seminar 3The purpose of the MERIT Seminar Series at Stillman, Oakwood and Lawson State is to provide additional teaching experiences for MERIT Scholars and to promote interactions among members of the MERIT Community, including Scholars and their Research and Teaching Mentors. Seminars are held monthly at each partner institution throughout the academic year and include presentations on research- or teaching-related topics. MERIT Scholars are involved directly in the planning and organization of these seminars; Scholars organize the Seminar Series at the respective partner institution of their MERIT Teaching Mentors.