STELAR ITEST PI & Evaluator Summit 2016: Making Connections to Broaden Participation in STEM

STELAR ITEST PI & Evaluator Summit 2016: Making Connections to Broaden Participation in STEM

Monday, May 2, 2016

The STELAR ITEST PI & Evaluator Summit was held on Monday and Tuesday, May 2-3, 2016, at the Westin Arlington Gateway in Arlington, VA. The Summit was an opportunity for ITEST Principal Investigators (PIs) and evaluators to come together and share successes, challenges, and lessons learned from the ITEST program. More than 150 people attended the Summit, representing 80 ITEST projects.

Event hashtags used during the Summit: #ITEST #stelar2016 - view the Storify below! Tweets about the event reached approximately 30,000 unique Twitter users and generated over 63,000 Twitter impressions.

Online Conference Program

Plenary by Dr. Valerie Purdie-Vaughns, Associate Professor, Columbia University
The science of “small things”: Psychological interventions to reduce racial achievement gaps in STEM - presentation slides

Plenary by Dr. Richard Ladner, Professor in Computer Science and Engineering, University of Washington
Accessibility in STEM - presentation slides

NSF Town Hall featuring David Haury, Evan Heit, Arlene de Strulle, Rob Ochsendorf, and Tasha Inniss
Presentation slides

Plenary Flash Talk presentations
Evaluation: Karen Peterman & Tandra Tyler Wood, Carol Engelmann
Partnerships: Janet Beissinger, Francis Quek, Ardice Hartry, Clarke Hill
STELAR: Carrie Parker
Recordings (coming soon!)

Poster Session Images

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Event Details

Start and End Dates: 

Monday, May 2, 2016 - 7:30am to Tuesday, May 3, 2016 - 4:00pm
Unlimited slots left.




Westin Arlington Gateway


801 N. Glebe Rd. Arlington, VA 22203

Registration Open Date: 

Friday, March 4, 2016

Registration Close Date: 

Friday, April 8, 2016

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