The American Chemical Society (ACS), the SENCER Centers of Innovation Southwest and South, and Bellhaven University welcome you to Jackson, Mississippi and to our symposium with a theme of STEM Education in Mississippi: Issues and Innovations. Throughout a full-day of activities, we will focus on use of innovative and proven pedagogy to reduce barriers to learning, student success, and retention. Presenters include educators and administrators from throughout the country. 

We look forward to seeing you at Belhaven’s Kim Center -- Friday, September 29, 2017! Remember to REGISTER so we know how many meals to prepare!

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Nasrin Kohan

Texas Woman’s University
Associate Professor
Denton, TX
Dr. Nasrin Mirsaleh-Kohan received her Ph.D. in Physics from the University of Tennessee.  Dr. Kohan is a associate professor at Texas Woman’s University (TWU), Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry. She teaches algebra-based physics and calculus-based physics. Her research interests include surface-enhanced Raman scattering, interaction of anticancer drugs with DNA, negative ions, radiation damage to DNA and science education.

Dr. Kohan is a SENCER Leadership Fellow and also co-advisor for the KEM Club (Kappa Epsilon Mu), TWU's student chapter of the American Chemical Society. She has incorporated various civic engagement activities in KEM club such as the Thanksgiving food drive and Calculate it Forward. As of February 2017, Nasrin is also a Co-Director of SCI-Southwest at TWU, helping to convey the mission of SENCER in the Southwest region.