Engineering and Technology Week 2021 – February 23 and 24 @ UVU

Middle/Jr. High and High Schools: Teachers/Chaperones please fill out the form below for visit on February 24, 2021. During the visit, students:

  • Tour College of Engineering and Technology labs at UVU and have lunch.
  • Visit UVU student projects and participate in fun hands-on projects sponsored by CET @ UVU.
  • Receive scholarships for your school projects, individually or in teams, judged by the UVU faculty.
  • Receive gifts and awards for your winning projects, or just for visiting UV

Participating student projects from middle and high schools should meet the following criteria:

  • Problem Statement: What problem is the project trying to solve?
  • Approach to Solving the Problem: What approach using Technology/Engineering mindset is used to solve the problem?
  • Implementation: Demonstrate that the project works and solves the problem.
  • Presentation: 2-3 slides stating the problem statement, approach to problem solution, and demonstration of the working project.

Please see schedule and fill out the attendance form below.

Elementary Schools: Students visit UVU on February 23, 2021. Teachers/chaperones please contact Dr. Krista Ruggles to reserve your spot for the visit ASAP. She can be reached at: Kruggles@uvu.edu and 801-863-8057.

Event Highlights

Lunch, Awards & Scholarships

Lunch will be provided and the best team projects will receive scholarships and take home awards and gifts!

Time

The event will begin prompty at 10:00am.

Tour UVU Labs

Students have the chance to tour UVU labs and student projects.

Engineering & Technology Week 2020 Photos

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  • Engineering and Tech Week 2020 photo

February 23 Schedule

Elementary School Teachers & Chaperones:

Please contact Dr. Krista Ruggles via email, or call at 801-863-8057 to attend.

Time Activity
9:00 - 9:30 Arrivals at the UVU Grande Ballroom (buses follow drop off and parking instructions)
9:30 - 11:30 Engineering and Technology program tables; hands on STEM activities by School of Education; guided tour of campus
11:30 - 12:00 Pizza Lunch in Grande Ballroom
12:00 - 12:30 Depart

 

February 24 Schedule

High School and Middle School Teachers and Chaperons:

Please fill out the form below indicating the detail of your visit.

Time Activity
9:00 - 10:00 Arrivals at the UVU Grande Ballroom (buses follow drop off and parking instructions on this page); set up time for projects from Middle and High Schools
10:00 - 11:00 Middle and High Schools visit Engineering and Technology Program tables and student Projects in the Grande Ballroom; present projects; hands on activities
11:00 - 11:30 Judging Student projects from Middle and High Schools by UVU Faculty; hands on projects
11:30 - 12:00 Lunch
12:00 - 12:40 Keynote Speech
12:40 - 1:00 Announcement of Scholarships and Awards for winning teams from Middle and High Schools
1:00 - 2:30 College of Engineering and Technology and UVU Campus Tours
2:30 Depart

 

Let Us Know You're Coming

Elementary School Teachers & Chaperones: Please contact Dr. Krista Ruggles via email, or call at 801-863-8057 to attend.

Middle & High Schools: Please complete the form below so we know you'll be attending.









Rules and Resources


Waiver Form

Parents of students who are attending at the UVU campus must fill out the attached waiver form. Form should then be collected by the responsible teacher/advisor before students can board the bus to come to UVU.

Risk and Hazards Waiver

Bus Drop Off and Pick Up Instructions

Morning Arrival, children drop off and parking: Buses drop off children by the L13 Parking Lot (next to the Parking Garage). Children are walked to the Grand Ballroom accompanied by their teachers/chaperones. Buses park in the UVU WEST CAMPUS (HP Building). Before children are let on buses at schools, please make sure they hand in their signed “waiver” forms which are available here. These waivers should be signed by parents and upon arrival at UVU handed to the UVU administrator in the Grand Ballroom. UVU student guides are available to direct the groups to the Grand Ballroom.

Afternoon Pick up and Departure: Children walk back to Parking lot L13 accompanies by their teachers/chaperones. Buses pick up children at L13 Parking Lot and travel back to schools.

Contact

School of Education

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Questions Regarding Projects

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College of Engineering & Technology

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