|Kathleen Rocklein, M.A.|
|Director, Chemistry Teaching Laboratory|
M.A. Liberal Arts, Stony Brook University
Kathy Rocklein is an instructor for the Chemistry Teaching Laboratory. For thirty four years, she taught all levels of chemistry at Ward Melville High School. While at Ward Melville, she was a teacher mentor, ran Peer Review Sessions, held monthly workshops for new secondary teachers, and coached the Science Olympiad Team. She is a member of the New York State Biology and Chemistry Professional Development Network. This organization learns the latest teaching techniques and performs workshops to teach these new methods to educators throughout the state.
April 18: Geology Open Night: Mineral Dust - Its Importance in Climate and Human Health (Dr. Martin Schoonen)
April 25: Living World Open Night: Earthstock Plenary Lecture - Shale Gas: The Wrong Energy Choice for the 21st Century (Dr. Robert Howarth)