Faculty and Staff Activities
Innovation ShowcaseLocation: SEED Center Lobby
Poster Viewing: November 3 - 6, 2014, 8:00 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.
Faculty and staff mentors, along with students, are invited to display poster presentations of innovative projects or contributions in their discipline, department, or office. To participate in the showcase, please e-mail title(s), author(s), and department/office/discipline affiliation(s) to firstname.lastname@example.org by October 24, 2014. A list of showcase presentations will be disseminated during Innovate McNeese Week.
Poster Setup: October 31, 2014, 8:00 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.
Innovation Showcase Poster Guidelines
Library Live @ the Innovation CenterLocation: SEED Center
Date: November 3 - 6, 2014
Time: 8:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.
A McNeese librarian will be present each day in the SEED Center throughout Innovate McNeese Week to assist with information needs, search strategies, and general information resources. New material and e-books about innovation, invention, and creativity will be available to faculty, staff, students, and Friends of McNeese Library.
Innovation Center Tour and Backyard Inventors Luncheon for FacultyLocation: SEED Center
Date: Monday, November 3, 2014
Time: 12:00 - 12:20 p.m. (Tour) and 12:30 p.m. - 1:45 p.m. (Luncheon)
Experience innovation at McNeese! Faculty and staff are invited to join the Innovation Center team for an entertaining lunch featuring: (1) a tour of the Innovation Center displaying 3-D printer prototyping, a Google Glass demonstration, and student projects including 2-D animation and green screen applications and (2) an interactive session of the “Backyard Inventors” television show to discover how innovation works.
Thank you to the Louisiana Business Association and EDA University Center for their sponsorship of Innovate McNeese Week.
Innovation Center Open HouseLocation: SEED Center
Date: Thursday, November 6, 2014
Time: 1:00 p.m. - 3:00 p.m.
Wrap up Innovate McNeese Week by exploring the Innovation Center. Visit with Google Glass explorers and try on Google Glass, view a 3-D printer prototyping demonstration, see student projects including 2-D animation and green screen applications, and find out more about the innovation program.