Join us via Zoom for a STEMinar on October 27 from 12 -1 PM as Dr. Ken Griffith discusses how to transfer scientific knowledge to a non-scientific audience. He will discuss his conceptualization and design of a course entitled "The Math and Science of COVID-19".
STEM Center for Outreach, Research & Education (STEM CORE)
STEM CORE Member Dr. Thomas Kupfer is awarded NSF Grant including creative Broader Impacts portion designed with STEM CORE.
Dr. Higgins receives LSAMP grant which will focus on increasing transfers and persistence of undergraduate STEM students. More information can be found on the Daily Toreador article discussing the award.
Dr. Naima Moustaid-Moussa's USDA proposal focused on increasing diversity in the food and nutrition workforce was funded allowing opportunities for undergraduate research in STEM fields.
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The mission of STEM CORE is to integrate and deepen the impact of STEM education, outreach, and research at Texas Tech University and beyond.
Currently, STEM CORE's mission and activities align with the three university's primary, comprehensive areas of focus in the strategic plan: 1) Enable innovative research and creative activities; 2) Transform lives and communities through strategic outreach and engaged scholarship; and 3) Provide support mechanisms for educating and empowering a diverse student body.
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Meet the STEM CORE Directors
STEM CORE is directed by a staff director and STEM-area TTU faculty members with various specializations as Associate Directors. Meet the current Director and Associate Directors:
- Raegan Higgins, College of Arts & Sciences
- Nancy McIntyre, College of Arts & Sciences
- Jessica Spott, STEM CORE Director
- Elizabeth Trejos-Castillo, College of Human Sciences
- Annette Hernandez Uddameri, Whitacre College of Engineering
- Jill White, CISER, College of Education
- Joey Young, College of Agricultural Sciences & Natural Resources