Archive for summer camps

High school students attending this year’s Camp BUILD explored the world of civil engineering in a whirlwind week filled with hands-on experience, design projects, real-world problem solving, competitions and tours at Texas A&M University. Camp BUILD is a one-week camp hosted by the Zachry Depar…


With a successful first year behind it, the Zachry Department of Civil Engineering at Texas A&M University hosted its second group of high school students for CampBUILD, a project-based summer camp full of science, technology, engineering and mathematics (STEM) application and collaborative envi…


The Dwight Look College of Engineering at Texas A&M University hosted 143 prospective students on campus during two camps held in July. Seventy-five rising juniors and seniors participated in the Women Explore Engineering (WEE) camp and an additional 68 students from 12 Texas high schools parti…


The Zachry Department of Civil Engineering held its first summer camp, Camp BUILD, July 20-25. The program was developed to provide high-achieving students who demonstrated an interest in civil engineering the opportunity to better understand the opportunities the profession offers for a rewarding c…


Camp SOAR (Summer Opportunities in Aerospace Research) 2014 was hosted by the Department of Aerospace Engineering with the help of The Boeing Company and Rockwell Collins July 20-25, 2014. Camp SOAR is a five-day summer camp designed to expose upcoming high school juniors and seniors with an intere…


From July 7–12, 16 students from around the country came to Washington, D.C., to talk with politicians and policymakers about nuclear engineering education funding, energy policy, and other nuclear issues as part of the 2013 Nuclear Engineering Student Delegation (NESD). This year the delegation wa…


The Nuclear Engineering Department at Texas A&M University sponsored 18 undergraduate students on a series of visits of two regional nuclear fuel cycle facilities and Sandia National Laboratories in Albuquerque, New Mexico from May 20th to the 24th.


This summer, 16 TAMU and 20 HEU students and faculty participated in a 17-day-long summer school in China.


The Dwight Look College of Engineering hosted 120 prospective engineering students on campus through various summer engineering camps.  Sixty rising junior and senior level high school girls from across Texas and the United States participated in the Women Explore Engineering (WEE) camp July 8…