CEO Forums and Socials

CEO is working to bring together educators, practitioners, and researchers who share a common interest in STEM education and outreach. CEO forums are held monthly from September through May (with a break in January). Forums are open to all. CEO also hosts social events at local venues. Due to COVID social distancing requirements, forums will be held virtually and socials have been suspended until further notice.

CEO Forums, Fall 2020

VIRTUAL EVENT | Tuesday, Oct 13, 12:00 – 1:30 pm | Outreach & Engagement in a Time of Distancing. This forum will highlight examples, best practices, and lessons learned from the past 6 months of adapting in-person programs to distance-based outreach and engagement with K-12 learners. The session will include a blended panel presentation plus Q & A. ModeratorFaith M. Dukes, PhD, Manager of K-12 STEM Education Programs, Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory. Panelists: Courtenay Carr Heuer, Executive Director, Scientific Adventures for Girls; Anne Sawiris, Site Director, SMASH Berkeley; Tyler Chuck, Senior Outreach & Engagement Manager, Community Resources for Science. Registration info will be sent via the CEO listserv.

VIRTUAL EVENT | Thursday, Sept 3, 12:00 – 1:30 pm | Belonging and inclusion: improving Berkeley Chemistry’s academic climate. Leaders in Berkeley’s Department of Chemistry discuss collaborative, data-driven efforts to improve academic climate and sense of belonging. Speakers. Chrissy Stachl, Ph.D. Candidate in the Department of Chemistry; Matt Francis, Department of Chemistry Chair and Professor of Chemistry; Anne Baranger, Director of Undergraduate Chemistry and Teaching Professor of Chemistry. Moderator: Monica Albe, Graduate Student Services Advisor for the Department of Integrative & the Endocrinology Graduate Group. Co-presented by the Department of Chemistry and CEO. This event was recorded and will be available on the CEO YouTube Channel.


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CEO Events Archive (2017-2020)

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