|Keynote Speech: Retention and Persistence of URMs and Women in STEM
Dr. Susan Lord
|Panel — Academia: The Gap into Preparation
What are the issues preventing Hispanic students from remaining in STEM and graduating with a STEM degree?
Dr. Elsa Q. Villa
|Panel — Industry: The Gap into Employment
What are the issues affecting Hispanic student work readiness for STEM careers?
|Technology Plus: Supplementing Classroom Education
How can computers assist students’ comprehension of classroom material?
Dr. K. Andrew Parker
|Using Social Media to Build STEM Community
How has/could social media been used to build learning communities in STEM education,
and how it can be used to enhance access and learning at urban commuter schools?
Dr. Renetta Tull
Dr. Matthew K. Gold
|Experiential Learning and MakerSpaces
How has project-based learning been leveraged to increase student learning and workforce readiness?
Dr. Mohamed Haroun
|Research Experiences and Internships:
How can students gain additional skills outside of the classroom?
Dr. Reza Khanbilvardi
Dr. Manuel Jiménez
|Importance of Assessment in Interventions
Dr. Dawn Horton
| Conference Dinner
Dr. Jim Lewis