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Engineering Day

Join us for the 6th HGTC Engineering Day, Wed., April 23, 2014.

Horry Georgetown Technical College’s Annual Engineering Day, an outdoor design event for high school students interested in math and science careers, will be held from 8 a.m. until noon, Wed., April 23, in and around Building 300 on the Conway Campus. Hundreds of high school and college students will build bridges and other structures to compete for prizes. Members of the local chapter of the American Society of Civil Engineers (ASCE) will judge the competition.

Engineering Day is open to the public.

2014 Engineering Day Agenda

8:00–9:00am
Autocad Competition
objective: To create a plan based on the dimensions given the day of the competition.
See competition rules»
9:45–10:00am
Welcome
9:00–10:00am
Concrete Competition (HS students watch from 9:30 -10:00)
See competition rules»
10:00–11:00am
Robotics Competition (HS students watch from 10:00 -10:30)
See competition rules»
10:30–11:30am
HS student compete in relay games 
11:00–12:00pm
Bridge Competition (HS students watch from 11:30 – 12:00)
See competition rules»
12:00–12:30pm
Lunch / Robotics Exhibition/Survey Competition
12:30–1:00pm
HS Awards ceremony – HS students (survey, wrap-up, departure)
1:00–1:30pm
Awards ceremony - HGTC students and thank you to judges/sponsors

For more information and to register, contact:
Suliban Deaza (843) 349-5332