|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.
October 9: Physics Open Night - "Spin Crisis: What do we know now" (Dr. Abhay Deshpande)
October 16: Living World Open Night - "Coastal Ocean Acidification" (Dr. Christopher Gobler)
October 23: Geology Open Night - "Deciphering the Climate History of Mars through the Mineralogic Record" (Dr. Deanne Rogers)