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On the RiSE - UMaine Today Feature Stories
In 2001, with a $1,233,000 grant from the U.S. Department of Education, University of Maine physicist Susan McKay founded the Maine Center for Research in STEM Education (RiSE Center). Its mission: To advance the research and practice of teaching and learning in science, technology, engineering, and mathematics. Today, McKay, 18 other professors, seven professional staff …