CIITN Conference 2001
The University of Missouri-Columbia
Friday - Sunday, September 21 - 23, 2001.
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"The 'Chemistry is in the News' Project"


Materials


CHEMISTRY IS IN THE NEWS - Taxonomy and Implementation of News Media Based Learning Activities. A manuscript (in pdf format) providing an overview, a description of the gaols and of an implementation of the "Chemistry is in the News" project.

STUDENT-ASSISTED TEACHING - A Guide to Faculty-Student Teamwork
Judith E. Miller, James E. Groccia, and Marilyn S. Miller, Editors. Anker Publishing Company: Jaffrey, NH 03452-0390. 256 pp, ISBN 1-882982-42-8. Visit the Anker web site profiling this Monograph by Miller, Groccia and Miller. A copy of this book will be provided to all conference participants free of charge.

USING NATIONAL NEWSPAPERS IN THE COLLEGE CLASSROOM - Resources to Improve Teaching and Learning
Steven R. Knowlton, Betsy, O. Barefoot, Editors. National Resource Center for The First-Year Experience & Students in Transition: Monograph Series, Vol. 28, University of South Carolina, 1999. ISBN 1-889271-29-2.



The CIITN 2001 Conference is made possible by a grant from The Camille & Henry Dreyfus Foundation and matching funds generously provided by the PRIME Fund of the University of Missouri and the MU Department of Chemistry. We thank The New York Times for the donation of Monograph 28 to all conference participants.