Five Transportation and Engineering after school classes are underway at the Great Lakes Research Center and four area schools.
The instructors are all young women engineering students in mechanical, civil, and biomedical engineering. The After School STEM Club activities take place over eight weeks from January 23 to March 3, 2017.
Students are designing boats, making traffic signs, building bridges, flying planes, and riding tracks. They are using LEGOs, airplane spinners, Magna-Tiles®, paper, and other materials
Participating schools are in South Range, L’anse, Hancock, and Dollar Bay.