Performance, Science and Science Education

Performance, Science and Science Education January 4-6th, 2012 bringing together diverse groupings of people is a hallmark of dr. holmes work. in january 2012, she convened a meeting on performance, science and science education as part of her NSF funded improvisational theater for computing scientists project at university of connecticut health center. this meeting had professionals and students from around the country who are creating new daily performances (day to day life experiences) in and about science research and education. new performances include undergraduate students learning the skills and practice of research scientists, inclusion of theater and performing arts practices in formal and informal educational settings and building research groups which foster both professional and personal development. to learn more about the event, visit the event pages Cultivating Ensembles in STEM Education and Research and facebook.