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PREP program at St. Mary’s encourages STEM

High school students can develop science and engineering skills using robotics.

St. Mary’s University Engineering Department is hosting three (3) six-day Pre-Engineering Robotics and Java Programming Camps (PREP program) beginning June 11.

The summer pre-engineering camp is free for students accepted into the program. Students will have an opportunity to explore engineering as a career. Hands-on activities stimulate students’ interest in science, technology, engineering and math (STEM).

Camp Dates
June 11-16, 9 a.m- 4 p.m.
June 18-23, 9 a.m.  – 4 p.m.
June 25 -30, 9 a.m. – 4 p.m.

For more information, contact the Program Directors: Dr. Ozgur Aktunc and Dr. Wenbin Luo, or the Chair of Engineering Department, Dr. Bahman Rezaie at 431-2052.

Learn more about the PREP program at St. Mary’s University.
Check out a YouTube video highlighting a rubik’s cube solver using Mindstorm NXT robot.

Photo Courtesy: St. Mary’s University/Engineering Department