Dimitra Michalaka, The Citadel
William J. Davis, The Citadel
Kweku Brown, The Citadel

Final Report – K-12 Educational Outreach and Transportation Workforce Development at The Citadel
UTC Project Info 2020
UTC Project Info 2019
UTC Project Info 2018

Project Description

The Citadel Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering introduces more than 1,000 students a year to transportation engineering at three major events: Introduce a Girl to Engineering, STEM Festival, and Leadership Day at Spann Elementary. The Citadel also provides a 1-week summer camp on multimodal mobility, connected vehicles and congestion mitigation for 15-20 middle school students as a part of the South Carolina Governor’s School for Science & Mathematics (SCGSSM)’s summer camp program. Partners in the K-12 programs include the Society of Women Engineers (SWE) Lowcountry Branch, the Girls Scouts of Eastern South Carolina, the Lowcountry STEM collaborative, and local elementary schools.