The decision makers at GFE include engineers but also people unfamiliar with statics or engineering principles, so you will need to make your case for funding with persuasive arguments, precise descriptions, and clearly defined terms.
Turn in the Letter of Intent to the Hanson CTC (2224) on time — 9/23 by 4:00 p.m.
Turn in the Proposal to the Hanson CTC on time.
(5 points) — 10/21 by 4:00 p.m.
Sign up for a writing appointment at the Hanson CTC
between September 10, 2009 and December 1, 2009. (5 points)
Schedule and Deadlines Wed., Sept. 23 Letter of Intent due to the CTC, Rm. 2224, by 4:00 p.m. Week of Sept. 28 Letter of Intent returned during discussion sections. Sept. 10 to Dec. 1 Schedule an appointment with the CTC. Note: You receive 5 points if you have an appointment as a team no later than Dec. 1, 2009. Wed., Oct. 21 Proposal due to CTC by 4:00 p.m. (submit with folder and your Letter of Intent). Week of Oct. 26 Proposal returned during discussion sections. Wed., Nov 4 In-class visit by Hanson CTC to discuss writing the final report. Wed., Dec. 2 The Final Report must be submitted in two forms: (1) A hard copy directly to the CTC by 4:00 p.m. in your folder (2) An electronic copy mailed to: [email_address] Week of Dec. 7 Final papers and folders returned during discussion sections.
The assignment and evaluation sheet can be found on the Center’s web site at http://www.engineering.uiowa.edu/~ctc . We’ve expanded our hours: Monday-Friday,1:30 – 4:30 p.m. Wednesday morning, 11:00 a.m. – 1:00 p.m. Sunday evening, 7:00 – 9:00 p.m. Location: 2224 SC (in the Student Commons area) Scheduling: Appointment sign-up sheet posted on window outside door of 2224 SC. Questions?