Conferences & Meetings

Transforming STEM Higher Education

A Network for Academic Renewal Conference
November 6-8, 2014
Atlanta, Georgia
Register by September 24 for best conference rates.

The Association of American Colleges and Universities and Project Kaleidoscope invite you to attend the Transforming STEM Higher Education Conference. The conference will address both the importance of increasing the number of STEM baccalaureate degree earners who master complex STEM content and competencies and also the importance of enhancing STEM literacy for all students. To these ends, the conference will strategically address several dimensions of STEM higher education reform, including innovative and effective approaches to undergraduate STEM teaching and learning; strategies for measurement and evaluation; inclusive excellence; faculty professional development; and advancement of effective institutional change strategies.

Learn more about this conference and register online. See also conference highlights.

For more information, please call 202.387.3760, or write to Siah Annand at network@aacu.org.


Scholarship of Teaching and Learning (SoTL) Commons Conference

March 25-27, 2015
Coastal Georgia Center, Savannah, GA

The conference brings together people engaging in SoTL and anyone wanting to improve student learning outcomes in higher education today. The conference epitomizes that college teaching is intellectual work that is enhanced both by disciplinary scholarship and the scholarship on teaching the disciplines. The conference will include several tracks: teaching with technology; online learning; assessment of student learning; academic and professional development; learning theories and pedagogy and student led SoTL research.

You can find more information about the conference on

  1. the conference website http://academics.georgiasouthern.edu/ce/conferences/sotlcommons/
  2. Facebook https://www.facebook.com/sotlcommons
  3. Twitter: https://twitter.com/sotlcommons

To register for the conference, go to http://academics.georgiasouthern.edu/ce/conferences/sotlcommons/sotlregistration/

If you have questions, please do not hesitate to contact
Dr. Diana Sturges
Conference Chair
sotlcommons@georgiasouthern.edu