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Black & Veatch Explorer Post First Nighter

August 29, 2017 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm

Black & Veatch invites high school students (ages 14-19) interested in math, science and engineering, plus their parents to the first meeting of the 2017 Black & Veatch Explorer Post. The Post is for students interested in science, technology, engineering and math (STEM) who want to gain knowledge of the various disciplines of engineering. 

Each monthly meeting will consist of an informative presentation by a guest speaker and a hands-on activity or contest related to the selected engineering discipline.

Each month a tour of an engineering related facility will be offered. Tours are normally on the Saturday following the meeting. Here’s the preliminary schedule:

Aug. 29 – First Nighter & Registration
Sept. 12 – College Night
Sept. 16 – Int’l Coastal Cleanup – Comm. Service TBD – College Tour – TBD
Oct. 10 – Mechanical Engineering
Oct. 14 – Christmas In October – Comm. Service Nov. 14 – Electrical Engineering
Dec. 12 – Fun Month
Jan. 9 – Aerospace Engineering
Feb. 13 – Nuclear Engineering
March 13 – Civil Engineering
April 10 – Computer Engineering
April 21 – Comm. Service
May 8 – Chemical Engineering
June11-16 –SuperactivityCamp

*Dates and topics are subject to change. See this flyer for more information.


Black & Veatch
11401 Lamar Ave.
Overland Park, KS United States
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