A sustained effort for educating students about sustainable development

Beena Sukumaran, John Chen, Yusuf Mehta, Dilip Mirchandani, Kathryn Hollar

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    Abstract

    A series of courses that addresses the importance of sustainable development and practices in the 21 st century are developed by the Rowan University. The first course in the series is titled 'Issues in sustainable development' and is offered to freshmen students as a First Year Experience course. The second in the series is an engineering course called Sophomore Clinic II, which is taken by all engineering students at Rowan University. The students will obtain a better understanding of sustainable engineering practices by being exposed to it from the freshmen through the senior years.

    Original languageEnglish (US)
    Pages (from-to)13205-13212
    Number of pages8
    JournalASEE Annual Conference Proceedings
    StatePublished - Oct 25 2004
    EventASEE 2004 Annual Conference and Exposition, "Engineering Researchs New Heights" - Salt Lake City, UT, United States
    Duration: Jun 20 2004Jun 23 2004

    All Science Journal Classification (ASJC) codes

    • Engineering(all)

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