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Laviska, David A.; Stephen, Keisha; Sparks, Sarah M.; Pelczar, Elizabeth M.; Spink, Robert; Goldman, Alan S.  Building a bridge between high school education and CENTC research: An interactive program for integrated outreach, mentoring, and education on greenhouse gases and global warming.    Abstracts of Papers, 237th ACS National Meeting, Salt Lake City, UT, United States, March 22-26, 2009.



Laviska, David A.; Stephen, Keisha; Sparks, Sarah M.; Pelczar, Elizabeth M.; Spink, Robert; Goldman, Alan S.  Designing outreach curricula to focus on mentoring high school students: The relationship between greenhouse gases and global warming.    Abstracts of Papers, 237th ACS National Meeting, Salt Lake City, UT, United States, March 22-26, 2009.



Laviska, David A.; Sparks, Sarah M.; Stephen, Keisha; Goldman, Alan S.  Evolution of an innovative university-to-high school outreach program: The importance of mentoring in encouraging students to think about careers in chemistry.    Abstracts of Papers, 238th ACS National Meeting, Washington, DC, United States, August 16-20, 2009.



  1. Laviska, David A.; Sparks, Sarah M.; Goldman, Alan S.  Introducing the LEEDAR program, learning enhanced through experimental design and analysis with Rutgers: Giving high school students some insight into what it means to be a scientist.    Abstracts of Papers, 240th ACS National Meeting, Boston, MA, United States, August 22-26, 2010.



  1. Laviska, David A.; Field, Kathleen D.; Goldman, Alan S.  Shedding light on a well-worn teaching paradigm: Asking students to think about how to design a successful experiment and watching them learn why research in chemistry is valuable, creative, and fun.  Abstracts of Papers, 243rd ACS National Meeting & Exposition, San Diego, CA, United States, March 25-29, 2012; American Chemical Society: Washington, DC, 2011; CHED-1641.



  1. Laviska, David A.; Field, Kathleen D.  An Exciting New Approach to Hands-On Learning in Your Classroom: Introducing the LEEDAR Program.  Proceedings of the 35th New Jersey Science Convention, Somerset, NJ, Oct 11-12, 2011. 



  1. Laviska, David A.; Field, Kathleen D.  An Exciting New Approach to Hands-On Learning in the Classroom: Introducing the LEEDAR Program. Seminar at Café Connect - Biology Teachers Association of New Jersey, Piscataway, NJ, Oct. 17, 2011.



  1. Laviska, David A.; Field, Kathleen D.; Goldman, Alan S. High school outreach beyond staged demonstrations: Benefits and pitfalls of introducing young students to the process of experimental design. Abstracts of Papers, 244th ACS National Meeting & Exposition, Philadelphia, PA, United States, August 19-23, 2012; American Chemical Society: Washington, DC, 2012.