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:
- Using instructional objectives to both improve teaching and save time
- Using active, cooperative and problem-based learning
- Teaching teamwork and problem solving skills
- Assessing learning outcomes
Engineering faculty and prospective faculty (including graduate students) who want to use research-driven strategies that reduce course preparation time, make classes more engaging and increase student learning.
2019 Workshop Information
July 17 – 19
Workshop Tuition and Meals:
Early Registration is $750 for tuition payments postmarked by April 30.
Regular Registration is $800 for payments postmarked between May 1 and May 30.
Late Registration is $850 for payments postmarked between June 1 and July 10.
Tuition includes all meals during the workshop in our Bostwick Cafeteria, refreshments twice a day, and use of campus facilities such as the Bertrand Library and the Kenneth Langone Athletics & Recreation Center.
(NOTE: Tuition is non-refundable after May 30.)
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 bucknell.edu/directions-to-bucknell and www.lewisburgpa.com.
The workshop will be held in the Academic West building of Bucknell University campus.
Optional on-campus housing is available in the Gateway Residence Center, Roser and Vidinghoff Hall. Most suites include four private bedrooms, a living room, a kitchen, and full bathroom facilities. There are a few suites that have one double room and two singles. Common laundry facilities are available within the center.
Please let us know if you would like to be included on a shared contact list in order to facilitate shared transportation from the airport, dinner plans on Tuesday or any other downtown entertainment venue any evening.
For double occupancy, book with a friend or colleague to share an apartment or be assigned an apartment with another participant for a total of only $190 per person for your entire stay, with check-in as early as 10 am. on Tuesday, July 10 and check-out on Friday.
If you prefer to reserve the entire apartment, your three night stay would be a total of $330 for single occupancy, based on availability, with check-in as early as 10 a.m. on Tuesday, July 10 and check-out on Friday.
(NOTE: Housing requests must be made by June 30 and is refundable until June 30. Tuition is non-refundable after May 30.)
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.