Events & Opportunities

K-12 competitions

High School Engineering Competition

March 9, 2020

Monday March 9, 2020  

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Elementary Robotics Competition (VEX IQ)

March 10, 2020

Invitation Only- Tuesday March 10, 2020

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Middle School Engineering Competition

March 11, 2020

Wednesday March 11, 2020  

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K-12 Events

Middle School Day 2019

October 10, 2019

This outreach event is free of charge and open to any middle school class of 20-25 students, preferably science, math, or engineering classes. A teacher must complete the application available below. Teachers and/or chaperones must stay with the class while they are on campus. Space is limited, so please complete an application as soon as possible. Middle School Day will be Thursday, October 10, 2019 from 9 a.m. - 12 p.m. Topics this year will range from biomedical engineering to electrical engineering to computer science. Teachers will have the opportunity to pick topic preferences after their application has been received. Registration will open 9/1/2019.

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Lead Academy

Our LEAD program is a FREE one day experience held at our college designed to work in conjunction with the SC educational standards to provide students with hands-on experiences in a particular area of engineering and computing. Your students will be engaged in hands-on project based learning all day! This one day experience will be from 9am-3pm. We have travel scholarships that can be submitted for funds for a bus driver, bus rental, mileage, and substitute teacher. Lunch will be provided for all students. Registration will open early August 2019! Dates for LEAD Academy are this Fall: (more…)

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eWeek: Daughter Date Night

February 20, 2020

The College of Engineering and Computing is excited to host it's annual Daughter Date Night!  Middle school age girls are invited to apply for this FREE event, along with one adult as their "date".  There will be time for our guest to collaborate, design and test a hands-on engineering activity.  Guest will be served dinner while they have the opportunity to chat with current women in the College of Engineering and Computing at UofSC! Registration will be posted in late fall!

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Professional Development

VEX IQ and V5 Robotics Workshop

Oct. 10-11, 2019

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Computer Science Workshop

Feb 4-5, 2020

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