College Announcements: May 12, 2021

May 11, 2021

Cunningham to monitor virtual science education event

Christine Cunningham, professor of practice of education and engineering, and a member of the National Assessment Governing Board, will be a moderator for a virtual event at 1 p.m. May 25 with discussion and analysis of the 2019 National Assessment of Educational Progress (NAEP) Science results for grades four, eight and 12.

The virtual release will feature the 2019 NAEP results and additional science-related findings from the National Center for Education Statistics (NCES) and questions from leaders in the science education field answered by Cunningham and Cary Sneider, a Governing Board alumnus. Their answers and discussion will highlight what the results mean for science education and America’s students. Register here.

Registration open for We Are Weekend

Registration is open for We Are Weekend, which will be held entirely online from June 14-18.

We Are Weekend is one of the Penn State Alumni Association’s marquee events, and all individual events taking place within the weekend are free and open to all Penn Staters.

For this year, We Are Weekend is being extended to a week to offer Penn Staters additional online options that match their schedules and preferences. Register here.

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Last Updated June 02, 2021