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Undergrad Researchers Present Posters at Research Symposium

On Saturday, November 2nd, CIRCLE Undergraduate Researchers J.D. Young and Neil Vuppala presented data from projects they have been working on with CIRCLE staff at WashU's Undergraduate Research Symposium. J.D.'s research focused on qualitative analysis of students' social belonging in introductory STEM courses, and Neil's research looked at performance data related to concept-learning in introductory […]

Inclusive Advising Workshop Follow-Up

  On Sept. 25, a day-long workshop was presented by nationally recognized social justice expert, Dr. Kathy Obear. Dr. Obear is the founder and president of The Center for Transformation and Change, author of three books, and consultant to hundreds of universities, human services organizations, and corporations. Dr. Obear has over 30 years of experience specializing […]

Speaker Series October Event Follow-Up

Our October 2019 speaker was Dr. Jennifer Knight from the University of Colorado-Boulder. Dr. Knight's talk was titled: "Understanding Students' In-Class Experiences Can Help Shape Effective Instructional Practices." Over 30 interested faculty and staff attended the event; and Dr. Knight also met with departmental groups of faculty from Chemistry, Biology, Physics, Psychology, and Math over […]