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On The Ground-Ypsi: YCS Students And Teachers, Remote Control Cars And Engineering Inspiration

Jan 31, 2018

The National Society of Black Engineers junior chapter and their advisors at Ypsilanti Community High School.
Credit Doug Coombe / Concentrate Media

WEMU is happy to announce that On the Ground Ypsi will continue through 2018.  We start this week's edition with WEMU's Patrick Campion and Concentrate Media's Brianna Kelly meeting with a team of aspiring young engineers from Ypsilanti Community High School, who want to show off their skills on the national stage.


Resources:

Concentrate Ann Arbor

Brianna Kelly's Feature Article: "Ypsi schools revive local chapter of national organization for young black engineers"

National Society of Black Engineers

To contribute to the team's trip to Pittsburgh, contact Jennifer Banks, math and science coordinator for the Washtenaw Intermediate School District.

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— Patrick Campion is the WEMU Program Director.  You can contact Patrick at 734.487.3363, on twitter @WEMUPC, or email him at pcampion@emich.edu