Discovery Learning Research Center

DLRC Showcase & Symposium

Discovery Learning Research Center

Advancing research that revolutionizes learning

Showcase & Symposium

February 22, 2011
To view the presentations, please click on the appropriate presentor below.

PMU East/West Faculty Lounges

Lunch and presentation (warm buffet lunch provided)

Remarks by Dr. Richard Buckius, Vice President for Research

Remarks by Dr. Gabriela Weaver, Director of the Discovery Learning Research Center
DLR Building, Room 131 and Atrium


Opening remarks

Growing Your Research Capacity and Broader Impacts 
Dr. Alan Rebar, Senior Associate Vice President for Research and Executive Director of Discovery Park
Paradigms for Partnering on Grants:







NIH Cancer Prevention Internship Program 
Dr. Dorothy Teegarden, Professor, Foods and Nutrition 
Amy Childress, DLRC Project Coordinator

Dr. Monica Cox, Assistant Professor, Engineering Education 
Willie Burgess, DLRC Managing Director

NSF MSP: Science and Learning through Engineering Design 
Dr. Keith Bowman, Head and Professor, School of Materials Engineering

NIH SEPA Grant: Fat Dogs and Coughing Horses 
Dr. Sandy Amass, Professor of Veterinary Clinical Sciences and Associate Dean of Engagement, School of Veterinary Medicine

NSF Innovation through Institutional Integration 
Dr. Gabriela Weaver, Director of the Discovery Learning Research Center

Breakout Sessions - A closer look at Funding Opportunities 
  • HHMI in DLR 131 
    Dr. Kari Clase, Associate Professor, Industrial Technology 
    Willie Burgess, DLRC Managing Director
  • NSF in DLR 143A 
    H. Christine King, Director of Research Development Services, Office of the Vice President for Research
  • NIH in DLR 143B 
    Dr. Perry Kirkham, Project Coordinator, Office of the Vice President for Research
  • NSF TUES (CCLI) Program in DLR 221 
    Dr. Nancy Pelaez, Associate Professor, Biological Sciences

Cocktail Reception and Poster Session

Thank you to all who attended the DLRC Showcase & Symposium. 
We look forward to seeing you again next year.


Discovery Learning Research Center
207 South Martin Jischke Drive, Suite 203
West Lafayette , IN 47907-1791

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