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Code Name: SWE

Saturday, February 17, 2018

Code Name: SWE, is a new event taking the place of 8th Grade Day. This will be an annual event hosted by WVU's Society of Women Engineers, to allow middle school girls to gain hands-on experience with coding and problem solving challenging engineering projects in collaboration with Statler College students. Activities at this event will include using face-recognition software, navigating robots through mazes, and a guest speaker talking about career opportunities!  For questions, please email our SWE officers.

Registration Details

This is a free event. There will be a free T-shirt for the student, and food will be provided during the event. Registration for this event is now open. If you experience any problem during registration, you can call us at (304) 293-0398.

Code Name: SWE Agenda

  • 9:30AM-10:00AM Registration
  • 10:00AM-10:45 AM Introduction and Grad Student Opening*
  • 10:50AM-11:35 AM Activity 1
  • 11:40AM-12:25 PM   Activity 2
  • 12:30PM-1:05 PM Lunch
  • 1:10PM-1:55 PM Activity 3
  • 2:00PM-2:45 PM Activity 4
  • 2:50PM-3:30 PM NASA Speaker
  • 3:30PM-3:40 PM Closing

*Grad Student may speak for only 30 minutes--shortening the day 15 min.

There will also be a parent program from 10:50-12:30 on the day of the event.