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Backyard STEM Teacher Enrichment Training - Registration is open

STEM - Environmental Focus

Wednesday, December 11, 2019

9:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.

Backyard STEM is a professional development opportunity offered by UT Extension and Agricenter International for all formal and non-formal teachers to fill their tool box with hands-on science lessons that can enrich classroom presentations. 

Instructors for the day:

Dr. Jennifer DeBruyn, UT Knoxville, who specializes in Microbial ecology. Her current research project areas are Biodegradation of plastics, decomposition of carcasses/cadavers, N cycling in terrestrial; and aquatic environments and insect mircrobiomes.

Dr. Andrea Ludwig, UT Knoxville, who specializes in Watershed science and management. Her responsibilities are Stormwater management,  Stream and Wetland Restoration and Non-Point Source Pollutant Fate and Transport. She is a ecological engineer who works in areas of stream restoration and watershed management.

Lunch will be provided. Maximum 30 registrants.

Agricenter International
7777 Walnut Grove; Memphis, TN 38120

Building C - Banquet Room

For further information please contact: Melisa Knirr

mknirr@agricenter.org or 901-435-7112

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