After School: Engineering Challenges

After School Science and Engineering Classes 2018

Grades 1-2

March 19 – May 4, 2018

(No class K-12 Spring Break week March 26-30)

6 sessions  ~ 4:00-5:30 pm

Hands-on explorations taught by Michigan Tech science and engineering students and staff at Michigan Tech's Great Lakes Research Center (GLRC).

Grades 1-2 Engineering Challenges MONDAYS Meet in 104 GLRC.

Engineering is hands on and fun for youngsters, as they design and build all kinds of objects and structures, from roller coasters to a chair that will hold their own weight, to the best way to assemble a Big Mac!

Cost: Grades 1-5 classes $75/student; Grades 6-8 classes $90/student (GIS & Minerals)

Register by FridayMarch 16th

Pay by credit card by clicking this link:  Payments

(Your space is not reserved until payment has been received. Minimum of 10 students per class.)

Register online:    2018 Spring Registration  

Questions?  Call 487-3341 or email:

Houghton Elementary School bus will drop off students at the GLRC or the Seaman Mineral Museum by 3:45 pm. Transportation from Houghton Elementary will be provided by Lamers at no additional cost!

Monday, April 30 at 4:00 pm to 5:30 pm

Great Lakes Research Center (GLRC), 104
1400 Townsend Drive, Houghton, MI 49931

Event Type


Target Audience

General Public

Subscribing Departments ?

College of Engineering, Civil and Environmental Engineering, Centers and Institutes, Center for Science and Environmental Outreach (CSEO), College of Sciences and Arts, Cognitive and Learning Sciences


Host ?

Coordinated by the Michigan Tech Center for Science and Environmental Outreach

Contact Name

Joan Schumaker Chadde

Contact Email

Contact Phone Number



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