Engineering Communication Studio


Chevron Center for Engineering Education 

1269 Patrick F. Taylor Hall, 225-578-2632
Coordinator:  Boz Bowles,, 578-9952
Hours: Mon – Thu, 8:30 a.m. – 10 p.m.; Fri, 8:30 a.m. – 4:30 p.m.



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Engineering Studio

Student & Faculty Resources

  • 3-D printer for rapid prototyping of functional ABS plastic 3-D models from CAD files (Pricing Information)
  • 3-D scanner for generating high-definition 360-degree surface scans of objects
  • High-speed camcorder and linear time warp editing capabilities
  • Large-format printer for producing posters and CAD drawings on bond and photographic paper (Pricing Information)
  • Wide format sheet-fed scanner with raster to vector software to convert legacy drawings to editable formats such as AutoCAD.
  • Open-access PC workstations equipped with engineering, and scientific software
  • Informal lounge area with portable whiteboards for group meetings and individual workspace
  • Conference room equipped with the following:
    • a SMART Board,
    • camera/DVD recorder system,
    • teleconferencing for project work, preparation, small group meetings, and presentation rehearsals, and
    • web conferencing with GoToMeeting, Skype and AdobeConnect
  • Support in creating visual presentations, including advanced PowerPoints, websites, video, etc.
  • Feedback on written, spoken, and multimedia projects
  • Support with professional digital portfolios
  • Extensive inventory of audio-visual equipment and reference materials available for check-out
  • Course enhancement support for faculty

Additional Resources