2011 Engineering Fall Explore

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  • Explore EngineeringA Weekend for High School Girls

    Friday and Saturday, October 21-22, 2011

  • rundown of the weekendn Friday, 5 p.m., arrive at Sweet Briarn Gather and meet each other and have dinner in the

    dining halln Get creative, innovative and hands-on with our

    engineering design projects; previous projects include: n building your own functional interactive dance pad gamen designing assistive technology for the physically challengedn making your own iPod speakern designing an artbotn creating intelligent electric clothes

    n Saturday, 4 p.m., Closing design exhibition , families and friends invited!

    registrationRegister online at sbc.edu/engineering or contact Dr. Hank Yochum at (434) 381-6357, The Margaret Jones Wyllie 45 Engineering Program.

    Register by Oct. 14. Space is limited to only 25.

    Are you interested in making a difference in the world? Sweet Briar College is hosting an engineering weekend for sophomores, juniors and seniors to explore the field of engineering. Its a chance to try on engineering as a college major.

    Youll work on cool engineering design projects with

    full-time faculty members and current students. And you

    can pick our brains about engineering and college life in

    general all you want.

    The cost for this weekend is only $30 and it includes

    lodging, all meals, supplies and a T-shirt. There are only

    25 spots, so sign up now.

    Explore EngineeringA Weekend for High School GirlsFriday and Saturday, October 21-22, 2011

    Sweet Briar College is centrally located within the state of Virginia, 50 miles south of Charlottesville, 120 miles west of Richmond and 165 miles southwest of Washington, D.C., on U.S. 29.

    Cant make our October event? Consider applying to the Spring Explore Engineering event or to our Explore Engineering Design summer course in July. For more information go to sbc.edu/engineering.

    The Engineering Science Program at Sweet Briar is accredited by ABET.