UT-NIMBioS STEM Alliance Workshop:
Transitions for STEM Students with Disabilities
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.
Parking and dinner were provided.
The Workshop was streamed live.
A live chat took place via Twitter with the hashtag #diverseWS.
A playlist of online presentation videos will be available soon.
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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