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  • Education Division Webinar: Chemical Engineering Mobile Apps

    Archived Webinar
    Mar 28, 2017
    Although we have seen a nearly complete shift among chemical engineering students from desktop to laptop computers, it has merely created an incremental change in their education. However, the benefits of mobile devices in engineering education still remain largely untapped. There is a great need...
  • Education Division Webinar: Concept Warehouse

    Archived Webinar
    Jan 24, 2017
    Many engineering educators and industry partners emphasize the need for students to apply their knowledge to new and challenging problems. A lack of conceptual understanding has been shown to severely restrict students’ ability to solve new problems since they do not have the foundational...
  • Education Division Webinar: General Strategy for Development ...

    Archived Webinar
    Apr 25, 2017
    The importance of developing teamwork skills for engineers is abundantly clear, but the means to do so can be prohibitive with regards to factors like cost or time. In this webinar, we will share the details of how our activity is implemented and the impacts and benefits the research have...
  • Education Division Webinar: Zybooks Interactive Textbook for ...

    Archived Webinar
    Feb 22, 2017
    Interactive textbooks provide instant feedback to students as well as instructors. In this webinar, features of an interactive textbook from zyBooks (zybooks.com) for a material and energy balance course were detailed, including scaffolded question sets, animations, homework problems, and challenge...
  • Using Microcontrollers to Improve Learning and Engagement in ...

    Archived Webinar
    Nov 8, 2017
    This webinar introduces attendees to the use of simple microcontrollers (Arduino Unos) and a variety of inexpensive sensors in chemical engineering curriculum. With these tools faculty may create a wide variety of hands-on, data-driven opportunities for project-based learning. Microcontrollers:...