Bridge Building (Ages 10+)July 25, 2016 - July 29, 2016

Discover basic structural shapes! You will design, build and load test your own model truss bridge made of balsa and basswood sticks. Teams will also build a truss bridge outdoors and have fun competing against other teams to solve engineering challenges.

Schedule
CED 814 701

Workshop Dates:
Monday, July 25, 2016 - Friday, July 29, 2016
9:00am- 3:30pm

Instructor: John Aviste, EDGE on Science
Location: Extended Learning Center, E-129
Cost: $483

Additional Information:
This workshop will run Monday-Friday, July 25-29, from 9:00a-3:30p.
Emerging Engineers (Grades 3-5)August 01, 2016 - August 04, 2016

Are you an emerging engineer? Attend this four day workshop to get an overview on the careers, and solve project based challenges involving structures, electricity, and material properties. Students then use some of these skills to program and design robots using LEGO NXT Robot kits. Spaghetti bridges will be built. Prerequisite: Students must be nominated by their school to attend; and must have a strong interest in science, technology, computers and/or mathematics.

Nomination Form

Schedule
CED 811 701

Workshop Dates:
Monday, August 01, 2016 - Thursday, August 04, 2016
1:00pm- 3:00pm

Instructor: TBA
Location: Guthrie Building, 2-106
Cost: $55

Additional Information:
This workshop will run Monday-Thursday, August 1-4, 2016.
Emerging Engineers (Grades 6-8)August 08, 2016 - August 11, 2016

Are you an emerging engineer? Attend this four day workshop to get an overview on the careers, and solve project based challenges involving structures, electricity, and material properties. Students then use some of these skills to program and design robots using LEGO NXT Robot kits. Spaghetti bridges will be built. Prerequisite: Students must be nominated by their school to attend; and must have a strong interest in science, technology, computers and/or mathematics.

Nomination Form

Schedule
CED 812 701

Workshop Dates:
Monday, August 08, 2016 - Thursday, August 11, 2016
1:00pm- 3:00pm

Instructor: TBA
Location: Guthrie Building, 2-106
Cost: $55

Additional Information:
This workshop will run Monday-Thursday, August 8-11, 2016.
Engineering Catapults (Ages 10+)August 01, 2016 - August 05, 2016

Siege the day and make your own take-home table-top catapult! We will also build a trebuchet (hurling machine) out of precut timbers and then engage each other in medieval challenges.

Schedule
CED 865 701

Workshop Dates:
Monday, August 01, 2016 - Friday, August 05, 2016
9:00am- 3:30pm

Instructor: John Aviste, EDGE on Science
Location: Extended Learning Center, E-129
Cost: $483

Additional Information:
This workshop will run Monday-Friday, August 1-5, from 9:00a-3:30p.