Amy Summerville, Jennifer Blue, and Brian Kirkmeyer: Improving STEM Retention

An instructor talks to a group of students in class. The students are using a whiteboard and a calculator. An interdisciplinary team at Miami University is working to develop an intervention to help more engineering students pass early physics courses.
Together with colleagues Dr. Jennifer Blue and Dr. Brian Kirkmeyer, associate professor of psychology Dr. Amy Summerville is working to develop an intervention to improve the success of engineering students in early physics classes. The interdisciplinary team's work is supported by a $368,000 grant from the National Science Foundation. Read more.