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Event: SC - Engineering Open House for K-12

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Added by Dianna , 14 Jan 2014

Taking place 22 Feb 2014 (Single Day Event)


National Engineers Week, which celebrates professionals in all fields of engineering and computing, will be held February 16-22. The College of Engineering and Computing at the University of South Carolina is hosting an Open House geared toward kindergarten through 12th grade students on Saturday, February 22 from 10am – 1pm at the Swearingen Engineering Center at 315 Main Street on the USC Columbia campus. The free event will feature dozens of interactive exhibits that highlight the CEC’s programs and research including the following:

· Fuel cell demonstrations

· Electric and hybrid vehicles

· A concrete canoe

· A cornstarch pool

· Robots

· Computer Games

· Segway Rides

· Hands-on projects for kids

For a full list of activities, visit www.cec.sc.edu/eweek. Visitors, of all ages, are welcome, as are school groups.