UAB Summer Camps
The University of Alabama at Birmingham hosts several summer camps on campus each year. Presented by UAB departments and groups, the camps offer fun activities for children and easy and convenient choices for parents. Check this page for updates and camps added as they become available.
February 25, 2013

Materials Engineering Camp at UAB

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Materials Engineering Camp at UAB
205-975-3271 • UAB’s Hulsey Center, 950 13th St. South, Room 208

Ages: High school juniors and seniors

When: June 17-21, 2013

Description: Material engineers make things better, stronger, lighter, faster, safer and smarter. They study metals, ceramics, glass, plastics, composites, nanomaterials and semiconductors for everything from disposable contact lenses to computer chips and crankshafts. Camp will consist of interactive lectures, hands-on laboratory sessions and a multi-day engineering design project.

Cost: Free. All materials, instruction, transportation and meals during the day are provided at no cost to students. Participants also receive a UAB Materials Camp T-shirt.

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