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2015
3 Citations

Spatial visualization skills intervention for first year engineering students: Everyone's a winner!

Walton, S. P., Urban-Lurain, M., Idema, A., Hinds, T. J. & Briedis, D. 2015 122nd ASEE Annual Conference and Exposition: Making Value for Society. American Society for Engineering Education

Research output: ResearchConference contribution

Towards a framework for assessing computational competencies for engineering undergraduate students

Vergara, C. E., Cavanaugh, M., Sivakumar, S. N., Briedis, D., Dionise, T. D., Esfahanian, A. H., Sticklen, J. & Urban-Lurain, M. 2015 122nd ASEE Annual Conference and Exposition: Making Value for Society. American Society for Engineering Education

Research output: ResearchConference contribution

Students
Triangulation
Engineers
2014

Enhancement of computational competencies across engineering curricula

Vergara, C. E., Urban-Lurain, M., Sticklen, J., Esfahanian, A. H., McQuade, H., League, A., Bush, C. J. & Cavanaugh, M. 2014 ASEE Annual Conference and Exposition, Conference Proceedings. American Society for Engineering Education

Research output: ResearchConference contribution

Curricula
Industry
Students
Education computing

Expanding a national network for automated analysis of constructed response assessments to reveal student thinking in STEM

Urban-Lurain, M., Cooper, M. M., Haudek, K. C., Kaplan, J. J., Knight, J. K., Lemons, P. P., Lira, C. T., Merrill, J. E., Nehm, R., Prevost, L. B., Smith, M. K. & Sydlik, M. 2014 ASEE Annual Conference and Exposition, Conference Proceedings. American Society for Engineering Education

Research output: ResearchConference contribution

Students
Education
1 Citations

Influence of integrated academic and co-curricular activities on first-year student success

Hinds, T. J., Walton, P., Urban-Lurain, M. & Briedis, D. 2014 ASEE Annual Conference and Exposition, Conference Proceedings. American Society for Engineering Education

Research output: ResearchConference contribution

2013
2 Citations

Automated text analysis facilitates using written formative assessments for just-in-time teaching in large enrollment courses

Prevost, L. B., Haudek, K. C., Henry, E. N., Berry, M. C. & Urban-Lurain, M. 2013 ASEE Annual Conference and Exposition, Conference Proceedings.

Research output: ResearchConference contribution

Teaching
Students
Feedback
Cluster analysis
Metabolism
5 Citations

Building the whole engineer: An integrated academic and co-curricular first-year experience

Walton, S. P., Briedis, D., Urban-Lurain, M., Hinds, T. J., Davis-King, C. & Wolff, T. F. 2013 ASEE Annual Conference and Exposition, Conference Proceedings.

Research output: ResearchConference contribution

Engaging early engineering students (eees): A fourth year report from an nsf step project

Sticklen, J., Briedis, D., Vergara, C. E., Urban-Lurain, M., DeGraaf, R., Paquette, L., Heckman, R., Buch, N. & Wolff, T. F. 2013 ASEE Annual Conference and Exposition, Conference Proceedings.

Research output: ResearchConference contribution

2 Citations

Engaging Early Engineering Students (EEES)

Vergara, C. E., Briedis, D., Buch, N., Courtney, J., Ehrlich, N., McDonough, C. A., Sticklen, J., Urban-Lurain, M., Weil, C., Wolff, T., DeGraaf, R. S., Heckman, R. & Paquette, L. 2013 Proceedings - Frontiers in Education Conference, FIE. p. 340-342 3 p. 6684844

Research output: ResearchConference contribution

engineering
student
Students
diagnostic
school
1 Citations

Using computerized lexical analysis of student writing to support just-in-time teaching in large enrollment STEM courses

Urban-Lurain, M., Prevost, L., Haudek, K. C., Henry, E. N., Berry, M. & Merrill, J. E. 2013 Proceedings - Frontiers in Education Conference, FIE. p. 1709-1715 7 p. 6685130

Research output: ResearchConference contribution

Teaching
student
time
Students
instructor
2012

Deciphering student ideas on thermodynamics using computerized lexical analysis of student writing

