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Posted by Edward on May 24, 2016

Dr. Davis to present at ASEE

Dr. Davis will present his work on utilizing the National Academy of Engineers Grand Challenges as a framework for teaching freshman engineers about nanotechnology at the ASEE Annual Conference in New Orleans. The title of Dr. Davis’ presentation is “Nanotechnology Solutions to Engineering Grand Challenges.” He is a coauthor on two additional presentations “Promoting Engineering Persistence Among Women through Alignment of Occupational Values and Perceptions of the Field” and “NUE: The Freshman Experience and Nanotechnology Solutions to Engineering Grand Challenges.” Dr. Davis will present June 29th at 8:00 A.M.

Posted by Edward on May 5, 2016

Sean Bittner Awarded Tau Beta Pi Graduate Fellowship

Sean Bittner, an undergraduate researcher in Dr. Davis’ lab, was recently awarded a prestigious Graduate Fellowship from Tau Beta Pi. Mr Bittner will begin his graduate studies at Rice University in the Fall.

Posted by Edward on April 29, 2016

Presentation at ASEE EnFUSE

Dr. Davis presented his work on incorporating the National Academy of Engineering Grand Challenges into the Auburn freshman engineering course at the 2016 Envisioning the Future of Undergraduate STEM Education: Research and Practice Symposium (EnFUSE) in Washington DC.

Posted by Edward on April 15, 2016

Sean Bittner Awarded GRFP

Sean Bittner, an undergraduate researcher in Dr. Davis’ lab, has recently been awarded a prestigious Graduate Research Fellowship from the National Science Foundation. Mr. Bittner will begin his graduate work in the Fall at Rice University.