Engineering Now :: Volume 6 - Edition 6 :: Spring 2009

Western Engineering Summer Academy

Ambitious students in Grades 9 to 12, who excel in the areas of math and science, now have the opportunity to explore engineering at the new Western Engineering Summer Academy.

The weeklong sessions start July 20, July 27, August 4 and August 10, 2009.

Students will be taken on an exciting journey beyond the Ontario high school curriculum. They will discover the exciting world of applied science and engineering in Western’s top research facilities and teaching environments. Academic world-renowned researchers and professors will teach the courses.

“Students can choose from courses in biomedical engineering, green engineering, software engineering and structural engineering,” explains Jennifer Hinton, Western Engineering Summer Academy Coordinator. “The courses are designed specifically for enriched high school students and will include labs, lectures, workshops and site tours.”

For more information and to register – 

The Western Engineering Summer Academy is generously funded by Imperial Oil Foundation.

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.: Allison Stevenson
Spencer Engineering Building, Room 2074
Phone: (519) 850-2917 Fax: (519) 661-3808