Tennessee STEM Education Center

13th Annual Tennessee STEM Education Research Conference 2019

Registration and Abstract Submission

If you need more information about the conference, please contact Dr. Greg Rushton, Director of TSEC.

  • greg.rushton@mtsu.edu
  • Phone (615) 494 8738
  • Directions to Murfreesboro and MTSU - Map
  • If you are following the MTSU campus map and driving to the Student Union Building, it is best to take the Rutherford Blvd MTSU campus entrance. Drive to the first roundabout. While looking at the roundabout, the back of the Student Union Building ( SUB ) is eleven o'clock facing you.
Tennessee STEM Education Research Conference 2019
Thursday noon 2/14/2019 through Friday noon 2/15/2019
at MTSU in the Student Union Building, MTSU Ballroom, Murfreesboro, TN

Registration Form:

* required field.

Organization:  *  

Please select the food options you prefer for each day:

Day 1:   Thursday February 14, 2019   * 

Note – Lunch will be provided from 11 – 12.

Day 2:   Friday February 15, 2019   * 

You need to reserve your own room by contacting the DoubleTree directly at 615-895-5555 and ask for the STEM Ed. Research Conference Rate. ( $93.00 / night single occupancy, $103.00 / night double occupancy).

Will you be making a hotel reservation for the conference (must be done independently)?    


Abstract Submission

There are two types of contributed research presentation options: Rapid Talks & Breakout Sessions.

Rapid Talks will be held on Thursday afternoon and have a STRICT time limit of 5 minutes and 3 PowerPoint slides. Your 3 slides must be submitted in advance in order to keep on schedule.

Breakout Session presentations will be held on Friday morning and allow for longer presentations of at most 20 minutes with 7 minutes for questions. This is a good opportunity for groups to present about their research.

The URL for submitting an abstract: