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Thursday, November 14 • 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Building the A-STEAM: engaging a campus community to inspire interdisciplinary innovation and entrepreneurship

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As the one truly interdisciplinary space on campus, libraries are well positioned to play a leadership role in initiatives that engage all schools and colleges. In this session, you’ll learn how the Wayne State University Library System put on the campus wide STEAM Challenge, a competition that brought interdisciplinary student teams together to pitch ideas to solve real problems in Detroit. From creating innovative content and promotional materials and holding interactive community workshops, to engaging the campus community to participate and watch, the Libraries energized the entire campus over a six-month period, leading to a successful and exciting pitch competition.

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Jill Wurm

As the director of marketing and communications for the Wayne State University Library System in Detroit, Michigan, Jill Wurm brings nearly two decades of experience in public relations, editorial and creative direction, strategic and event planning, project management and campus... Read More →

Thursday November 14, 2019 2:00pm - 3:00pm CST
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