Outreach and Teaching


  Teaching

  • Beavis, W.D., KA Meade. (Spring 2009, Fall 2011) Agron 513: Quantitative Methods for Agronomy, Online.
  • Beavis, W.D., T. Lubberstedt. (Spring 2011) Agron 523: Molecular Plant Breeding
  • Moore, K., KA Meade. (Spring 2010, Spring 2011) Agron 513: Quantitative Methods for Agronomy, Online.
  • Beavis, W.D., KR Lamkey. (Spring 2009, Spring 2011) Agron 621: Advanced Plant Breeding
  • Howard, R. - Lecturer (Fall 2008, Spring 2009) Stat 226: Introduction to Business Statistics
  • Newell, MA., F. Asoro - Teaching Assistants (Spring 2008): Introduction to Agronomy

Presentations and Publications

Newell MA. 2011. Outreach education - techniques to engage middle school students. Submitted to Journal of Curriculum and Pedagogy on 18 July 2011.

Newell MA, Meade K (April 2011). “Designing plants for food, fuel, and fiber,” hands-on presentation
given at the Program for Women in Science and Engineering ‘Taking the Road Less Traveled’
Conference, April 14, 2011, Iowa State University, Ames, Iowa, USA

Newell MA, Salas-Fernandez M (April 2010). “Designing plants for food, fuel, and fiber,” presentation
given at the Program for Women in Science and Engineering ‘Taking the Road Less Traveled’
Conference, April 8, 2010, Iowa State University, Ames, Iowa, USA.

Newell MA, Perez PT (October 2009). “Designing plants for food, fuel, and fiber,” presentation given at
the Program for Women in Science and Engineering ‘Taking the Road Less Traveled’ Conference,
October 21, 2009, Iowa State University, Ames, Iowa, USA.


  Fellowships in Teaching

  • Newell, MA. NSF-GK12 fellowship, June 2010 - May 2011, Iowa State University.

 

 Community Outreach

  • Kendra Meade - Girl Scout Leader (Spring 2010 - Present)
  • Mark Newell - Symbi Science Days outreach presenter of Super foods for super human strength, exposing students to research in plant breeding related to seed quality for human health, Des Moines Public Schools, Des Moines, Iowa, April 2011.
  • Mark Newell - Chair judge for middle school State Science and Technology Fair of Iowa, Iowa State University, Ames, Iowa, 2009 to 2011.
  • Mark Newell - Middle and high school judge for the State Science and Technology Fair of Iowa, Iowa State University, Ames, Iowa, 2008.

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