Share and develop ideas with emerging voices in the Learning Sciences.

The Learning Sciences Graduate Student (LSGS) Conference is an event for emerging voices in the Learning Sciences and related fields to share and develop their ideas. With the aim of expanding apprenticeship, conference attendees have opportunities to foster a sense of community among graduate students and faculty across Learning Sciences programs and gain fresh perspectives on their research.

2018 LSGS Conference

The third annual conference will be hosted by

Vanderbilt University

Friday, October 12, and Saturday, October 13, 2018 in Nashville, TN


The conference theme is

Designing the Learning Sciences: Thinking deeply about the relationship between theory and design


Conference Planning Team

Vanderbilt University (Co-Chairs)  |  Lauren Vogelstein & Ashlyn Pierson

Northwestern University  |  David Bar-el & Trey Smith

University of Illinois Chicago  |  Rachel Holtz & Alexa Lee-Hassan

Indiana University  |  Naomi Thompson & Suraj Uttamchandani

University of WisconsinMadison  |  Tiffany Herder, Kelsey Schneck, & Hanall Sung

University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign  |  Nitasha Mathayas & Saadedine Shehab

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