WE2NG Summer Program

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Summer Program


Description of the Summer Program Schedule

The WE2NG summer program consists of a diverse set of experiences to give participants a holistic understanding of STEM research from inception to actualization. The primary activity of the participants will be centered on integration into a faculty member’s research project concerning water and/or energy. In addition, participants will benefit from research presentations from participating faculty, technical workshops on interdisciplinary topics, interaction with industry via field trips and speakers, and professional collaborative STEM curriculum development training. The combination of these experiences will leave the participant with a renewed sense of passion for STEM research and the tools necessary to impart this passion to students via an enhanced curriculum.




Monday July 30: Showcase of lessons 

Tuesday July 31 – Thursday August 2: Extended Field Trip

Extended Field Trip

An extended field trip at the end of this summer’s WE2NG program will be a part of the Summer 2018 program to delve deeper into regional issues and obtain a more comprehensive picture of the water-energy nexus in Colorado. The trip selected this year will be in thh Grand Junction area

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