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2012 STEP Grantees Meeting

The dates for "STEP 2012" and for the third-year reviews are as follows:

Wednesday, March 14   -- Third-year reviews (~9:00AM to 5:00PM); Pre-Conference STEP Leadership Session (6:30PM to 9:00PM; by invitation)

Thursday, March 15 & Friday, March 16  -- STEP 2012 (meeting will end by noon on Friday)

Plenary speakers will be Dr. Saundra McGuire and Dr. Nicole Smith.

Dr. McGuire is Professor of Chemistry and Assistant Vice Chancellor for Learning, Teaching and Retention at Louisiana State University.  Dr. Smith is a Senior Economist at the Georgetown University Center on Education and the Workforce (CEW) where she leads the Center's econometric and methodological work. She is co-author of a recent CEW report on the STEM workforce.

The meeting registration site includes the complete agenda, description of breakout sessions, and instructions for abstract submission and poster preparation.


Marriott Crystal Gateway
1700 Jefferson Davis Highway
Arlington, VA 22202

REGISTER Through the meeting registration website.

Please do not contact the hotel directly.