Programs & Services

Momentum

The Momentum Program is an interdisciplinary design class for first and second year students that takes place over the Independent Activities Period.

Momentum 2017 student application is now closed!

Momentum 2017 Teaching Assistant (TA) application is now closed!

Momentum 2017 Head Teaching Assistant application is now closed!

Momentum offers students an interdisciplinary perspective on solving some of the world's biggest challenges. Please check out the videos to the right  to get a glimpse of our students in action. 

This year we will once again be partnering with the NSF Center for Sensorimotor Neural Engineering to "Explore the brain computer interface - explore the world with your mind".  The Center explores the brain computer interface; its mission is to improve lives by connecting brains and technology.  For more information on the NSF Center for Sensorimotor Neural Engineering please click here. 

Students receive coursework during the first week of IAP then in the remaining weeks they will work in small teams to address the theme.  Students are provided access to lab space to work on their projects.  The course will culminate with group presentations to industry representatives.

Benefits:

  • Receive 6 units of credit
  • Solve a real world issue
  • Network  with corporate sponsors
  • Obtain hands on design experience
  • Opportunity to interview for summer internships

For answers to Frequently Asked Questions, please click here