Project Catalyst: How to Engineer Engineering Education
Project Catalyst is a three-day summer workshop for engineering faculty and graduate students. Attendees learn research-driven strategies that increase student engagement, motivation and learning.
Participants will learn to:
Use instructional objectives to enhance learning, improve student feedback and save preparation time
Increase student engagement and learning by adopting active, cooperative and problem-based learning
Develop students' teamwork and problem-solving skills
Use diagnostic, formative and summative assessment as effective teaching tools
Project Catalyst will be held July 13-15.
Registration:$800 for tuition payments postmarked by May 15. Late Registration:$850 for payments postmarked after May 15.
Tuition includes all meals during the workshop in our Bostwick dining hall, refreshments twice a day, and use of campus facilities.
Optional on-campus housing is available in the South Campus Apartments. Most suites include four private bedrooms, a living room, a kitchen and full bathroom facilities. Some suites have one double room and two singles. Common laundry facilities are available within the center.
Double occupancy:$190 per person for three nights. You may book with a friend or colleague or be assigned an apartment with another participant.
Single occupancy: $330 for three nights, based on availability.
Housing requests must be made by June 30 and are refundable until June 30.
Please let us know if you would like to be included on a contact list in order to facilitate shared transportation from the airport, dinner plans on Tuesday or any other downtown entertainment venue any evening.
Please fill out the form below to apply. 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.