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Community Colleges in the Evolving STEM Education Landscape: A Summit

December 15, 2011

Summit Agenda

Commissioned Papers

Background Resources

More Information about the summit



Welcome and Introductions



Jay Labov, NAS
Toby Horn, Carnegie Academy for Science Education
Barbara Olds, NSF
George Boggs, NAS Committee Chair


Community college opportunities and challenges in STEM



Jane Oates, U.S. Department of Labor
Eric Bettinger, Stanford University


Key Issues in Realizing the Potential of Community Colleges



Becky Wai-Ling Packard, Mount Holyoke
Debra Bragg, University of Illinois
Alicia Dowd, University of Southern California



Keynote Address: Expanding Minority Participation in Undergraduate STEM



Harvey Fineberg, Institute of Medicine
Freeman Hrabowski, University of Maryland


Breakout Groups



George Boggs, Committee Chair


Closing Remarks



Committee members' reflections
Martha J. Kanter, U.S. Department of Education
V. Celeste Carter, National Science Foundation




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