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A list of faculty and staff in the Graduate School of Education's science and ecological teaching and programs.

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NSTA Conference 2014

Staff Nicole WeberScience in Education program director Nicole Weber and science faculty William Barowy and Michael Thibodeau will be presenting at the National Science Teachers Association conference in Boston on April 3-6. They will be presenting "The Mathematics of Bridging Design in STEM," and will also have a booth with ongoing science demonstrations. Read more...

Earthwatch Institute Projects

Faculty Susan RauchwerkFor the Earthwatch Institute, Susan Rauchwerk conducted scientific research around the world. Her Earthwatch projects include Live from the Field and the Classroom Earth Project.

Science Faculty Member Michael Thibodeau Wins Awards

Faculty Michael ThibodeauScience faculty member Michael Thibodeau is the recent recipient of two science awards. He received the University of Maine at Presque Isle's 2013 Distinguished Educator Award, which is presented to an alumnus/alumna who has received ongoing recognition as an outstanding educator.  He will also be inducted into the Massachusetts Hall of Fame for Science Educators, to honor his career in science education.

Coleen O'Connell Wins Maine Environmental Education Association Award

Coleen O'Connell The Maine Environmental Education Association has awarded its 2013 Eberhard Thiele Environmental Educator Award to Coleen O'Connell. Coleen, a resident of Belfast, Maine, was recognized for "her incredible contributions to furthering environmental education in Maine and New England for the past 27 years." Pictured: Coleen O'Connell (middle) with several other award winners.  Read more »