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Summer Manufacturing Institute

2017 Summer Manufacturing Institute

We are so pleased to announce that SMI will be back again in 2017!  Here’s what you need to know.

WHAT: Two weeklong day camps
WHO:  Lake & Geauga kids, entering 5th & 6th grade.

WHERE: Auburn Career Center
WHEN:  June 2017:  9 am to 3 pm – (9-12 on Fridays)

  • Week 1 = June 5th thru June 9th: Project Boom:  3D printing, field trips, building & more. Focus on sound, speakers, electronics, manufacturing principles, and magnetism.
  • Week 2 =  June 12th thru June 16th: It’s Our Time – *For girls only!   3D printing, field trips, building & more. Focus on  time & temperature, electricity & batteries, manufacturing principles, and magnetism

HOW MUCH:  $150/week (includes lunch, scholarships available)
WHY:  Field trips, take home projects made in the fab lab, and more!

The Summer Manufacturing Institute is a project of Auburn Career Center, OhioMeansJobs Geauga County, Senator Sherrod Brown, and AWT, with special thanks to LEAF for their support in 2016.

Registration is now open!

If you’d like more information, or if you’re interested in being a camp counselor, email us at awt@thinkmfg.com.

2016 Summer Manufacturing Institute

SMI Flyer Pub-page-001Sponsored by AWT Foundation in collaboration with L.E.A.F. and the office of United States Senator, Sherrod Brown.

Week long Summer Day Camp with a manufacturing focus for 5th & 6th grade students to be held at Auburn Career Center’s Fab Lab

Camp details include: Two exciting week long sessions in June with a cohort of 25 fifth/sixth grade campers per week. The make-up of the week will be financial literacy, marketing, manufacturing their project and advanced manufacturing site tours. Campers will also manufacture their own Mars Rover or prosthetic arm! On the 5th day parents, friends and loved ones will be invited to a showcase breakfast where campers will highlight their week.