EVENTS

Southern Division Meeting

Event Information

Event Venue: 
Steamship Historical Society of America
Event Date: 
Sat, 03/24/2018

Join us for an exciting morning connecting chemistry and history on Saturday, 3/24/2018 at the Steamship Historical Society of America   2500 Post Road, Warwick, RI, led by SSHSA education coordinator Aimee Bachari.  PDPs/CEUs are available for participants.
 
Building on the extensive resources of the SSHSA, this program will introduce participants to incorporating historical data and real-world applications into chemistry and science teaching. Thermodynamics, solution chemistry, and the engineering design process will be featured. Participants will experience hands-on activities that can be incorporated into their secondary and post-secondary classrooms. An introduction to the SSHSA’s new educational website and a tour of their archives will also be included in the program. 
RSVP by 3/17 at bit.ly/Mar24Warwick or e-mail ckoutros@easton.k12.ma.us
 
Saturday, March 24, 2017
Steamship Historical Society of America
2500 Post Road, Warwick, RI

8:30 am Registration and coffee/refreshments
9:00 - 11:30 Program

Earn 2.5 PDPs/CEUs - New England Association of Chemistry Teachers
Aimee Bachari joined the SSHSA as Education Coordinator in June 2017. She has brought SSHSA’s STEAMing Into The Future concept to life by creating the beta educational website, (www.shiphistory.org) launching in May, 2018. Aimee holds a Bachelor’s degree in History from University of Massachusetts-Dartmouth and a Master’s degree in History from the University of Houston, where she worked on numerous public history projects. She is currently finishing her PhD in History and recently graduated from a software development bootcamp.
 
 

 

Directions

Steamship Historical Society of America   
2500 Post Road, Warwick, RI
 
Directions to SSHSA: 2500 Post Road, Warwick, RI 02886-2244
Google Maps:  https://goo.gl/maps/9SZhgVd5wiv
From points north:
 Take 95 South to exit 13 toward US-1/T.F. Green Airport
 Merge onto T.F. Green Airport Connector Road
 Take the US 1/Post Road exit (the second exit)
 At the stoplight, turn right onto U.S. 1 S/Post Rd
 Drive about 0.6 miles—at the second stoplight, turn left. SSHSA will be immediately on your right.
 
From points south:
 Take 95 North to exit 13 toward T.F. Green Airport/US-1
 Merge onto T.F. Green Airport Connector Road
 Take the US 1/Post Road exit (the second exit)
 At the stoplight, turn right onto U.S. 1 S/Post Rd
 Drive about 0.6 miles—at the second stoplight, turn left. SSHSA will be immediately on your right.