open Educational resources (OER) are free and openly licensed educational materials that can be used to support teaching and learning. In this SI Happy Hour, eLearning & OER Librarian Rayne Vieger will discuss the benefits of adopting OER during the pandemic and beyond.

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American Association of Physics Teachers 2020 Virtual Summer Meeting

July 19 - July 22
$99 – $299

AAPT 2020 Virtual Summer Meeting provides many rich opportunities to develop community and engage and learn from one another.

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Online Summer Institute with Bill Wischusen

July 20 @ 9:00 am - July 24 @ 2:00 pm
$100

The Online Summer Institute on Scientific Teaching is designed for STEM faculty, grad students, and postdocs new to teaching. In this five-day institute, participants will experience a thorough introduction to the Three Pillars of Scientific Teaching: Inclusivity, Active Learning, and Assessment.

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Ibram X. Kendi on “How to Be an Antiracist”

July 20 @ 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm

National Book Award winner and New York Times bestselling author Ibram X. Kendi discusses "How to Be an Antiracist."

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