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Computational Thinking Across the Curriculum Workshop

Friday, June 11, 2010

College of Computing and Digital Media (CDM)
DePaul University
243 S. Wabash Avenue, room 924


Welcome!

The goal of the Computational Thinking Across the Curriculum Workshop is to exchange ideas about methods to incorporate computational thinking across the general education curriculum.

Organizers

Amber Settle, CDM, DePaul University, asettle@cdm.depaul.edu
Ljubomir Perkovic, CDM, DePaul University, lperkovic@cdm.depaul.edu

Program


9:30 - 9:40 Welcoming remarks
Amber Settle, School of Computing
SLIDES VIDEO
9:40 - 10:05 "File References, Trees, and Computational Thinking"
Craig Miller, School of Computing
SLIDES VIDEO
10:05 - 10:30 "Using Computational Thinking as a Production Tool in the Creation of 3D Environments"
Joshua Jones, School of Cinema and Interactive Media
SLIDES VIDEO
10:30 - 10:55 "Computational Thinking in a Linguistics Oriented Intro to Cognitive Science"
Bob Rotenberg, Department of Anthropology
SLIDES VIDEO
10:55 - 11:10 Coffee break
11:10 - 11:35 "Computational Thinking in a History Survey"
Brian Boeck, Department of History
VIDEO
11:35 - 12:00 "Computing the DeepMap: a tool for understanding social-ecological interactions in a metropolitan setting"
Liam Heneghan, Department of Environmental Sciences
SLIDES VIDEO
12:00 - 1:00 Lunch
1:00 - 3:00 Panel discussion: Computational Thinking Across the Curriculum
Matt Bauer, Illinois Institute of Technology
Baker Franke, University of Chicago Laboratory Schools
Allen Frantzen, Loyola University at Chicago
Ron Greenberg, Loyola University at Chicago
John Lillis, University of Illinois at Chicago
Amber Settle, DePaul University
Midge Wilson, DePaul University
Ljubomir Perkovic, DePaul University (moderator)
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3:00 Concluding remarks and planning for next steps
Amber Settle and Ljubomir Perkovic, School of Computing