Time for a Spring 2013 "Sweet Deal"
We NEED your help now, and you can earn $ for contributing
Please take 2 surveys
By March 4th:
LSAMP Satisfaction Survey
By end of Spring Break:
Recruitment Bonus: $25 to YOU for every new member (download LSAMP Application
Meeting just after Valentine's Day to:
- Discuss upcoming activities to attend to earn your annual stipend
- Discuss recruitment (earn $25 per new LSAMP member)
- Discuss summer research opportunities - who is interested?
- Discuss reducing "time-to-graduation" strategies- how do we make your stay shorter?- how can we help you graduate faster?
To entice members (new and old) to show up, I am willing to spring for FREE PIZZA IF you RSVP in time.
FREE PIZZA (if you RSVP in time!!)
Friday Feb 15 - LSAMP Monthly meeting
Topics for Discussion at Feb 15 Meeting:
Reducing time-to-graduation - ideas?
Increasing recruitment - ideas ?
$25 for each new recruit and referee
Summer 2013 research opportunities (~$2500)
Interns Wanted for Summer, 2013
(See us for more details)
HACU wants NJCU GIS students
NJ Land Conservancy wants NJCU Environmental students
USDA (usually) wants students for Field Offices
Liberty State Park wants students
(all activities include credit toward your stipend)
Photo tour of Meadowlands
Feb 25, 3-5 PM 216, STEM teachers bring DESSERT!!
Mar 21 LSAMP/Bio/Chem 12-1 LUNCH will be SERVED....
March 25 3-5 PM, GSUB 129 Protein Xl-graphy speaker from Merck
April speaker - Kraft foods (Date-Time TBA)
April 22 - NJCU Undergrad Rsch Symposium
HSI-STEM Speaker Series
More Absiola Gallagher Support Workshops
Archived 2012-13 Meetings found below:
Discussed alternate meeting dates & 2012 recruitment
Tues Sept 25 4 PM Chem Club Meeting
Tues Nov 20 - Special speaker from Brooklyn:
Eco-Activist and Filmmaker Shalini Kantayya
"Media Arts & Global Citizenship: Confronting the Mounting Water Crisis"
H-202 (Gothic Lounge), 3-4 PM
Tues Nov 27 - Joint meeting of LSAMP & Biology Club
GSUB 129 (Student Union 1st floor), 3-4 PM
Refreshments will be served!
Sat Dec 1 - STEM Success Conference -
Rutgers U. Busch Campus, 11 AM- 3PM
NSF - HSI/STEM Summer 2012 Research Program
Application & Recommendation Deadline April 27
Student Application Form HERE
Faculty Recommendation Form HERE
3rd Annual GS-LSAMP Research Conference
Double Activity Points for Attendance!!
Friday April 27, Rossey 605, 4-5 PM
Subjects for discussion:
New LSAMP Activity -
Monday, Apr 30, GSUB 129, 3 PM:
"Judgment Day: Evolution on Trial"
(film, coffee, and cookies)
Mar 30 Monthly Meeting Agenda:
Friday, Mar 2, 2012 Meeting Agenda
Archived 2011-12 Activities Below:
Monthly meeting Sept 30, 2011
- Upcoming Event:Thurs, Oct 13, 2011, CTL, 2 PM:
Dr. Andrew Halloran, Madeira Rainforest Conservancy:
"Tales from the South American Rainforest"
Monthly Meeting: Friday, October 28, 2011
Mentoring circles "kickoff"
Improving peer tutoring with separate Math page in njcumywconline
Rutgers - New Brunswick STEM Success Conference Sat Nov 12:
Click on the following link to register:
Monthly Meeting Friday Dec 2 w/
Feedback on 1st round of mentoring circle meetings
Feedback on Nov 12 Rutgers NB STEM Success Conference
Feedback on mynjcuonline Peer Tutoring signup system
Discussion on how to improve
STEM recuitment & retention
New business & launching into Spring 2012
Special guest speaker:
Ms. Agata Kacjkowski (
NJCU Biology Major) on:
The Importance of Real-Life Experiences in STEM Education
NJCU & GS-LSAMP 2010-11 Activities
Oct 1: Monthly meeting (R617, 4-5 PM
Oct 7: NJCU Career Fair (H202, 4 PM)
Oct 20: Meadowlands Eco-Visit
Nov 5: Monthly meeting (R617,3-4 PM)
(Guest Speaker Jane Sepulveda, LSAMP Scholar)
Nov 11:Student Opportunity Seminar (GSUB 129, 12 & 7 PM)
Nov 15: Biology Club Movie & Discussion (GSUB129, 3 PM)
Nov 20: City Hall, Jersey City (Time TBA)
Nov 29: Time Management Workshop (GSUB 306, 2 & 6 PM)
Nov 30: Study Skills Note-Taking Workshop (GSUB 306, 2 & 6 PM)
Dec 1: Test-Taking Workshop (GSUB 306, 2 & 6 PM)
Dec 2: Managing Test Anxiety (GSUB 306, 2 & 6 PM)
Dec 3:2011 Internship / Research Preview(GSUB 317, 1 PM)
Dec 3: Monthly Meeting (Time & Place TBA)
Feb 25: Recruitment Meeting (R617)
Mar 25: Monthly Meeting Agenda
LSAMP Research ApplicationsforSummer, 2011
NewOnlineSignup Procedure for Tutoring
Nominate Mentors for "Mentoring Circles"
RemainingWorkshops(GSUB 310)for Spring, 2011 Term:
Study Skills & Note-Taking: Tuesday,Apr 12(2,6 PM)
Test-Taking: Monday,Apr 18(2,6 PM)
Test Anxiety: Thursday,Apr 21(2,6 PM)
Apr 29: Monthly Meeting Agenda
BE AN AMBASSADOR-EARN$-RECRUIT NEW MEMBERS!
Notice that to be considered for a GS-LSAMP Research fellowship you must first be accepted into the program as a GS-LSAMP Scholar.
Complete the form(s) above and mail or deliver to:
Dr. William Montgomery or Dr. Kenneth Yamaguchi
Rossey Hall R608 or Science Hall S 423