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Save the Date: Innovation Incubator Conference on May 14

Jan. 17, 2020

UPDATE: The 2020 Innovation Incubator conference has been canceled due to COVID-19 mitigation. Stay tuned for information about other upcoming events! SAVE THE DATE! This spring, the ASSETT Innovation Incubator is hosting a daylong event focused on innovations in active learning and education technology. This free event is open to...

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Innovation Incubator Update - Fall 2019

Nov. 11, 2019

It’s hard to believe that it has been a full year since we initially called for letters of interest to launch the ASSETT Innovation Incubator! At that time, we couldn’t have predicted the level of enthusiasm that we would see from faculty, administrators, and even local community supporters. And we...

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Blair Young Named ASSETT Innovation Catalyst

Nov. 11, 2019

I am excited to announce that as of November 1, 2019, Blair Young has taken a new role on the ASSETT team. As the Innovation Catalyst, she will facilitate the work of the four Innovation Incubator project teams and serve as the main point of contact for the initiative. Blair...

Word cloud of keywords from project proposals. Terms that emerge as particularly important include learn, student, teach, technology, course, develop, data, science, active, digital, metacognition, and create.

Innovation Incubator Update - August 2019

Aug. 20, 2019

Our Innovation Incubator project is entering a new phase. Last year we began with 47 proposals from 44 individuals across Arts and Sciences, and we ended the year with four groups focused on metacognition and mindfulness, collective multimodal publishing, integrating data science across the curriculum, and providing meaningful experiences for...

Word cloud of keywords from project proposals. Terms that emerge as particularly important include learn, student, teach, technology, course, develop, data, science, active, digital, metacognition, and create.

ASSETT Innovation Incubator Underway

April 18, 2019

This semester we are trying something unique in ASSETT. We have plans underway to support four innovative projects for three years that are designed to improve teaching with technologies. We’re calling this our Innovation Incubator. As we looked across the campus we saw so many change initiatives underway that it...

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Participants Sought for Cross-Disciplinary Technology & Learning Projects

Nov. 7, 2018

The College of Arts and Sciences invites statements of interest from potential participants in a new initiative that seeks to promote active, engaging, and experiential learning through the use of technology. ASSETT will fund at least three large, multi-year projects that involve students, faculty, and staff across the divisions of...

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