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Computing + data wide across the curriculum

Rob Rutenbar points out that people need a systematic middle way to take CS “wide” into diverse disciplines.|Short Read
Daniel Dsouza's teaching videos a hit

The Aptitude Academy: student’s instructional YouTube channel tops 6 million views

Dsouza’s lessons have gone viral, his channel now has over 109,000 subscribers who tune in for Dsouza's lessons and life updates. |Medium Read

New grad program: Engineering Education Research

New program turns a researcher’s eye on engineering education in the service of better teaching, learning and diversity at U-M and beyond.|Medium Read

Making learning addictive

Alumnus develops platform that allows instructors to turn almost any course into a multiplayer online game. |Short Read
Cindy Finelli

Cindy Finelli: Community building and envisioning the future of engineering education research

Finelli takes on the future of educating engineers|Medium Read
Photo illustration with Valeria Bertacco

Valeria Bertacco named Arthur F. Thurnau Professor for contributions to undergraduate education

Prof. Bertacco is enthusiastic and passionate about teaching and has made it her mission to improve the undergraduate educational experience of all of her students.|Medium Read
World War One era engineers use surveying equipment. Photo: Bentley Historical Library

Legacy of Michigan Engineering: 200 years of discovery and achievement

Michigan Engineering celebrates its history of innovation and leadership with a Bicentennial multimedia story project that chronicles the people behind the promise and the struggles behind the breakthroughs.|Short Read
Electrical and Computer Engineering

Mingyan Liu receives CoE Monroe-Brown Foundation Service Excellence Award

Prof. Liu helped implement a diversity incentive program that led to a record number of newly-admitted underrepresented PhD students in 2016 while overseeing the merger of two graduate programs.|Medium Read
Prof. David Paoletti

Dr. David Paoletti selected to receive CoE Thomas M. Sawyer, Jr. Teaching award

Paoletti has transformed a 600+ student course into of the best-regarded classes in the EECS department.|Short Read

New courses offered by ECE: Winter 2017

As technology changes and advances, so does the range of courses offered by our faculty.|Medium Read

Popular intro CS course continues to grow; Over 870 students present final projects at showcase

EECS 183 is designed to teach undeclared students and non-CS majors the fundamentals of algorithmic thinking and programming.|Medium Read
A computer science student talks with India West about his solution

Engineering students, teen create tech for the blind

A 17-year-old Ypsilanti high school student who is visually impaired worked with a software engineering class to develop technology that could make life easier for the blind.|Long Read