Colorado State University Hosts Engineering Careers Day

High-school students and their parents can explore engineering majors and careers on Feb. 13 during Colorado State University’s Engineering Careers Day.

The event will be held from 9 a.m.-3 p.m. in the Lory Student Center on campus. The opening session will be in Room 228.

Participants can view lab demonstrations, discuss engineering majors and careers with faculty and learn about undergraduate study and life at Colorado State.

Engineering professors will describe the university’s bioresource and agricultural, chemical, civil, electrical and computer, environmental and mechanical engineering programs.

High school students and parents will have an opportunity to talk with current engineering students during afternoon panel discussions. In addition, a session primarily for women and minority students will be offered. Scholarships and financial aid also will be discussed.

The event is free, but an optional lunch will be available for $7. For more information or to register for the day, contact Linda Jensen in the College of Engineering at (970) 491-6220. Registration also can be made in person at 9 a.m. Feb. 13 in Room 228 of the Lory Student Center.