Ashford University

Organized by:
Ashford University

Participating Organizations:

College of Education

Event(s) Summary

Number of Events Organized During Brain Awareness Week:




Type of Events Held:

  • Workshop

Target Audiences:

  • Other
  • Other: faculty

Approximate Number of People Reached:


Details of Major Brain Awareness Week Events/Activities:

Brain compatible workshop on initiative and integrity. Participants had to create a drawing to demonstrate what they had learned from a book chapter. Step 1 was to share what their drawing represented Step 2 was to share any process or ideas they had during their drawing or what was presented in Step 1 Goals were met and all participants remarked they enjoyed an “out of the box” experience

Event Planning & Publicity

Publicity Methods Used:

  • Calendar Listings (newspapers, radio, television)
  • Emails

Which of These Publicity Methods Was The Most Successful?

e-mails and reminder e-mails


Other Downloadable Materials:

  • working with adult learners

Feedback & Keys to Success

How do you feel BAW participation benefited your organization and the local community?

More faculty who design courses will use brain compatible activities in their course designs

Please share any suggestions or lessons learned that may help others plan future events:

Need more materials on adult learners

Contact Information

Contact Name:

Maureen Lienau

Contact Phone:


Contact Email:

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