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E3: Education and Experience in Engineering publications, 1972-1974

Identifier: 004.06.06

Various publications with information on the E3 program and engineering education. Includes promotional brochures from 1972 & 1973 as well as 1973 publications “Everything Connects to Everything," "E3 Project Based Learning, Bachelor of Science in Engineering," "Education and Experience in Engineering. Also includes some material about the outcomes of the program,: book titled "E3 IIT," providing an overview of the program and analyzing its national and international impact and a report titled "Proceedings of the Japan Seminar on E3" from 1974


  • Creation: 1972-1977


Conditions Governing Access

Available for Research

Collection Size

11 Item

Biographical / Historical

E3: Education and Experience in Engineering was an IIT undergraduate program established in 1972 as part of the BS in Engineering, and was partially funded by a National Science Foundation grant. The program was based around collaborative projects between students of all levels and faculty from various disciplines and aimed to develop engineers who were “socially and culturally conscious, competent in a wide range of engineering disciplines, and capable of using their knowledge and training to anticipate future technological problems.”

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Formerly 1998.226


Catherine Bruck, University Archivist

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