Recent Submissions

  • Sintering ceramic materials : a module developed for hands-on learning 

    Contributor:Wilkinson, Taylor; McMullen, Zachary; Packard, Corinne E.; Musselman, Matthew
    Date Issued:2015-08
    This document is a lesson plan for a short module describing the sintering of ceramic materials for STEM outreach. Colorado State science standards addressed by the module are included. The module is readily adapted for ...
  • Nanotechnology ethics and policy education : learning and sharing across boundaries 

    Contributor:Mitcham, Carl; Packard, Corinne; Holles, Cortney; Rolston, Jessica; Heller, Laura; Hudson, Derrick; Nan, Wang; Qin, Zhu
    Date:2013-12
    This abstract describes the published paper that documents a case study of the emergence and expansive adaptation of the ethics education component of the National Nanotechnology Initiative (NNI). The case study began with ...
  • Nanotechnology, ethics and policy education : research and pedagogy 

    Contributor:Mitcham, Carl; Packard, Corinne; Heller, Laura; Hudson, Derrick; Holles, Cortney; Nan, Wang; Qin, Zhu; Delborne, Jason; Schneider, Jennifer J.; Woodson, Sandy
    Date:2013-03
    This panel discussion on the creation of interdisciplinary modules about the social, ethical, environmental, and economic impact of nanotechnology was presented in three parts: the background of federal support for ...
  • Workshop and module design part one : nature and human values 

    Contributor:Delborne, Jason; Heller, Laura; Hudson, Derrick; Holles, Cortney; Mitcham, Carl; Packard, Corinne; Preston, Christopher; Schneider, Jennifer J.; Woodson, Sandy
    Date:2014-10
    This learning module on ethical impacts of nanotechnology was developed for an existing core course with an interdisciplinary teaching team. The module incorporates a set of materials used to develop a faculty training ...
  • NanoSTEP : nano-science, technology, ethics, and policy 

    Contributor:Holles, Cortney; Packard, Corinne; Heller, Laura; Delborne, Jason; Schneider, Jennifer J.; Hudson, Derrick; Mitcham, Carl
    Date:2012-03
    This poster, presented at the NSF EEC Awardees conference in March 2012, explains the funded project called NanoSTEP (Nano-Science, Technology, Ethics, and Policy) at the Colorado School of Mines. It highlights the project ...
  • Workshop and module design part two : human systems 

    Contributor:Delborne, Jason; Heller, Laura; Hudson, Derrick; Holles, Cortney; Mitcham, Carl; Packard, Corinne; Preston, Christopher; Rolston, Jessica; Schneider, Jennifer J.; Woodson, Sandy
    Date:2014-10
    This module on policy for nanotechnology development was created for the sophomore-level course, Human Systems, a history of sociological, religious, political, and economic systems. It was developed as an extension of the ...