Industry Case Studies At Texas A&M University

Jan Rinehart, Jim Morgan, Jeffrey Froyd
2001 Annual Conference Proceedings   unpublished
In the Dwight Look College of Engineering at Texas A&M University, the college and industry have partnered to present classroom case studies, model the engineering profession, support curricular efforts, and offer student workshops. Many faculty members bring industry into the classroom in senior or capstone design classes, but NOT in meaningful ways at the freshman level. An important difference in the TAMU partnership with industry is that efforts are focussed on first-year students. Both
more » ... ners are working to prepare the very best engineers possible, and there is a growing group of industry teams who come to campus several times each semester to offer different services for different levels of students. This paper will concentrate on the case studies that industry partners prepare and present.
doi:10.18260/1-2--9376 fatcat:txuiyqsgcrct7k5a5en3pcwpq4