Happy Hours

Happy Hours

The social hour provides an opportunity to stay connected with your colleagues (and meet new ones) throughout the year, culminating with what we hope can be an in-person social at the AEA conference in New Orleans, Louisiana (November 2022). 

The format for the meetings will be flexible based on the number of attendees. We may stay in one Zoom window for smaller groups, while in larger meetings, we will create breakout rooms to allow for dynamic conversations among smaller groups. We can also consider switching rooms midway through the hour to engage with another set of colleagues. There are no rules, just fun, so mark your calendars to join us.

2022 Social Chair: Kimberle Kelly

Note: The TIG also hosts a Discussion Series for conversations centered on critical issues in STEM education and training. The 2022 TIG Business Meeting will be held virtually on November 17th.

2022 Schedule

Happy hours in 2022 will be held on the following Thursdays from 3:30pm to 4:30pm CST. Stay tuned for more details.

  • January 27
  • April 28
  • September 22 - Join the Zoom meeting here
  • November 7-12 (Date/Time TBD) - In-Person Social at the AEA Conference in New Orleans, LA

September 22, 2022

  • Don't miss the Final 2022 Happy Hour. Join us and Learn About Leadership and Other Service Positions in the TIG. We have many opportunities for professional growth and national service within the TIG. Most positions have a training period so you do not need any prior experience. Plus everyone can get their feet wet with a "member-at-large" position.   
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April 28, 2022

  • The STEM Education and Training TIG invites you to attend our 10-year anniversary Happy Hour. We will share our history, accomplishments and future plans, and we encourage all past and current leadership and members to join us! Please reach out to any STEM evaluation colleagues who might be interested. The session is open to all past, present, and future members!
  • Check out our AEA 365 post this week about our anniversary year!

AEA STEM TIG Happy Hour is on April 28th at 3:30 pm CST
January 27, 2022

  • Join us as we kick off our STEM TIG Happy Hours of 2022. Anyone can attend, regardless of TIG membership, to discuss our plans for the year and get to know each other a little better. We look forward to seeing you on the 27th.
AEA STEM TIG Happy Hour is on January 27 at 4:30pm EST.