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Discovery Engineering: MESA First Generation Engineering Camp

Monday, July 15, 2019 - 9:00am to Friday, July 19, 2019 - 3:00pm
Event Location: 
The University of Nevada, Reno

This is a free, introductory camp, open only to students who will be the first person in their immediate family to attend college. Engineering is everywhere, from the roads we drive on to the medicine we take to the computers we use. This camp introduces students to diverse fields in engineering, including chemical, civil, biomedical and computer science. Students will design, build and test a number of projects, from bridges to bottle rockets, to experience the challenges that engineers encounter everyday. A local field trip will help students discover how engineering is all around us in our community.

Dates: July 15th– 19th Times: 9 am – 3pm; before and aftercare are available for an additional charge

Event Locations: UNR Main Campus

Price: $350

Deadlines: May 22nd


Camp Contacts:

Rebecca Fisher, 775-682-7741,

Claire Parker, 775-327-2256,