EGR 100, Introduction to Engineering Design, is a college-level course required
of all incoming first-year engineering students. It is an integral part of the CoRe (Cornerstone and Residential) Experience. The course introduces students to the engineering profession and the engineering design process through team-based, interdisciplinary design projects and assignments. There are 720 students enrolled in EGR 100 this semester.
For the final course project, the student teams selected from seven project types: (i) Create a Phone App, (ii) 3D Printing CAD Drawing, (iii) Design a Mini Solar Car, (iv) Water Filtration System Design, (v) Create an Arduino LED Circuit, (vi) Design of
a Heat Exchanger, and (vii) Costa Rica Community Designs.