Heatherly evaluates student's bridge design at Summerville Catholic
celebration of National Engineers Week, The Citadel will hold its
annual fair for Lowcountry middle and high school students Saturday,
February 24, 2001in Grimsley Hall Auditorium beginning at 8:15 a.m.
The public is invited to attend.
Bridge Competition: Model bridges, built and designed by
Lowcountry middle and high 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 they
collapse. The maximum load divided by the bridge weight will
determine students scores.
8:15 to 9:00 a.m.
9:00 to 10:00 a.m.
Testing, 10:00 to 11:30 a.m.
of Results, 11:30 a.m to noon
Ceremony, 12:00 p.m.
Program: an interactive science program for kids, 9:00 to
Inventions: cadets will demonstrate their senior design