Project 4: #CDATis #YCDAT

posted Jan 18, 2018, 9:25 AM by Naomi Kirchner   [ updated Jan 19, 2018, 6:42 AM ]

The Launch!

Make a meme for #CDATis

  • Email your meme to the teacher

  • Memes will go up around the CDAT hall

  • Winning meme will be made into a tee shirt

The project!

Your task: Create a video that answers the questions: Why CDAT? Or CDAT is….?

  • If you would like to create a project via a different media, talk to your teachers.

You must first determine your audience:

  • future CDAT students (focusing on recruiting underrepresented populations)

  • current CDAT students

  • future employers

Some ideas to consider:

  • Your current pet peeves and how to solve them

  • How to promote CDAT for rising freshmen

  • A CDAT mission and vision

  • How to recruit more girls into CDAT


  • Group sizes-- no more than four
  • Video must contain a clear mission and vision statement communicating the purpose and goal of CDAT
  • Video will be no more that 3 min in length
  • All information will be communicated clearly and concisely (no paragraphs of text)


  • Meme-- due day of the launch

  • Your project planning document with all group members' names submitted here -- due Friday, January 19

  • Team plan/ proposal (put on planning doc)-- due Tuesday, January 23

  • Final product: Google video in Google drive--due Wednesday, January 31


  • Your project will be used to recruit middle schoolers and will be put on the school facebook page.

  • You will be invited to a launch party that will include delicious food!

Due: January 31