Engineers interested in the Transportation industry: The Engineers’ Club of Philadelphia, in conjunction with AECOM, CSX and Plymouth-Whitemarsh High School, is having a program on Tuesday, April 21, 2020 at 4:00 P.M. at Plymouth-Whitemarsh High School, 201 East Germantown Pike, Plymouth Meeting, PA 19462, featuring Christopher W. Wright, P.E. from AECOM discussing the CSX Railroad Clearance Project that enables double-stack trains to go from the South through the Philadelphia area to the Ports of New Jersey and New York. The program should last approximately two hours with a Young Professionals Panel following the presentation.
Please let me know if you are interested in going to by Friday, March 6, 2020 .
Summer Camp Opportunities
2020 Forensic Sciences Mentoring Institute Summer Science Program
NAME NASA'S MARS 2020 ROVER
ENTRIES DUE: November 01, 2019 | 11:59 PM PST
The Robotics Engineering Workshop teaches the fundamentals and operation skills of robotic systems. Participants will rotate through a series of hands-on lab activities instructed by engineering faculty and professional partners from the robotics community. Students will be able to:
- Explore design principles
- Build components
- Learn how to operate the robots
- Re-program robots to perform various tasks
Students will be able to attend a Widener panel discussion with robotics engineering students where industry applications and career opportunities in robotics will be discussed.
link to register and information https://www.widener.edu/events/robotics-engineering-workshop
Engineering Mini Camp Nov 8 Option to: high school seniors
Registration: required; ends Friday, November 1.
The School of Engineering invites local high school seniors to campus to learn about the different engineering disciplines including:
Attendees will interact with current engineering students and faculty while completing various laboratory activities such as programming a robot, designing a bridge, launching a rocket, exploring computer modeling, and working with biomedical devices and systems. A concurrent program for parents and guardians covers the admissions process, financial aid and planning for engineering school.
Info and registration https://www.widener.edu/events/engineering-mini-camp-high-school-seniors