Mars Student Imaging Project (MSIP)

Catherine Quinlan, Ph.D.

March 27, 2017

Video Segments

  1. How did my journey to Mars begin?
  2. What is the nature of science and how to bring this understanding to students?
  3. What is the Mars Student Imaging Project?
  4. What is the Java Mission-planning and Analysis for Remote Sensing (JMARS) software?

Abstract

Dr. Quinlan presented "Using Mars Student Imaging Project (MSIP) to Help Undergraduates Understand the Nature of Science on Monday, March 27, 2017 at the Center for Excellence in Teaching, Learning, and Assessment at CETLA. Judges from the Teaching, Learning, and Technology (TLT) Committee selected Dr. Quinlan as the winner of the Teaching With Technology Award for her work with the Mars Student Imaging Project (MSIP). Using authentic inquiry practices, students explore science concepts while developing the geospatial and computer skills necessary to navigate the Java Mission-planning and Analysis for Remote Sensing (JMARS) software.

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