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Abstract

In late 2014 Texas A&M University at Qatar, which is a small branch campus focusing on engineering, launched its own STEAM initiative. Its goals are to better integrate the liberal arts into the engineering curriculum and to demonstrate the relevance of the arts to STEM-based education and research. What follows is a description of the initiative and the reception it has received.

Author/Artist Bio

Troy Bickham is Professor of History at Texas A&M University and the Assistant Dean for Academic and Student Services at Texas A&M's branch campus in Qatar, where he also serves as the Director of the campus's STEAM Initiative.

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