A Ganders Lecture Series and Syracuse Symposium “Landscapes” Event
Interactive makerspaces and digital technologies can be generative and empowering spaces for minoritized youth to use STEM- and STEAM-based knowledge for creative expression, to foster community and belonging, and as a means to collectively work on “problems worth solving” (Tan, 2017).
Join for interactive demons ofcurrent research and creative projects engaging local CNY youth, Syracuse University students, and beyond.
Includes a talk with:
- Edna Tan, Ph.D., Hooks Distinguished Professor of STEM Education, University of North Carolina at Greensboro
And a panel discussion where Tan will be joined by:
- Silvie Huang, Ph.D., Associate Professor of instructional and educational technology in the School of Education
- Nick Piato, Program Coordinator for the HEOP/Trio SSS SENSES Lab Project
- James Haywood Rolling Jr, Ed.D. (moderator), Professor of arts education in the School of Education
Followed by a reception with light refreshments and a live student DJ!
The Ganders Lecture Series memorializes Harry S. Ganders, the School of Education’s first dean, and his wife, Elva. The lecture was established by the Ganders’ daughters and is also supported by alumni and other contributions to the Harry S. and Elva K. Ganders Memorial Fund. Supported by the Syracuse University Humanities Center Syracuse Symposium event series, under the 2023-24 “Landscapes” theme.
This event was first published on July 19, 2023 and last updated on September 15, 2023.
- Open to
- Humanities Center
- School of Education
- Contact School of Education to request additional accommodations
- Free parking available in the University Avenue North and South lots.