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GSTCA Symposium

The fourth annual Graduate Student Teachers of Central Arkansas (GSTCA) Symposium will be held on Tuesday, May 19, 2015 from 9 am-2:30 pm in Rayford Auditorium (Biomed 2). The program was designed to provide teaching and career information for students interested in teaching at the undergraduate or graduate level. There is no fee to attend, but registration is required.  Lunch will be provided for registered attendees.

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9:00-9:10 am
Welcome
GSTCA Student Leaders
Robert E. McGehee, Ph.D., Dean, UAMS Graduate School

9:10-10:00 am
Beyond Learning Management Systems, Engaging Today’s Students with Multiple Media
Dr. Ruth Eudy, Associate Professor, Fay W. Boozman College of Public Health, UAMS

10:00-10:50 am
Prezi
Heather Smith, Associate Professor and Director, Student Success Center, UAMS

10:50-11:00 am
Break

11:00-11:50 am
Teaching at a Traditional Undergraduate Institution
Kari Naylor, Ph.D., Assistant Professor, Department of Biology, University of Central Arkansas

11:50 am-12:30 pm
Lunch 

12:30-2:30 pm
Using Liberating Structures to Promote Class Engagement, Reflection and Problem Solving
Marie Lindquist
, Instructor and Director of Field Service Education, University of Arkansas Clinton School of Public Service
Leah Dawson, Ph.D. Candidate, Health Promotion and Prevention Research, UAMS