Discover Engineering 2017
What kind of engineer do you want to be? Join us this summer and discover the many possibilities in engineering. Discover Engineering is designed for alumni and 8th - 10th grade kids who want to thoroughly explore various engineering disciplines. Each day you'll take a deep dive into 2 engineering disciplines and find out what it really means to be an engineer. Dates and Schedule Below is an example of each day’s general schedule. Each workshop is 3 hours long with an hour for lunch. Adults have separate programming from the kids. Adults and kids join up from 12-1 each day for lunch and tour the Big House and Crisler together on Thursday at 4 pm. Thursday, July 27th7:30 am - 8:45 am: Check-in, cont. breakfast & announcements8:45 am - 9:00 am: Walk to workshops9:00 am - 12 noon: Kids workshops & Adult Ed Program12 noon - 1 pm: Lunch1:00 - 1:15 pm: Walk to workshops 1:15 pm 4:15 pm: Kids workshops & Adult Ed Program Cont.4:15 pm - 6 pm: Big House & Crisler Tours (adults & kids) Friday, July 28th8:00 am - 8:45 am: Continental breakfast & announcements8:45 am - 9:00 am: Walk to workshops9:00 am - 12 noon: Kids workshop | Tech Talks & Tours - adults12 noon - 1 pm: Lunch1:00 - 1:15 pm: Walk to workshops 1:15 pm 4:15 pm: Kids workshop | Tech Talks & Tours - adults Available Workshops Each day you will dig into 2 engineering disciplines and uncover what it really means to be an engineer in those fields. Through discussion, hands-on exercises, tours and Q&A, graduate students will unveil the infinite possibilities that exist for engineers. Engineering Disciplines for 2017 include: Biomedical EngineeringMechanical EngineeringRobotics EngineeringCivil EngineeringMaterials Science EngineeringIndustrial Operations Engineering (You will choose 4 disciplines during your registration.) T-Shirt T-Shirts are $16 each and can be added to your order when you register. Please refer to the t-shirt sizing chart when selecting a t-shirt size for your child. FAQs Click to see FAQs.