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Can We Educate for Innovation?

Saturday, November 8, 2014
Governorís Square 15 (Sheraton)
Diane Tucker , University of Alabama at Birmingham
Joe March , University of Alabama at Birmingham
Joel Berry , University of Alabama at Birmingham
In collaboration with an interdisciplinary team of educators, entrepreneurs, and creators, we developed a focus on innovative problem-solving and entrepreneurship within the UAB Science and Technology Honors Program.  Students develop skills in interdisciplinary teamwork and persistence in the face of setbacks along with an appreciation for the innovation process.