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This year’s symposium features Dr. Pooja Agarwal, speaking about “Make it Stick: Harness the Science of Learning & Transform Teaching.” Dr. Agarwal was a researcher for the book Make It Stick: The Science of Successful Learning and will be the featured speaker at Friday’s lunch. Dr. Michael Moore will be the opening featured speaker on Thursday with “New Models for Supporting Students in a Rapidly Changing Higher Education Environment.” Dr. Jerad Gardner will be the featured speaker for Thursday’s lunch speaking on “Teaching Bigger, Better, and Faster with Social Media.” The Symposium is organized by the UAMS Teaching with Technology Committee and will be held July 20-21, 2017 at the University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences I. Dodd Wilson Education Building in Little Rock, AR. With presentations, panel discussions and workshops, the Symposium is a two-day forum for sharing and learning. Each year, faculty, staff, students, instructional designers, librarians, administrators , curriculum developers, educational technology support team members, and other educators learn new skills and expand their professional network at the event. Since 2006, the University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences has hosted the Teaching with Technology Symposium, Central Arkansas’ premiere conference addressing technology in teaching and learning.