Chester, PA – Widener University’s School of Engineering will once again host its annual workshop for high school seniors on Friday, November 5, 2021.

Students who participate in this workshop will be introduced to the engineering disciplines offered by the university which include biomedical, chemical, civil, electrical, mechanical, and robotics engineering. During this event, participants will be able to interact with current engineering students and faculty as well as learn about the admissions process and financial aid programs through a concurrent program.

From programming a robot to exploring the functions of biomedical devices, these high school students will have the opportunity to get a firsthand glimpse of the School’s programs through hands-on experience from the workshop’s various laboratory activities.

WHO: High school seniors

Widener University’s School of Engineering undergraduate students and faculty

Parents of high school seniors

WHAT: The university will host an in-person workshop where students will be able to participate in laboratory activities, including computer modeling and designing a bridge.

WHEN: Tuesday, November 5, 2021, 9 a.m. – 12 p.m. Please note that the visual laboratory activities will take place from 9:30 – 11 a.m. See the full schedule here.

WHERE: Kirkbride Hall, Widener University, 1610 Walnut Street, Chester, PA 19013.

WHY: 
This in-person, visual event will feature high school students connecting with members of the School of Engineering.