SENCER, the signature initiative of the National Center for Science & Civic Engagement, is a national project focused on empowering faculty and improving STEM teaching and learning by making connections to civic issues.

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Our community is made up of professionals, informal and formal educators, and administrators in K-12 and higher education institutions. Our network represents a broad range of disciplines and areas of focus.

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We publish guides to applying the SENCER approach in the classroom, research on teaching and learning, and model courses that highlight particularly successful SENCER curricula.

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Upcoming Meetings

National Meeting: 2018 Washington Symposium and Poster Session
Date: March 15-16, 2018
Location: Washington, DC

Regional Meeting: SENCER-KY Workshop
Host: KY Campus Compact
Date: March 24, 2018
Location: University of Louisville, Louisville, KY

Regional Meeting: SCI-Midwest Spring 2018 Meeting
Host: University of Wisconsin Whitewater
Date: April 14, 2018
Location: Whitewater Wisconsin

2018 SENCER Summer Institute
Host: Santa Clara University
Date: August 2-5, 2018
Location: Santa Clara, CA


Contact Us

NCSCE's offices are located at:
2000 P St NW
Suite 308
Washington, DC 20036

Phone (202) 483-4600