BLOOMINGTON, Ill. — Illinois Wesleyan University students will present with their peers from Illinois State University and Heartland Community College at the inaugural NexSTEM Research Poster Symposium on Saturday, March 28, 2020 from 9 a.m. - 12 p.m.
Presentations will take place in the Merwin Gallery located in the Joyce Eichhorn Ames School of Art Building (6 Ames Pl W, Bloomington). Research topics include “Development of a Thermoelectric Microscope,” “Effects of Social Interactions on Stroke Rehabilitation,” “Surficial Geologic Maps of Heyworth & Funks Grove Quadrangles,” and “Drivers for Retention in Information Technology,” among others.
Funded by the National Science Foundation (NSF S-STEM Award 1742224), NexSTEM is a unique collaboration between Illinois Wesleyan University, Illinois State University, and Heartland Community College. The program fosters the next generation of STEM (science, technology, engineering, and math) leaders by providing scholarships, research experiences, and mentoring for high achieving central Illinois students who .
The research symposium features the first cohort of the program, with NexSTEM scholars from all three colleges presenting their first year’s STEM research for the community.
The event is free and open to the public. Attendees should RSVP to Sheri Glowinski at email@example.com国产偷拍视频 by March 23, 2020, as the event is lightly catered. For more information about the NexSTEM program, visit .
By Vi Kakares ’20