Opportunity for STEM Educators: NSF-CCLI Grant provides support for faculty to attend the Annual Institute

As part of a Phase 2 "Course, Curriculum, and Laboratory Improvement" grant from the National Science Foundation, applications are being accepted for supported participation in the Science Track at the 12th Annual "Reacting to the Past" Institute at Barnard College, June 7-10, 2012. 

Registration, campus lodging, and a partial travel reimbursement fund will be provided for ~20 STEM faculty accepted to participate in the science track of the conference. This track will include the following games:

  • The Trial of Galileo: Aristotelianism, the "New Cosmology," and the Catholic Church, 1616-33 (Thursday, June 7 - Friday, June 8)
  • New Chapter-Length Games: "The Pluto Debate, 1999-2006"  and "Climate Change in Copenhagen 2009" (Saturday, June 9 - Sunday, June 10)

The application deadline is March 31, 2012.  Recipients of NSF support will be notified by April 15, 2012. Questions can be directed to Tony Crider (acrider@elon.edu).

Learn more about the current chapter-length science games in development.

Click here for further details about the Annual Institute at Barnard College.