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Pott College receives grant for STEM development

Shannon Hall

January 28, 2014

Indiana Governor Mike Pence awarded USI $835,138 through the Indiana STEM Teacher Recruitment Fund to create a program that will recruit Indiana STEM teachers. USI has more than 2,400 students majoring in either STEM disciplines or teacher education programs. “This is a first time we received...

A day in the life of a math instructor

Ariana Beedie

September 24, 2013

Over the 30 year span of teaching math, Robin Sermersheim developed a routine when starting her day at the office. She checks her emails, grades papers and prepares a lesson plan for the 9 a.m. pre-calculus class. “I like to get to class early so my students can get ready for class,” Sermershe...

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