Abts, Leigh R.
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Dean Pines, Abts Featured in ASEE PRISM Magazine for Leadership in Exploring New AP Course in Engineering
New AP course would "brand engineering at the high school level," prepare more students for STEM careers.
White Receives E. Robert Kent Outstanding Teaching Award for Junior Faculty
Professor honored at 2013 winter commencement.
UMD Launches Online Course for Transitioning Service Members and Veterans on Energy Problem Solving
Engineering course supported by Department of Defense will focus on design skills
UMD's Abts Featured in Discover Magazine
Clark School of Engineering STEM expert discusses plans for AP engineering test.
Villaneuva Wins ASEE Biomedical Education Paper Award
Former lecturer recognized for efforts to enhance core laboratory course.
UMD "Energy 101" Course Featured on DOE Blog
Course designed by Clark School professor serves as model for nation.
Abts Presents at NSF Congressional Briefing on STEM Education
Clark School professor invited to brief Congress on improving K-12 STEM education.
Undergrads Showcase Innovative Sustainability Design Ideas Developed in New "Energy 101" Course
Student design ideas include a green gym powered by exercise, sustainable floors for sporting arenas, water-powered watch.
UMD Course To Serve as National Model for 'Energy 101' Curriculum
Collaborative Initiative Seeks to Educate Students on Key Energy Issues
Capstone 2011: Improved Diagnostics and Monitoring, Surgical Devices, and Personal Technology
Learn about new products from tomorrow's innovators.
BioE Hosts Teachers in NSF-Sponsored Program
Summer workshop will improve K-12 engineering, math education.
Capstone 2010: Devices for Diagnostics, Improved Treatments, and Personal Health
See projects from tomorrow's innovators.