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December 17, 20213:00pm–4:00pm

Does Engineering Education Need a Revolution?

The basic structure of engineering education was set in 1955 and hasn’t changed much since. Rather than hands-on problem solving, classes emphasize theory, while a “pipeline mindset” perpetuates a system designed to keep people out rather than welcome them in.
Zoom Webinar
Online Registration Required, Washington, DC
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