The ECE Weekly Brief
February 24, 2021
Brought to you by: Tektronix
Tektronix: Bench Solutions
The future of engineering lies with the engineering students produced by today’s great colleges and universities. The needs of these students span from making basic measurements to debugging wireless and mixed-signal designs.

Whether you’re teaching basic electronics or supporting students in advanced RF and wireless projects, Tektronix is committed to delivering a full suite of easy-to-use instruments from our Tektronix and Keithley portfolio. In order to help you put together a bench to meet a variety of teaching needs, we’ve designed 3 distinct bench configurations.

Susan Hagness
Professor & Department Chair,
University of Wisconsin - Madison
Save the Date! The ECEDHA Summit Series: A Virtual Program
March 23 & 25, 2021 | 10am - 3pm CST
ECEDHA is pleased to announce the March Summit - the second installment in the ECEDHA Summit Series!

Led by Susan Hagness, University of Wisconsin - Madison, the March Summit will gather peers to discuss Diversity, Equity and Inclusion.

Featured speakers include:
  • Renetta Tull, Vice Chancellor of Diversity, Equity and Inclusion, UC Davis
  • Delia Saenz, Chief Diversity Officer, ASU
  • Jose Alvarez, Senior Director, CTO Office PSG, Intel
  • Lisa Huettel, Associate Chair & Professor of the Practice, ECE, Duke University
  • UC Berkeley Bias Busters

TOMORROW: ECE Webinar - Virtual Labs with MATLAB and Simulink
Brought to you by MathWorks
February 25, 2021 at 2pm EST
Developing new virtual lab activities or moving a laboratory course online while achieving learning objectives is challenging. It can be difficult to reproduce the collaborative and interactive learning environment that helps develop soft skills needed for global industry. In this webinar, learn ideas and resources for creating online labs using MATLAB and Simulink.
Attendees will also hear from Professor Douglas Jussaume from the University of Tulsa, on how he has virtualized a power systems laboratory using Simulink and Simscape.

Chad Allie
The MathWorks
Douglas Jussaume
University of Tulsa
IEEE-HKN (Virtual) Town Hall
March 4, 2021 at 10am CST
ECEDHA + HKN = recipe for success. Few organizations have the synergy and alignment like ECEDHA and HKN. This Town Hall will present several case studies of successful partnerships, highlight the service component of HKN, and how Department Heads can achieve their objectives for student success and outreach in their campus communities.

ECE Product Resource Guide
Featured Company: Tektronix
The ECE Product Resource Guide highlights corporations that are serving the ECE academic community. Each featured company includes software solutions, product information, prototyping kits, educational partnership information, special academic offerings, and more.

Finalize Your 2020-2021 ECEDHA Academic Membership
Renew your institution's academic membership today to continue receiving ECEDHA membership benefits and stay engaged with peers.

Note: Department Chairs are responsible for the academic renewal and may log in to the ECEDHA member portal to process payment.

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