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Open House 2007

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Friday February 15th & Saturday February 16th

The Engineering and Technology Faculty and Staff of Old Dominion University cordially invite teachers, counselors, prospective students, and parents to learn more about Old Dominion's Engineering and Technology programs and facilities through our Open House and Design Contests.

Friday's Open House

Friday's event is intended to introduce secondary school students to the field of engineering.Engineering lab tours will provide the opportunity for attendees to witness demonstrations of the exciting ongoing research at the college. Representatives from professional and student engineering clubs and societies will be present, as well as student projects including the Mini Baja Buggy, and Scale Formula One Racer. Space is limited so please pre-register your group.

Friday's tours will depart at 9:00am, 9:30am, 10:00am, and 10:30am. Tours have limited space so it is critical that you pre-register your group. Online registration can be completed above. For specific tour related questions, please contact Beverly Forbes at (757) 683-5341 or via email at bforbes@odu.edu.

Saturday Design Competitions

On Saturday, several engineering and technology design competitions will be held for high school students.These contests, while designed to be appropriate for your students' ages, will test their inventiveness and skills. Click on the links above for contest rules, applications and hands on activity
descriptions. If you do not have Internet access, please contact us to request a packet of information. 

Saturday's Contest and Hands On Activity Schedule TBD.

Contact Information

Tours and contests have limited space so it is critical that you register. Preference will be given to those with confirmed reservations. Please register by Friday February 8, 2008.

Old Dominion University
Kaufman Hall, Room 238
Norfolk, VA 23529-0236
Phone 757-683-6363
Fax 757-683-5344
Email: engineer@odu.edu