stem teacher workshop

The 2024 Besta Nanobio Teachers Workshop, organized by Dr. Komal Vig, was held on June 6th, 2024 at Alabama State University’s Life Sciences Building. This all-day workshop targeted science teachers from the River Region and participants of ASU’s Camps REU (Research Experiences for Undergraduates) and MEISP (Minority Excellence in Science Program).

Key Highlights

Plasma Demonstration by Dr. Saikat Chakraborty Thakur

A demonstration was given by Auburn University Physics Professor Dr. Saikat Chakraborty Thakur. He showcased the effects of plasma, providing an engaging and educational experience for the attendees. His audience included students from Montgomery’s Loveless Academic Magnet Program (LAMP) High School.

Purpose and Audience

The workshop aimed to enhance the teaching skills of science educators and to inspire and educate the attendees about the latest advancements in nanobiotechnology. The event brought together educators and students, fostering a collaborative learning environment