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W.O.W.: Women on Women Symposium

On Thursday, March 1, 2012, the FIT Diversity Council presented “WOW: Women on Women,” a one-day symposium of inspirational stories, recollections and messages for and about women. Karen and Elaine presented findings and information on TECH-FIT. W.O.W. Program  

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EVENT: Student/Faculty Luncheon: Women in Design-Related Technologies

Thursday, April 26, 2012, 12:00-2:00pm  Outstanding women in the fields of design-related technology share career experiences and provide guidance to students about to enter the workplace. Please click the link below to view the Student/Faculty Luncheon questions and for video … Continue reading

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EVENT: Student/Faculty Sustainability Roundtables

Please click the link below to view the Student-Faculty Sustainability Roundtable questions and for audio and pictures from the events on December 1, 2011, and March 29, 2012. Student/Faculty Sustainability Roundtables  

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EVENT: NSF Advisory Board Meeting Fall 2011

Thursday August 25th, 2011 Agenda Opening Remarks TECH-FIT Overview Faculty development activities Learning Modules (examples of the bridges being developed between industry and classroom content) The Industry Perspective Introductions Helping us see the needs of today “Fashion” related industries activity … Continue reading

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EVENT: Faculty Mini-Retreat Luncheon: Toward a Greener, Sustainable, More Eco-responsible Curriculum (Part 2 of 2)

Friday, March 4th, 2011 | 12noon-3pm Science + Design = Effective Business! Elaine Maldonado and Karen Pearson would like to welcome you to the second faculty mini-retreat on Sustainability. Please join Susan Elrod, Director of Project Kaleidoscope , a leading … Continue reading

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EVENT: NSF Advisory Board Meeting

Tuesday January 25th, 2011 | 9-10:30a Agenda Overview of TECH-FIT Introductions Faculty development activities Learning modules Example of the bridges being developed between industry and classroom content Feedback activity Bridge between curriculum development & industry Feedback Activity What is green … Continue reading

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EVENT: Reflective Teaching Portfolio

Wednesday, December 1st, 2010 | 2 pm- 4 pm Tuesday, April 10th, 2012 | 12pm-2pm The Reflective Teaching Portfolio is an ongoing and reflective journal of a faculty member’s scholarly achievement and evolution as a teacher.  A valuable and widely … Continue reading

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EVENT: Faculty Mini-Retreat Breakfast: Toward a Greener, Sustainable, More Eco-responsible Curriculum (Part 1 of 2)

November 12th, 9:30 – 12noon Elaine Maldonado and Karen Pearson would like to welcome you to a faculty mini-retreat on Sustainability.  Please join Scott Boylston, Professor of Design for Sustainability at Savannah College of Art and Design and Board Member … Continue reading

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EVENT: Tech-FIT Project Kick-Off Breakfast

August 25th, 9 – 10:45am This NSF-ATE project, led by Karen Pearson (PI) and Elaine Maldonado (Co-PI), has been designed to better prepare FIT graduates to meet new industry demands for the design, development, and manufacture of green and sustainable … Continue reading

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