Over the course of the last ten weeks, the iEXCEL teams have been moving from temporary sites into the Davis Global Center. Once the facility was proclaimed “dust free,” advanced technologies began installation. We were delighted to start educational activities on March 1. For two weeks, we were able to see the Davis Global Center spring to life with students and faculty engaging in multiple simulation and small group visualization activities. During this time, we also hosted many visitors and functions. It was wonderful to witness the initial impact of this world-class center.
To respond to the spread of COVID-19, a decision was made to defer holding the Dedication Ceremonies originally planned for April, as well as reschedule all visitor activities. Due to the need for social distancing, we have temporarily ceased offering “hands-on” training in the Davis Global Center and Michael F. Sorrell Simulation Center.
However, we all
and continue to support the iEXCEL mission to offer innovative curriculum development and research. With iEXCEL staff working remotely, we are shifting our focus from conducting simulations in small groups – to help
through offering you curriculum development activities, including: