Science and Engineering Saturday Seminars   

Registration form, Spring, 2017

[Detailed Seminar Information] [STEM Education Institute]

Please complete this form whether you want to attend one or more of the seminars.

Questions: Contact Mort Sternheim, 413-545-1908.


First name
Last name

Home address

Address Line 2


Home Telephone Number
Cell phone Number
E-mail address

School District

Name of School
School Telephone     extension

Grade Level(s)

**  Use dash "-" and not commas to separate items **
Subject(s)    ** Use dash "-" and not commas to separate items **
Years Teaching

Credits wanted

PDP's         Graduate credits       None

Seminars you wish to attend

  • Those registering for graduate credit must attend all the sessions.

  • Note that you have to register online for course credit separately. More info below. The charges below apply whether or not you are signing up for graduate credit.

  • April 29 is the weather makeup day if needed.

  • May 6 is the closing session for those enrolled for graduate credit

February 4. Environmental Implications of Nanotechnology

February 11.Patterns in Nature

March 4. Discovering the secrets of biology as told by a fruit fly
March 25. Superhero Robotics
April 8. Building Green with Wood


Payment Information. This fee is required for everyone attending the seminars. If you are signing up for the optional graduate credits, there is also an additional $345 Continuing & Professional Education fee. See information below for online registration information.

Cost: $35 per session, $140 for all 5 sessions
Total Due:

Due to new state laws regarding transmission of personal information online, the university has implemented policies that prevent us from being able to accept payment information online at this time. After submitting this form, please call us at 413-545-1908 and provide us with the following information:

Full Name
Credit Card type (Visa, Mastercard, American Express, Discover)
Credit Card Number
Credit Card Expiration date
Security code on the back of the card

You may also submit this information by mail or send us a check made out to the University of Massachusetts. Our mailing address is:

Saturday Seminar Registration
STEM Education Institute
229 Hasbrouck Lab
University of Massachusetts
Amherst, MA 01003

Please fill out the registration form no matter what payment method you are using.

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Graduate credit registration and payment information:

There is a charge of $300 for 3 graduate credits plus a $45 registration fee; register for Nat Sci 697A (Cont & Prof. Ed) or 697 F (University). This is in addition to the $140 STEM Education Institute fee. Teachers may obtain credit for the seminar as many terms as they wish, but only 3 credits may be applied to UMass Amherst degrees. Registration for graduate credit is now done only online. See; it is no longer done by completing a paper form. A lesson plan and a book report will be required for those enrolled for graduate credit, along with all five seminars and a recall session.