Category Archives: Place Based Learning

Suspension Workshop

Suspension Workshop Alexander Aptekar Architectural Technology & Library / LEARNING PLACES: UNDERSTANDING THE CITY Activity Description: Provide a brief description of the activity In this workshop, you will work in teams and groups of teams to create a model suspension … Continue reading

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Restaurant Manager’s Operational Challenge

Restaurant Manager’s Operational Challenge Rosa Abreu Hospitality Management Restaurant Management Activity Description: Provide a brief description of the activity This is part of a scaffold assignment that incorporates a number of discipline specific to Student Learning Outcomes. This portion, a … Continue reading

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Word on the Street; Neighborhood typography

Word on the Street; Neighborhood typography Patricia Childers COMD Typographic Design 3 Activity Description: Provide a brief description of the activity This low-stakes activity introduces students to ethical reasoning while they investigate typographical messaging in the public arena. Students explore … Continue reading

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Where does our steel come from?

Where does our steel come from? John McCullough Entertainment Technology/Tech and Design ENT 2140 – Basic Welding Activity Description: Provide a brief description of the activity For this assignment, students will answer the question “where does Brooklyn get its steel?” … Continue reading

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