[CASCI Talk] “Reinventing Science Education through Virtual Worlds: Implications for Teacher Education”

Nov. 11 11 am – 12 pm 2116 Hornbake Bldg, South Wing Speaker: Diane Jass Ketelhut, Associate Professor, College of Education, University of Maryland College Park Abstract: The 21st century brings a change in what we value as expertise, but is the USA educational system responding to these new needs? Focusing on science education as …

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CASCI Talk: Carrots or Sticks for Staying Committed to Exercise

Monday, November 25th, 12pm-1pm 2116 Hornbake Building, South Wing Tracy Xiao Liu Assistant Professor, Department of Economics, School of Economics and Management, Tsinghua University Abstract: An emerging research area in behavioral economics focuses on incentives and commitment to health behavior. In this talk, Tracy Liu will talk about her work in applying methods from behavioral economics to …

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