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MITRE Scout Engineering Day

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Scout Engineering Day, hosted by MITRE on April 14, 2018, is an annual event that encourages Boy Scouts and Girls Scouts to participate in hands-on STEM activities!

Have a Scout? Check out this dedicated Facebook group: Scouting Events & Activities in NOVA.

Classes will be open to registered Cadet, Senior, and Ambassador-level Girl Scouts, Boy Scouts, Venture Scouts, Varsity Scouts, and Sea Scouts who are at least 11-years-old. Registration begins on March 1, 2018, at 7 pm.

There will be three types of classes, including AM, PM, and All-Day. Scouts can sign up for an AM and/or PM class, or an All Day class.

All-day classes include:

• Aviation
• Electronics
• Game Design
• Game Design (computer option)
• Medicine
• Programming (Sensor Network)
• Programming (Web Development)
• Robotics
• Space Exploration

Half-day classes include:

• Animation
• Astronomy
• Chemistry
• Composite Materials (AM only)
• Dentistry
• Drafting
• Electricity
• Energy
• Engineering
• Model Design & Building
• Nuclear Science
• Oceanography
• Sustainability
• Weather

Scout Engineering Day is hosted at MITRE in McLean, VA. MITRE facilities are a secured location and only Scouts that are US Citizens will be allowed to register for this event; foreign Nationals and other non-citizens cannot attend. The MITRE Corporation is located at 7515 Colshire Dr., McLean, VA 22102.

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Disclaimer/Terms: This opportunity is subject to last minute cancellations and changes that might not be reflected in this post. Please, always confirm by calling/clicking.

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