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

Regional Meeting: SCI-Midwest Spring 2019 Meeting
Host: Roosevelt University, Schaumberg Campus
Date: April 5, 2019
Title: Innovation and Collaboration in STEM Education
For program information and registration go to: https://ncsce.wildapricot.org/event-3246494

Regional Meeting: SCI-Mid-Atlantic Spring 2019 Meeting
The SENCER MidAtlantic Regional Meeting is being hosted by the New School with the exciting theme of STEM, Humanities and Social Justice. Proposals for posters, workshops, presentations are all welcome, particularly those from non-STEM disciplines and we shall be highlighting some of the exciting work being done at the New School. Deadline for submissions is Feb 8th. Please save the date - April 5th!! Please RSVP here  Program information: https://goo.gl/wB1kbM

2019 SENCER Summer Institute
Host: Case Western Reserve University
Date: August 1-4, 2019
Location: Cleveland, Ohio

For information and registration, go to the SSI page here


Contact Us

NCSCE's offices are located at:
1015 15th Street NW
Suite 600
Washington, DC 20005

Phone (202) 483-4600

If you are mailing meeting payments to NCSCE, please mail them to:
Department of Technology and Society
Stony Brook University
Stony Brook, New York 11794-4404