#EE lab kit #STORES #behind the scenes

Stores' EE lab kit

It was Wednesday the 17th of June 2020 when it all started. We just had a STORES meeting and decided it was time to check in with the staff of EE and CreaTe about the famous “Create kits” we sell at the Store. At the time I was the Administrator of Scintilla so that action point of course came down on me. So, at that Wednesday I thought, let’s get this show on the road, and I sent my first E-mail to the educational directors of both studies. ...

#VAUXHALL #Educational awards

VAUXHALL 2020: A unique online experience

Everyone truly deserves appreciation, whether it is a student or a teacher. Don’t you agree?! That is why Scintilla organizes a Teacher’s Award Ceremony every year. The winner of this award is selected by the students themselves. Some of us may ask the question how? Well, do you remember the sort of ‘Teacher evaluation’ form that you fill in at the end of each quartile? These votes then result in the final award winner. ...

#Education #TOM

Transitioning to a new educational system

Seven years ago, the University of Twente introduced TOM, the Twente Educational Model (Twents Onderwijs Model in Dutch. Using TOM, the bachelors were built up of coherent modules, each containing a collection of courses in the same field and a project to put the acquired knowledge into practice. The goal was student development according to the T-shaped model, which means that students are able to utilize their knowledge in a broader context next to being strong in their respective discipline. ...

#Witteveen & Bos #Advertorial #Company #Electric buses

Cable Pooling: Electric Buses

Witteveen+Bos is an international multidisciplinary and independent engineering and environmental company of Dutch origin, with approximately 1,300 professionals spread over 20 offices in 11 countries. Witteveen+Bos is strongly connected to universities, within this framework internships, and master thesis in the field of electrical engineering are part of our strategy. This paper is providing more insights on a thesis developed on the topic of Cable Pooling. “The biggest challenge at the moment is to estimate how much power is needed ”, says Van Rookhuijzen. ...