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Friday, August 21 • 10:00am - 11:15am
SESSION 307 - It STEMs from Us: Engaging in Archival Outreach with Science, Technology, Engineering, and Math Students

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Is there a place for archives in STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering, and Math) education?  A panel of archivists and special collections librarians tackle this question and offer four examples of creative and instructive approaches in archival outreach to STEM students and educators.  The panelists share their experiences in K-12, university, and museum settings, and encourage a conversation among archivists, special collections librarians, and educators who are actively working to better serve STEM communities.

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Lindsay Anderberg

Interdisciplinary Science & Technology Librarian and Poly Archivist, Bern Dibner Library, New York University

Carie Chesarino

Archivist, State Archives of North Carolina
I am the head of government records description at the State Archives of North Carolina where I appraise state agency and county records for statewide historical value and supervise processing archivists. I work primarily with state agency and county records, but also supervise our... Read More →
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Rachel Howell

Curator of Books and Manuscripts, The Bakken Museum
A great new project at the Bakken involves the library and archives being used to help science teachers develop curriculum and teach literacy skills at the same time.
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Heather Stecklein

Director, UW-Stout Archives and Area Research Center, UW-Stout
Heather J. Stecklein has served as the Director of the UW-Stout Archives and Area Research Center for ten years. Previously, she administered audiovisual collections at Rush University Medical Center and Erie Neighborhood House in Chicago, Illinois and Presbyterian Homes in Evanston... Read More →

Friday August 21, 2015 10:00am - 11:15am EDT
Room 22 Cleveland Convention Center, 300 Lakeside Avenue, Cleveland, OH 44114

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