Prevost, L. B., Haudek, K. C., Merrill, J. E. & Urban-Lurain, M. 2012 119th ASEE Annual Conference and Exposition. American Society for Engineering Education

Research output: ResearchConference contribution

Thermodynamics
Students
Discriminant analysis
Glossaries
Ports and harbors
2 Citations

Examining student constructed explanations of thermodynamics using lexical analysis

Prevost, L., Haudek, K., Urban-Lurain, M. & Merrill, J. 2012 Proceedings - Frontiers in Education Conference, FIE. 6462451

Research output: ResearchConference contribution

Thermodynamics
Students
student
science
Taxonomies
2 Citations

Work in progress: Integrating computation across engineering curricula: Preliminary impact on students

Vergara, C. E., Briedis, D., Buch, N., Esfahanian, A. H., Sticklen, J., Urban-Lurain, M., Paquette, L., Dresen, C. & Frazier, K. 2012 Proceedings - Frontiers in Education Conference, FIE. 6462286

Research output: ResearchConference contribution

engineering
curriculum
student
Curricula
Students
2010

Work in progress - Web-based screen movie presentations as part of a professionalism course in chemical engineering

Sticklen, J., Briedis, D. & Urban-Lurain, M. 2010 Proceedings - Frontiers in Education Conference, FIE. 5673228

Research output: ResearchConference contribution

movies
engineering
student
professionalism
Chemical engineering
2009
10 Citations

Aligning computing education with engineering workforce computational needs: New curricular directions to improve computational thinking in engineering graduates

Vergara, C. E., Urban-Lurain, M., Dresen, C., Coxen, T., MacFarlane, T., Frazier, K., Briedis, D., Buch, N., Esfahanian, A. H., Paquette, L., Sticklen, J., Laprad, J. & Wolff, T. F. 2009 Proceedings - Frontiers in Education Conference, FIE. 5350463

Research output: ResearchConference contribution

graduate
engineering
education
Education computing
computer science
2 Citations

An assessment database for supporting educational research

Urban-Lurain, M., Ebert-May, D., Momsen, J., McFall, R., Jones, M. B., Leinfelder, B. & Sticklen, J. 2009 Proceedings - Frontiers in Education Conference, FIE. 5350595

Research output: ResearchConference contribution

Metadata
educational research
Accreditation
Education
Students

Beyond multiple choice exams: Using computerized lexical analysis to understand students' conceptual reasoning in STEM disciplines

Urban-Lurain, M., Moscarella, R. A., Haudek, K. C., Giese, E., Sibley, D. F. & Merrill, J. E. 2009 Proceedings - Frontiers in Education Conference, FIE. 5350596

Research output: ResearchConference contribution

student
Students
expert
biology
instructor
5 Citations

Engagement of millennial students using web-based screen movies to replace traditional lecture in lecture/lab courses

Sticklen, J., Urban-Lurain, M. & Briedis, D. 2009 Proceedings - Frontiers in Education Conference, FIE. 5350803

Research output: ResearchConference contribution

movies
student
Students
learning
engineering

Engaging early engineering students: An NSF STEP project to increase student retention

Briedis, D., Buch, N., Ehrlich, N., Fleming, D., Hinds, T., McDonough, C., Sticklen, J., Urban-Lurain, M. & Wolff, T. 2009 AIChE Annual Meeting, Conference Proceedings.

Research output: ResearchConference contribution

2008

Enhancing learning of low performing students in multi-section first year lecture/laboratory classes: Completion of a three year study

Urban-Lurain, M. & Sticklen, J. 2008 Proceedings - Frontiers in Education Conference, FIE. 4720406

Research output: ResearchConference contribution

learning
student
Students
engineering
responsibility

Work in progress - Computing and undergraduate engineering: A collaborative process to align computing education with engineering workforce needs (CPACE)

Vergara, C. E., Urban-Lurain, M., Briedis, D., Buch, N., LaPrad, J., Paquette, L., Sticklen, J. & Wolff, T. F. 2008 Proceedings - Frontiers in Education Conference, FIE. 4720567

