May-June 2003
American Society for Engineering Education ASEE Prism Magazine ASEE Prism Magazine
The Graduate
Cover Art by Nola Lopez
The Graduate


The Graduate

Educators Struggle to prepare well-rounded engineers for today's workplace

By Kerry Hannon
Cover Art By Nola Lopez


ASEE 2003 Annual Conference & Exposition


Hitting A High Note in Nashville

You don't have to love the twang of steel guitars to enjoy this sophisticated southern city that has plenty to offer in the way of history, culture, and just plain fun. But if country music is your thing, you're going to be in heaven.

By Mardy Fones

Engineers, Start Your Engines

NASCAR drivers used to rely on self-taught mechanics to supe up their engines, but now that NASCAR is really big business, they are turning to engineers for the winning edge.

 
Magnetic Fields
Attracting more women to engineering is just as problematic for Canada as it is for this country, but our northern neighbors have managed to boost their numbers by designing new programs in areas like microelectronics.
All The President's Friends  
You might think that running a top-ranked undergraduate engineering program would be Rose-Hulman President Sam Hulbert's greatest achievement, but his real genius may be his warmth. Incredibly, he's on a first-name basis with most of the school's 1,800 students.
 

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Briefings  
Polymers Give New Life To the Nervous System | Detecting Danger | Wireless Warning | Helping Hands | A Bee in His Bonnet | Things of Beauty | Building a Greener Business | Pet Pests | First in Flight
 
ASEE Today
  • President's Letter
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  • ASEE Board of Directors Election Results
  • K-12 Focus at Dean's Summit
  • 2004 ASEE Annual Conference Calls for Papers
 
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ASEE 2003 Annual Conference

Everything you need to know to make the most of the Annual Meeting and to enjoy Nashville's treasures.
Conference Highlights  
Speakers, new-and-improved picnic, receptions, banquets and more.
 
Exposition  
See the latest technical advances, products and services.
 
Registration & Information  
Answers to all your registration questions.
 
Professional & Family Tours  
 
The Grand Ole Opry, Jack Daniel's Distillery, and Dell Computers to name a few.
 
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