AE3 invites your participation in a team-based workshop and other activities designed to support departmental initiatives in accelerating and enhancing project-based learning (PBL) in their undergraduate courses.
Intensive PBL Workshop: In-depth and customized workshop for departmental teams (3-5 members) on planning and implementing PBL (see http://tinyurl.com/ae3pbl2015 for details and application).
Monday November 2 and Tuesday November 3, 9am – 12noon
Implementing PBL Across the Curriculum: Seminar and discussion
Monday November 2, 3:30 - 5pm, 106B8 Engineering Hall
Implementing PBL at WPI and Illinois: Seminar and discussion
Tuesday November 3, 3:30 – 5pm, 106B8 Engineering Hall
Our presenters are faculty and administrators from Worcester Polytechnic Institute, which has featured a project-based curriculum since 1970. WPI also sponsors an Institute on Project-Based Learning (http://bit.ly/1J7SlUg).
Kris Billiar, Professor and Head, Biomedical Engineering
Art Heinricher, Professor, Mathematical Sciences and Dean, Undergraduate Studies
Rick Vaz, Associate Professor, Electrical and Computer Engineering and Dean, Interdisciplinary and Global Studies
For more information contact Laura Hahn, Director, AE3: Lhahn@illinois.edu