Hewlett-Packard Award Expands Technology for Teaching

Hewlett Packard logoThe tablet computers already successfully integrated into electrical and computer engineering are now in more Pratt classrooms. Duke won a second Technology for Teaching Leadership grant from Hewlett-Packard. This project, led by Assistant Professor of the Practice Lisa Huettel, provided 40 tablet computers and supporting equipment for use in courses across Pratt. The grant, valued at more than $120,000, was one of 10 awarded to two- and four-year colleges and universities in the U.S. and Canada. Another 15 grants were awarded to K-12 schools across the country.