K-12 Engineering Academies

About the K-12 Engineering Academies 
Summer Engineering Academies are HERE!

The Engineering Academies offer students of all ages a wide variety of interesting and challenging programs. Our courses challenge our youth to become critical-thinking problem solvers, appreciate STEM, and explore the engineering design process. Since 2006, the Outreach team develops and offers unique opportunities for students to have fun while solving real-world engineering problems.


2015- Summer Engr Academies - Click HERE for Course Descriptions!

Click here to REGISTER for Summer 2015 Classes

Date Class Title Grades Status
June
17-18
Bridges and Cities: Exploring Civil Engineering
8:30 am-Noon
5-8 Wait List
June 17 Intro to Programming w/Alice
1 pm-4:30
6-9 Open
June 18 Intro to Programming w/Alice
1 pm-4:30
6-9 Open
June
22-25
Introduction to LEGO Mindstorms EV3
8:30 am-Noon
5-8 Wait List
June
22-24
Catching the Wind: Engineering Windmills & Parachutes
8:30 am-Noon
2-4 Open
June
22-25
iPalm: Integrated Project to Accelerate Learning in Math
8:30 am-Noon
8-10 Open
June
22-25
iPalm: Integrated Project to Accelerate Learning in Math
1 pm-4:30
8-10 Open
July
6-7
Family Engineering
8:30 am-Noon
k-2 Open
July
6-9
Introduction to LEGO Mindstorms EV3
8:30 am-Noon
5-8 Open
July
13-14
Exploring Electricity
8:30 am-Noon
5-8 Open
July
15-16
Exploring Electricity
8:30 am-Noon
5-8 Open
July
13-16
Helicopters and Drones
8:30 am-Noon
8-10 Open
July
13-14
LEGO WeDo Robotics
8:30 am-Noon
2-4 Wait List
July
13-14
LEGO WeDo Robotics
1 pm-4:30
2-4 Open
July
15-16
LEGO WeDo Robotics
8:30 am-Noon
2-4 Open
July
15-16
LEGO WeDo Robotics
1 pm-4:30
2-4 Open
July
13-16
Video Game Programming w/Alice
1 pm-4:30
7-10 Open
July
20-21
Earth Friendly: The World of Environmental Engineering
8:30 am-Noon
4-6 Open
July
22-23
Earth Friendly: The World of Environmental Engineering
8:30 am-Noon
4-6 Open
July
20-23
Using Tablets for Fun & Education
8:30 am-Noon
8-12 Open
July
20-23
Design, Construction, and Operation of BIG ROBOTS
1 pm-4:30
8-12 Open
July 27 Web Design 1:  How to Teach Yourself HTML & CSS
8:30 am-Noon

9-Adult

Open
July 28

Web Design 2:  How to Teach Yourself PHP & MySQL
8:30 am-Noon
(must have previously taken Web Design 1 to register)

9-Adult Open
July 29

Web Design 3:  How to Teach Yourself Javascript
8:30 am-Noon
(must have previously taken Web Design 1&2 to register)

9-Adult

Open

July 30 Web Design Workshop: Facilitated Creation Time!
8:30 am-Noon
9-Adult Open
July
27-30
EXOTIC SENSORS: Hands-on Exploration!
8:30 am-Noon
7-10 Open
July
27-30
3D CAD with Autodesk Inventor
1 pm-4:30
5-7 Open

REGISTER HERE for Spring 2015 Classes


Want to learn how to build an app, design a video game, and change the world through code?  Join a Girls who Code Club!  The College of Engineering Outreach programs is proud to be a host site for this club.  Armed with technical ability and a supportive sisterhoods of Girls Who Code, they'll go on to take the computer lab, the college lecture hall, and the tech industry by storm!. Registration is closed for 2015, watch for us next school term.


Engineering Outreach Policies

Please review the Engineering Outreach Policies so you and your student(s) understand the expectations for participation in the K-12 Engineering Academies.