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University of Michigan College of Engineering - North Campus

1221 Beal Avenue

Ann Arbor, Michigan 48109

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What kind of engineer do you want to be?

Join us this summer and discover the many possibilities in engineering.

Discover Engineering is designed for alumni and 8th - 10th grade kids who want to thoroughly explore various engineering disciplines. Each day you'll take a deep dive into 2 engineering disciplines and find out what it really means to be an engineer.


Dates and Schedule

Below is an example of each day’s general schedule. Each workshop is 3 hours long with an hour for lunch. Adults have separate programming from the kids. Adults and kids join up from 12-1 each day for lunch and tour the Big House and Crisler together on Thursday at 4 pm.


Thursday, July 27th

7:30 am - 8:45 am: Check-in, cont. breakfast & announcements
8:45 am - 9:00 am: Walk to workshops
9:00 am - 12 noon: Kids workshops & Adult Ed Program
12 noon - 1 pm: Lunch
1:00 - 1:15 pm: Walk to workshops
1:15 pm 4:15 pm: Kids workshops & Adult Ed Program Cont.
4:15 pm - 6 pm: Big House & Crisler Tours (adults & kids)


Friday, July 28th

8:00 am - 8:45 am: Continental breakfast & announcements
8:45 am - 9:00 am: Walk to workshops
9:00 am - 12 noon: Kids workshop | Tech Talks & Tours - adults
12 noon - 1 pm: Lunch
1:00 - 1:15 pm: Walk to workshops
1:15 pm 4:15 pm: Kids workshop | Tech Talks & Tours - adults


Available Workshops

Each day you will dig into 2 engineering disciplines and uncover what it really means to be an engineer in those fields. Through discussion, hands-on exercises, tours and Q&A, graduate students will unveil the infinite possibilities that exist for engineers.


Engineering Disciplines for 2017 include:

Biomedical Engineering
Mechanical Engineering
Robotics Engineering
Civil Engineering
Materials Science Engineering
Industrial Operations Engineering

(You will choose 4 disciplines during your registration.)


T-Shirt

T-Shirts are $16 each and can be added to your order when you register.

Please refer to the t-shirt sizing chart when selecting a t-shirt size for your child.


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1221 Beal Avenue

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