Dave Petr Honored


Lawrence,KS (12-05-2000)



ITTC's Dave Petr will receive the Ben Dasher Award for his paper, "Measuring (and Enhancing?) Student Confidence with Confidence Scores." Petr presented the paper at the 2000 Frontiers in Education (FIE) Conference held in Kansas City, Mo., Oct. 18-21.

The Dasher Award is given to the best paper presented at a FIE conference. A copy of Petr's paper can be found at http://fie.engrng.pitt.edu/fie2000/papers/1097.pdf.

The FIE conference, which is sponsored by the IEEE Education Society, ASEE's Educational Research & Methods Division, and the IEEE Computer Society, is one of the two most important, annual, international conferences totally devoted to improvements in engineering education.

Petr will be recognized at the 2001 FIE conference, which will be held Oct. 10-13, in Reno, Nev.

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