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Day 1 – Friday, September 15

12:00         ——- Registration Opens

1:00-4:00   ——- Professional Development (Parallel sessions)

  • Science Through Story: Strategies for science communication adapted from film development – Sara ElShafie
  • Yes, and..Creating New Performances for Success – Marian Rich  
  • Whose idea is it anyway? – Nancy Watt and Carolyn Sealfon   

4:00-6:00   ——- ( Break )

6:00            ——- Reception

6:45            ——- Welcome Address – Raquell Holmes

7:30            ——- LIVE: Living Improv Experiment

Day 2 – Saturday, September 16

8:30-9:00     ——- Coffee & Snacks

9:00-10:30   —— Parallel Tracks

10-minute talks I
  • Plane-Spotting at the Tropicana: Making Connections in a Research-Based Art Practice – Benjamin Bray
  • Collaborative exhibitions: Insights into cutting-edge research through the visual arts – Sara Grady
  • Intersections of Physics and Performance for Physicists of Color – Simone Hyater-Adams
  • Behind the scenes at Curiosity: A web series capturing the making of a scientist –  Sunada Prabhu-Gaunkar
  • Computing and Cultural History: A Dialogue – George Thiruvathukal and David B. Dennis 
Interactive Session
Foundations I – A performatory approach to teaching, learning and technology – Jim Martinez

10:30-10:40 —— ( Break )

10:40-12:10 —— Parallel Tracks

10-minute talks II
  • Mentoring Sessions at Minority Serving Institutions: Sharing Research Career Experiences with Undergraduate Students – Sofya Borinskaya
  • Writing Science for Your Audience – Andrea Gwosdow
  • STEAM Summer Camp: Service-Learning Project in The Gambia, West Africa – Nadeene Riddick
  • Bridging the Divide – Nancy Watt
Interactive Sessions
  • Unpacking Unconscious BiasFeldman Ornato
  • The Art of Scientific Storytelling: Transform Your Science through Narrative Craft – Rafael Luna
Interactive Session
Sharing Your StoryNeil Bardhan

12:10-1:00 ——- Lunch: Ordering in as a group and individuals pay their own way

1:00-2:30   ——- Parallel Tracks

10-minute talks III
  • Science on the Stage: How Science Plays Are Building Interdisciplinary Bridges in the Classroom and On-Stage – Denise Gillman
  • Creating a collaborative community of independent scholars at the Ronin Institute – Alexander Lancaster
  • Talk Science to Me: A Case Study Across Bill Nye’s Audiences – Annabelle Lolinco
  • Science (as) Culture: A multi-disciplinary highly participatory discussion format for community based scientific learning and doing – Shane Mayack
  • A Physicists Perspective on Performance Based Training for Scientists: “How can you have an opinion about the right answer?” – Nicholas Gross
Interactive Sessions <Location>
  • STEM from Dance -Emma Shockley
  • Shine– Beth Osnes

 

2:30-2:40   ——- Break

2:45-3:55   ——- Share Faire

  • Teaching Science in Unconventional Settings – Andrea Gwosdow
  • Launching History Communication: Lessons from a Multidisciplinary Approach – Eric Olson and Jason Steinhauer
  • Storytelling for STEM with ConnectAnd Improv – Ellen Feldman Ornato
  • (Cancelled) Heroic ImprovMary Tyszkiewicz
  • Building Community Science: Unscripted Science Explorations – Raquell Holmes
  • Change Student Attitudes toward IT – Anu Gokhale
  • Serious Play for Cross-Disciplinary Science – Camilla Jensen
  • Color & Children – Maria Battor

3:55-4:05   ——- ( Break )

4:05-5:35   ——- Parallel Tracks

Interactive Sessions
  • Improvisational GamesCarolyn Kroehler
  • Better version of you – Mia Anderson

 

Interactive Session
Integrated EducationEric Olson

5:35-5:45   ——- ( Break )

5:45-6:45   ——- Keynote Address – Hooray for Hollywood Science!  Ann Merchant

6:45-8:00   ——- Dinner (self organized groups)

8:00            ——- Suggested activity: View from a Bridge

 

Day 3 – Sunday, September 17

8:30-9:00     ——- Coffee & Snacks

9:00-10:00   ——- Invited Plenary – How Do You Know? Tom Rudin

10:00-10:10 ——- ( Break )

10:10-11:40 ——- Interactive sessions

  • Fusion Science Theater – Holly Walter Kerby    <Location>
  • Stage Chemistry – Anna Gelman    <Location>

11:40-11:50 ——- ( Break )

11:50-1:15   ——- Finale & Wrap-up

1:15              ——- Post-CESTEMER Socializing