Education & Outreach
Students represent the most fundamental reason for the Larson Institute's existence as it pursues the goal of preparing the next generation of transportation professionals. Most research faculty at the Larson Institute have joint appointments with academic units and all initiatives of the Institute are designed to enhance and extend the educational experience of matriculating undergraduate and graduate students as well as working professionals pursuing continuing education activities
The Larson Institute's outreach initiatives include technology transfer, continuing education, and K-12 activities that engage elementary, middle, and high school students, challenge college graduates and undergraduates, and enhance the knowledge and skills of working transportation professionals.
Conferences & Workshops
- Transportation Engineering and Safety Conference
- Annual Friction Workshop
- 21st Century Automotive Challenge