TE 497 - Independent Study

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Recent student independent study experiences:

  • Work with Brian Lilly on Young Engineering Initiative in Kibera (Africa).
    • Developed program of study for students in K-8 to learn to draw 2D with sketch pad/colored pencils and learn spacial concepts with Legos
    • Developed CAD program and how to teach K-8 students to interface between computer and 3D printer
    • Students working on this project said:
      • "...Englightened me to the importance of engineering as a discipline especially in underdeveloped countries...I will continue to use the skills I developed during this project to drive innovation in my professional career."
      • "I greatly value this experience, as it helped me develop the skills I need to pursue my goal of being a globally-engaged educator with a mission of using engineering as a force for social change."

Fall 2018 schedule

Independent StudyTE497LV69888IND -    Lav R Varshney

Technology Entrepreneur Center

Engineering at Illinois

351 Coordinated Science Lab, MC-228
1308 W. Main Street
Urbana, IL 61801

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