Student Creativity Highlighted at Innovations 2002

Posted: March 27, 2002 at 1:00 am, Last Updated: November 30, -0001 at 12:00 am

By Robin Herron

All are invited to the annual Innovations showcase of learning opportunities and creative student projects at George Mason on Wednesday, April 10, from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. in the Johnson Center Dewberry Hall.

Submissions, which are due April 3, may include student writing, artwork, videos, web pages, science projects, experiential learning, community projects, technology innovations, and other demonstrations of student intellectual and artistic achievements. Monetary awards will be presented for top honors in the categories of community partnership, originality and creativity, best use of technology, most effective corporate interaction, most effective technology tool, most interesting research project, and the “student’s choice” award.

Topics of previous years’ projects have included art for therapy, teaching financial management through WebCT, privacy and e-commerce, online political simulation, authentic lab experiences in cognitive psychology, globalizing your education, universal dance, weaving a tapestry of nursing through stories, and English matters.

Innovations 2002 is sponsored by the Division of Instructional and Technology Support Services (DoIT), the Provost’s Office, University Life, University Libraries, Student Activities, the College of Arts and Sciences, and the Century Club of George Mason University Inc.

For more information, visit the Innovations web site, or contact Star Muir at smuir@gmu.edu or x32939.

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