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CURENT Hosts ‘Tomorrow’s Engineers Today’

Twenty-six high school girls arrived on UT’s campus with an idea of what engineering was but after four hours of exploration they had a much clearer idea. The girls were taking part in a program called “Tomorrow’s Engineers Today,” organized by CURENT along with the campus’s chapter of Society of Women Engineers and TN-SCORE.

Knoxville News Sentinel: Future engineering: Middle school students get hands-on at UT

Students exploring the robotics lab.

The Knoxville News Sentinel covered an outreach science event conducted by UT’s CURENT Engineering Research Center at Whittle Springs Middle School. About fifty students got the chance to learn about engineering and see it up close and personal as part of a partnership the school has with CURENT, which promotes electrical engineering and research through education and outreach programs.