Dartmouth College

NCEES Engineering Education Award $10,000 winner

Thayer School of Engineering

Project: Bike Walk Census Tool Designed for More Inclusive Transportation Planning in College Downtown


Students: Jake Twarog, Wendell Wu, Raif Olson, Andrei Gerashchenko, Zachary Nelson-Marois

Faculty: Vicki May, Ph.D., P.E.; Solomon Diamond, Ph.D.; Rafe Steinhauer, MEd

What value does a real-world project bring to students?

How do you decide what projects to work on?

How did this project prepare students for professional practice?

What advice do you have for other programs wanting to add similar collaborative projects to their curriculum?