Cottrell Scholars Conference (2001)

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This page is a list of topics covered at the Cottrell Scholar Conference sponsored by Research Corporation:

The meeting also included two debates:

1) Descriptive versus Discovery in teaching introductory science.
2) Few topics versus a Broad overview in introductory science.

There were two outside speakers:

Orville Chapman from UCLA speaking on "What Matters" and Lawrence Krauss from Case Western speaking on "Selling Science to
Unwilling Buyers".



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