COLLEGE OF ARTS AND SCIENCES Department of Mathematics and Statistics

Professor Sergey Lapin will enhance STEM collaboration with Urgench State University, Uzbekistan

Professor Sergey Lapin has received a Faculty Small Grant from the Central Asia University Partnership Program (UniCEN) to strengthen STEM research and curricula between WSU and Urgench State University, Uzbekistan, from September 2020 through June 30, 2021. Dr. Lapin will work with colleagues in both universities to develop programs to enhance instructor preparation and training to support English language teaching in STEM. The goal of UniCEN is to create sustainable international engagement and partnerships between U.S. and Central Asian institutions of higher education. The partnership project is funded by the U.S. Embassy in Uzbekistan and administered by American Councils for International education.