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UT-NIMBioS STEM Alliance Workshop:

Transitions for STEM Students with Disabilities

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Date: November 28, 2017, 4:45–8 p.m.

Location: NIMBioS, 206 Claxton Building, University of Tennessee, Knoxville

The UT-NIMBioS STEM Alliance hosted a workshop for high school and college educators to share their experiences in efforts to transition students with disabilities in STEM disciplines from high school to college.

  • Tamara Massey-Garrett, Program Manager, Center for Disability Services, Auburn University at Montgomery, discussed issues facing STEM students with disabilities.
  • UT Student Disabilities Services gave an overview of the services available to UT students.
  • Internships and professional development activities for students were discussed.

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Workshop Agenda

Presentation Slides:

Live-stream icon. Live Stream. The Workshop was streamed live. A live chat took place via Twitter with the hashtag #diverseWS.

Playlist of online videos

The UT-NIMBioS STEM Alliance for Persons with Disabilities is sponsored by the National Science Foundation with additional support from The University of Tennessee, Knoxville.

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