A workshop held annually at Bucknell University that offers engineering and science faculty and graduate students a hands-on experience to enhance their teaching by:

  • Writing clear instructional objectives at appropriate cognitive levels
  • Using active, cooperative & problem-based learning
  • Teaching teamwork and problem solving skills
  • Assessing learning outcomes

Previous Workshop Attendees Had these Responses

"Wonderful... Marvelous.  This workshop was well worth my time.  Several very practical examples and helpful practices were given to me in this week.  The coaches practiced what they preached and did an excellent job in illustrating the principles."

"I have been to several workshops (5 or 6), this was the best I have been to.  It was beyond my expectations."

Intended Audience

Engineering and science faculty and prospective faculty (including graduate students) who are interested in designing their courses around important learning outcomes, making their classrooms more active, and incorporating problem solving and teamwork skills into their courses.

2014 Workshop Information

Date

July 23-25, 2014

Financial Information

Workshop Tuition and Meals: $700 for applications received before May 15th and $750 for applications received after May 15th
On Campus Room ($150) is available but optional 
(NOTE: Tuition is non-refundable after May 30.)

Location

Bucknell University is located in Lewisburg, PA and is situated approximately 1 hour north of Harrisburg.  Lewisburg is within driving distance of a number of major cities, including New York, Baltimore, and Philadelphia.  For more information visit www.bucknell.edu and www.lewisburgpa.com.

Apply Online

Applications will be considered on a first come, first served basis.  Applicants will generally be notified of their status shortly after the application is received.

Questions

Professor Michael Prince
Chemical Engineering Department
Bucknell University
Lewisburg, PA 17837
Telephone: 570-577-1781
E-mail: prince@bucknell.edu 

 

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