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STEM – SEMI High Tech U Camp 2013

On July 23rd, 2013, Geotechnical Centrifuge Lab opened its door for tour and presentation to about 10 students (four females) that were interested in visiting the lab space.  These students are part of the group of high school students that participated in the STEM program here at RPI.  Presentation about the lab, demo of mini-centrifuge

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PREFACE 2013

On July 12th,  approximately 20 of high school students attended our annual PREFACE Program lab tour.  A mixed group of boys and girls of different  ethnicity were given a presentation of civil engineering and given a tour of the  geotechnical centrifuge lab and a demonstration of the liquefaction effect by using the mini shake table.  

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New Visions Tour 2013

On May 7th, 2013, CEES Center hosted yet another tour for New Visions Program here at RPI.  14 students (6 females, 8 males, of which 2 where minority) participated in the tour through the lab to see the centrifuge and other equipment and also have listened to the presentation about civil engineering field and CEES

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Career Expo 2013

On May 7th, 2013, Centrifuge Lab at RPI has been invited to participate in the local Career Expo. It was the second Career Expo for students in grades 7-12, (mainly from Columbia, Greene and Rensselaer Counties) parents, educators, the community, to learn more about STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering and Math) related careers through fun, interactive

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CIPCE Tour for Albany High School Students

On Monday, March 18th 2013, CEES Center hosted a lab tour for 20 lbany High School students (90% underrepresented minorities).  Tour included a mini-centrifuge demonstration and the lab tour of facility and equipment. As part of an Albany Smart Scholars program aimed at raising STEM awareness, The Center for Initiatives in Pre-College Education (CIPCE) is

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