Research output: ResearchConference contribution

engineering
education
Education computing
community
Curricula
2 Citations

Work in progress - Effective engagement of millennial students using web-based voice-over slides and screen demos to augment traditional class delivery

Sticklen, J., Urban-Lurain, M. & Briedis, D. 2008 Proceedings - Frontiers in Education Conference, FIE. 4720397

Research output: ResearchConference contribution

learning
student
Students
quiz
Demonstrations
2005
2 Citations

Curricular integration of computational tools: A first step

Hinds, T., Urban-Lurain, M., Sticklen, J., Amey, M. & Eskil, T. 2005 ASEE Annual Conference and Exposition, Conference Proceedings. p. 2651-2660 10 p.

Research output: ResearchConference contribution

Mechanical engineering
Curricula
Computer science
Students
STEM (science, technology, engineering and mathematics)

First steps toward curricular integration of computational tools

Hinds, T., Urban-Lurain, M., Sticklen, J., Amey, M. & Eskil, T. 2005 Innovations in Engineering Education 2005: Mechanical Engineering Education, Mechanical Engineering Technology Department Heads. Vol. 2005, p. 67-72 6 p.

Research output: ResearchConference contribution

Students
MATLAB
Mechanical engineering
Curricula
Engineering education
1 Citations

Multi-section freshman classes with laboratories: Lecture as intro vs. lecture as wrap-up

Sticklen, J., Urban-Lurain, M., Hinds, T., Eskil, T. & Amey, M. 2005 ASEE Annual Conference and Exposition, Conference Proceedings. p. 10599-10609 11 p.

Research output: ResearchConference contribution

Students

Using self-response system and online learning environment to promote science learning in a large college class

Zhang, B. H., Patterson, R., Richmond, G., Parker, J., Merrill, J., Urban-Lurain, M., Rollins, S., Weber, E. & Long, T. 2005 Proc. Int. Conf. on Computers in Education 2005: "Towards Sustainable and Scalable Educational Innovations Informed by the Learning Sciences"- Sharing Research Results and Exemplary Innovations, ICCE. p. 570-576 7 p.

Research output: ResearchConference contribution

learning environment
Teaching
science
learning
Undergraduate
2 Citations

Work in progress - Using information technology to author, administer, and evaluate performance-based assessments

Urban-Lurain, M., Albertelli, G. & Kortemeyer, G. 2005 Proceedings - Frontiers in Education Conference, FIE. Vol. 2005, 1611903

Research output: ResearchConference contribution

Information technology
Students
Word processing
Spreadsheets
Teaching
2004
8 Citations

Application of object-centered scaffolding to introductory matLab

Sticklen, J., Amey, M., Eskil, T., Hinds, T. & Urban-Lurain, M. 2004 ASEE Annual Conference Proceedings. p. 503-511 9 p.

Research output: ResearchConference contribution

Students
Anchors
Scaffolds
Software engineering
3 Citations

Curricular integration of computational tools by evolutionary steps

Urban-Lurain, M., Amey, M., Sticklen, J., Hinds, T. & Eskil, T. 2004 ASEE Annual Conference Proceedings. p. 2677-2687 11 p.

Research output: ResearchConference contribution

Curricula
Decomposition
2002
2 Citations

A web-to-database system for collecting student data

McFall, R., Urban-Lurain, M. & Weinshank, D. 2002 Proceedings - Frontiers in Education Conference. Vol. 2

Research output: ResearchConference contribution

Students
2000
7 Citations

Is there a role for programming in non-major computer science courses?

Urban-Lurain, M. & Weinshank, D. J. 2000 Proceedings - Frontiers in Education Conference. IEEE, Vol. 1

Research output: ResearchConference contribution

Robot programming
Computer programming
Computer science
Information technology
Teaching
1999
2 Citations

I do and I understand[3]: Mastery model learning for a large non-major course

Urban-Lurain, M. Mar 24 1999 SIGCSE 1999 - Proceedings of the 13th SIGCSE Technical Symposium on Computer Science Education. Association for Computing Machinery, Inc, p. 150-154 5 p.

Research output: ResearchConference contribution

model learning
Students
Defects
infrastructure
semester