Dear CS 1112 Student:

You are invited to participate in a survey for Lighthouse EC: Increasing diversity and engagement in undergraduate computing with enhanced collaborative learning, a research study funded by the National Science Foundation (grant #1712443) about the efficacy of diversity-focused collaborative learning activities in computing courses to establish instructional principles to retain more diverse students in computing. This study is conducted by Dr. James Cohoon, Dr. Yunjeong Chang, Dr. Leslie Cintron, and Dr. Luther Tychonievich from the University of Virginia.

Purpose of the research study


Time required

Risks and benefits

Participation and withdrawal



Dr. James Cohoon, Principal Investigator

Department of Computer Science

University of Virginia, 422 Rice Hall

Charlottesville, VA 22904-4740

Telephone: (434) 982-4327



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University of Virginia Institutional Review Board