Momentum Makers: Willie Burgess
May 30, 2013
Willie Burgess loves nothing more than helping Purdue's researchers embed world-class learning opportunities into their cutting-edge work. As the managing director of Purdue's Discovery Learning Research Center (DLRC), Burgess and her colleagues work with dozens of researchers each year to do just that -- and those educational components can often help projects receive federal funding. Find out more at www.purdue.edu/momentummakers.
- Willie Burgess
August 26, 2015
For Brenda Capobianco, the opportunity to make her mark on the emerging field of STEM education research brought her to Purdue in 2002. Now, 13 years later, she's an associate professor of science education in the Department of Curriculum and Instruction with a courtesy appointment in the School of Engineering Education. Capobianco also spends her time as co-principal investigator of SLED, Science Learning through Engineering Design, an engineering design-based science education partnership with teachers of grades 3-6 in Indiana schools.Read Full Story