Outreach Projects by Faculty Member

Anthropology

Faculty Member Contact Info STEM Outreach Work

Gwen Robbins Schug
828-262-7505
robbinsgm@appstate.edu
  • Forensic Anthropology summer camp for high school students
  • First Lego League Robotics advisor
  • Guest lecturer at schools (topics include skeletal system and evolution)
  • Community science events particpant

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Biology

Faculty Member Contact Info STEM Outreach Work

Andrew Bellemer
828-262-6923
bellemerac@appstate.edu
  • K-12 Outreach and Programming
  • Outreach Topics: Genetics, Neuroscience, Genetic Engineering, Molecular Biology
  • Facilities and Laboratory Tours

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Laura England
828-262-7237
englandle@appstate.edu
  • Outreach Coordinator for Southern Appalachian Environmental Research & Education Group
  • K12 Outreach topics: environmental education, watershed science, stream ecology
  • Hosts environmental education workshop series for...
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Jennifer Geib
828-262-2174
geibjc@appstate.edu
  • Expertise: Ecology/ population biology
  • Science teacher education
  • Teacher professional development
  • Adolescent disciplinary literacy (ELLMSS Program)
  • History, nature and philosophy of science
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Andrew Jenkins
828-262-7875
jenkinsap@appstate.edu
  • Expertise: Botany, plant taxonomy and plant identification
  • Teacher workshops (Environmental Research & Education Group)
  • Community workshops and events (Blue Ridge Conservancy and State Parks)
  • North Carolina...
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Jerry Meyer
828-262-4025
meyerja@appstate.edu
  • Biology Greenhouse Manager
  • Greenhouse Community Outreach Coordinator
  • "High Country Gardening" Program Leader
  • NC Science Expo Presenter

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Kevin Oley
828-262-6635
oleykm@appstate.edu
  • Science program director and instructor at summer camps;
  • Biological consultant
  • Examples of workshop topics: MRSA, Jason Project
  • Community science events and classroom visits

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Marta Toran
617-378-8148
toranml@appstate.edu
  • Expertise: Biology, Science Education
  • Secondary Science Education- Teacher Preparation
  • Middle and elementary school science outreach (classroom visits, resources, etc.)
  • STEM @AppState website
  • Community...
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Shea Tuberty
828-262-6857
tubertysr@appstate.edu
  • Community Science Events
  • Classroom Visits (Topics include: stream ecology and mammalian biology)
  • Guest Lectures (e.g. Appalachian Lifelong Learners, Audubon Society, Trout Unlimited)
  • Science Fair Judge
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Chemistry

Faculty Member Contact Info STEM Outreach Work

Mike Hambourger
828-262-2759
hambourgerms@appstate.edu
  • Expertise: Chemistry, Photochemical reactions, Catalysts, Photosynthesis.
  • Classroom visits
  • Chemistry Demo shows
  • NC Science Expo presenter
  • Community science events
  • Science Fair Judge
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