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Meeting MS&T22: Materials Science & Technology
Symposium Curricular Innovations and Continuous Improvement of Academic Programs (and Satisfying ABET along the Way): The Elizabeth Judson Memorial Symposium
Presentation Title Introducing Students to the Importance of Materials in Sustainability
Author(s) Jeffrey W. Fergus
On-Site Speaker (Planned) Jeffrey W. Fergus
Abstract Scope Materials science and engineering plays a critical role in the development of sustainable technologies. This presentation will describe three one-credit-hour courses that are designed to demonstrate this importance to students in engineering and non-engineering disciplines. One course focuses on technologies for energy conversion and storage and how materials are critical for enabling advancements in these technologies. The other two courses focus on how materials processing and selection affect the impact products have on the environmental. One of these two courses focuses on mineral resources and their processing while the other course focuses on life cycle assessment.
Proceedings Inclusion? Undecided

OTHER PAPERS PLANNED FOR THIS SYMPOSIUM

ABET and Continuous Improvement: What's New, and Q&A
Assisting Curation of Open-Source Textbook with Natural Language Processing
Helping to Prepare Students for Communicating in the Professional World
Inclusive Pedagogy in Introductory Materials Science Courses
Introducing Students to the Importance of Materials in Sustainability
Investigating the Effects of Different Instructional Methods on Student Performance and Satisfaction in Online Learning
Machine Learning and Data Science in the MSE Undergraduate Program
Preparing Engineering Students to Work in and Design Solutions for Diverse Populations
Teaching Glass across Disciplines at Alfred University
Technical Communication: Graduate Student Training via Regular Reporting within I/UCRCs
The Material Science Core: A Need to Align Worldviews?

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