Rutgers Hosts 2017 Learning Assistant Workshop

Friday, April 7 – Saturday, April 8

Rutgers-New Brunswick


Participate in sessions and discussions focusing on: Starting an LA Program, the Essentials of an LA Program, Pedagogy and Weekly Preparation Courses for LAs,  Fostering Collaborations across institutions, and more!

Registration: To register, please click here.


Schedule: To view the schedule, please click here.

Workshop Facilitators:

•             Stacey Blackwell, Senior Director, Learning Centers, Rutgers University

•             Helen Buettner, Professor, and Undergraduate Program Director, Department of Chemical and Biochemical Engineering, Rutgers University

•             Mary Emenike, Assistant Teaching Professor, Department of Chemistry and Chemical Biology, Rutgers University

•             Sari Katzen, Program Coordinator of STEM Support Programs, Learning Centers, Rutgers University

•             Mary Nelson, Interim Director, STEM Accelerator, and Term Associate Professor, Mathematics, George Mason University

•             Alice Seneres, Director of Integrated Academic Support, Learning Centers, Rutgers University

•             Chandra Turpin, Assistant Research Professor, Department of Physics, University of Maryland


Travel and Lodging: For information about lodging accomodations near campus, please click here. For driving directions to campus, please click here.


Learning Assistant Alliance information for all 2017 regional workshops.


If you have any questions, please contact Dr. Alice Seneres at