February 25, 2000
Come see cadet inventions,
As part of National Engineer's Week, The Citadel and local engineers will host an exciting engineering fair on Saturday, February 26, from 8:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. in Grimsley Hall on The Citadel campus. The public is invited to attend.
Middle school student bridges,
World's fastest computer, and more
Craft Stick Bridge Competition, 8:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m.
Craft stick bridges, built and designed by Lowcountry middle school students using only craft sticks and carpenters' wood glue, will be tested for strength to weight ratio. Bridges will be loaded at mid-span until collapse. The maximum load divided by the bridge weight will determine students' scores.
Mad Science Hands-On Program, 9:30-10:30 a.m. and 10:30-11:30 a.m.
Interactive science program for kids.
The World's Fastest Computer
A hands-on demonstration of the world's fastest computer, a Kryotech Super G (1GHz).
Cadets will demonstrate their senior design projects.
For more information, contact Capt. Jeff Davis at