February Teaching Spotlight: Denise Thorsen
From Madara Mason
Denise Thorsen, Professor of electrical and computer engineering and director of Alaska Space Grant and Alaska NASA EPSCoR programs, was in the Spotlight on Teaching for the month of February. Thorsen is the 2021 Usibelli Award recipient for Distinguished Teaching. In a one-hour conversation with a number of participants, she discussed the ways in which she leverages co-curricular activities to enhance and cement student understanding outside the classroom.