STEM Opportunities

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

 
University of Pennsylvania Summer Programs https://www.sas.upenn.edu/summer/students/high-school-students
 
 
 
Girls Exploring Tommorows Technology https://gettpa.org/summer-camps/
 
 

 

 

 

2020 Forensic Sciences Mentoring Institute Summer Science Program

FREE Program in Forensics
At the Forensic Sciences Mentoring Institute (FMI) Summer Science Program, high school students spend 7-weeks investigating and solving a crime in an actual forensic laboratory.
 
 
 
Name the Mars Rover Contest
YOUR CHALLENGE IS:

NAME NASA'S MARS 2020 ROVER

ENTRIES DUE: November 01, 2019 | 11:59 PM PST

This is an opportunity to be part of history. 
A short -150 word essay and your choice of a name - is all that is required.
 
Link:
Transportation YOU: A program in Philadelphia for Women Engineers
 
Engineering outreach at Widener
 
Robotics Engineering Workshop October 25 -Final Registration Deadline: October 18, 2019

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:

  • Biomedical

  • Chemical

  • Civil

  • Electrical

  • Mechanical

  • Robotics

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

For more information or to request additional camps contact:
Mrs. Mary Antoni
mantoni@
lansdalecatholic.com
 
215 362 6160 ext 1790