CEDE Calendars

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Center for Engineering Design & Entrepreneurship
2014-2015 Senior Design Calendar
At-a-Glance

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Wed., 9/10
3:30 - 5:30 p.m.
Fall Workshop & Social in Globe Room of Cataldo Hall

Students, Sponsors, and Liaisons

Meet and address project goals. Take team photos.

Wed., 10/22
3:10 - 6:10 p.m.
Project Plan Presentations & Progress Session

Students, Advisors, Liaisons, Sponsors, and DAB Members

Students provide update on progress and receive feedback. Sponsor/Liaison to sign off on plan or deliverables.

Wed., 12/10
3:10 - 6:10 p.m.
End of Semester Presentations

Students, Faculty Advisors, Liaisons, Sponsors, and DAB Members

Students provide update on progress and receive feedback.

Wed., 2/18
3:10 - 6:10 p.m.
Status Presentations

Students, Faculty Advisors, Liaisons, Sponsors, DAB Members, and EAC

Students provide update and plan for finished project.

Wed., 4/29
10 am - 6 p.m.
Design Exposition Day

Students, Faculty Advisors, Liaisons, Sponsors, and DAB Members

Displays in Herak Atrium, 10:00 a.m. – 2:00 p.m.
Final Presentations, 3:10 – 6:00 p.m.
Senior Design Celebration, 6:00 – 7:30 p.m.



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Center for Engineering Design & Entrepreneurship
2014-2015 Senior Design Calendar
Full Details


Tue., 9/2
FIRST DAY OF FALL SEMESTER

Students

Wed., 9/3
3:30 - 4:30 p.m.
Initial Senior Design Meeting & Overview

Students

Basic Information about Senior Design. Calendar, Schedules, Forms, Budgets, Ordering Materials. Checklist distributed with information students need to gather from sponsors at Fall Workshop. Students to submit project preferences by 6 p.m. via survey.  Details at meeting.  All Project and Team assignments emailed to students by Friday, 9/5.   Seniors - Email your faculty advisor for 1st meeting time & place.

Wed., 9/10
3:30 - 5:30 p.m.
Fall Workshop & Social in Globe Room

Students, Sponsors, and Liaisons

Meet and address project goals. Take team photo.  Refreshments served.

Wed. 9/17
3:10 - 6:10 p.m.
Academic Session #1: Project Plan Workshop

Students and Faculty Advisors

Meetings by Discipline:  ME - Wolff Aud., Civils - Jepson 111; EE/CPEN - Coll Hall 101; CPSC - PACCAR Classroom

Meetings by discipline covering: Project Plans, Templates, Grading, Evaluations, Meeting Notes and Binders, Communication, Budget, Time Management, Expectations of Teams.

Wed., 10/1
4 p.m.
Project Plans Due - Mechanical Teams ONLY

Students & Faculty Advisors
Upload to Repository by 4 p.m. for Faculty Advisors

Mon., 10/6
Reviewed Project Plans - Mechanical Teams ONLY

Faculty Advisors & Students

Faculty Members Review, Suggest changes, & Return to Repository by Monday 10/6    

Wed., 10/8
4 p.m.
Project Plans Due - Civil, CPSC, EE/CPEN Teams ONLY
Students & Faculty Advisors
Upload to Repository by 4 p.m. for Faculty Advisors
Mon., 10/13
Reviewed Project Plans - Civil, Computer Science, Electrical/Computer Teams

Faculty Advisors & Students

Faculty Members Review, Suggest changes, & Return to Repository by Monday, 10/13    

Wed., 10/15
4 p.m.
Final Project Plans Due

Students

Teams incorporate recommendations from Faculty Advisors and submit final plan to website. Hard copy is due to Toni Boggan (PC 214) as well.

Wed., 10/22
3:10 - 6:10 p.m.
Project Plan Presentation & Review Session

Students, Advisors, Liaisons, Sponsors, and DAB Members

Students make presentation with update on progress and receive feedback. Sponsor/Liaison to sign off on plan or deliverables if approved.

Fri., 10/24
4 p.m.
Signed Project Plans Due

Students

Submit signed Project Plans to repository and turn in a hard copy to Toni Boggan. Reports will not be accepted if not signed by all parties, including team members, faculty advisor and sponsor or liaison.

Wed., 10/29
3:10 - 6:10 p.m.
Academic Session #2: Report Writing Session

Students and Faculty Advisors

Topics: Sample Reports, Outlines, Task List, Deliverables, Outcomes, Schedules, Risks, Budgets.

Meetings by Discipline: ME - Wolff Aud., Civils - Jepson 111; EE/CPEN - Coll Hall 101; CPSC - PACCAR Classroom     

Wed., 12/3
4 p.m.
Signed Project Status Reports

Students

Upload to Repository and turn in hard copy to Toni Boggan by 4 pm. This report must include Budget and Projection of Machining and Resources required for Engineering Tech Center for spring semester.      

Wed., 12/10
3:10 - 6:10 p.m.
End of Semester Presentations

Students, Faculty Advisors, Liaisons, Sponsors, and DAB Members

Students provide update on progress and receive feedback.  Times & Locations to be announced.

Fri., 12/19
LAST DAY OF FALL SEMESTER

Students

Tue., 1/13
FIRST DAY OF SPRING SEMESTER

Students

Wed., 1/21
3:10 - 6:10 p.m.
Academic Session #3

Students and Faculty Advisors

Meetings by discipline covering: Refining Project calendar, Push Toward Completion, Making Polished Presentations.   Locations to be announced. 

Wed., 2/18
3:10 - 6:10 p.m.
Project Status Presentations

Students, Faculty Advisors, Liaisons, Sponsors, DAB Members, and EAC

Students make presentations with Project update and plan for finished project. Times & Locations to be announced.

Wed., 3/4
4 p.m.
Team Photos and Summaries Due

Students

Email summaries (150 words or less) of your project  and high-quality, high resolution photo to Toni Boggan.

Fri., 4/24
4 p.m.
Signed, Final Project Reports Due

Students

Upload to Repository and turn in hard copy to Toni Boggan by 4 p.m.

Wed. 4/29
Design Exposition Day

Students, Faculty Advisors, Liaisons, Sponsors, and DAB Members

Displays in Herak Atrium, 10:00 a.m. – 2:00 p.m.
Final Presentations, 3:10 – 6:10 p.m.
Senior Design Celebration, 6:00 – 7:30 p.m.

Sun., 5/10
UNDERGRADUATE COMMENCEMENT

Congratulations, Students, you did it!



NOTE: Meetings and presentations related to CEDE projects are intended to be for the primary benefit of our Design Teams, as well as their liaisons, sponsors, and advisors. Gonzaga University's Center for Engineering Design & Entrepreneurship therefore reserves the right to restrict access for meetings and reporting sessions of our Design Teams. Unless specific permission is obtained from the Academic Director, Toni Boggan, no recording of presentations is permitted. If you have a question, please contact Toni Boggan at (509) 313-3913.