Big Machines Day
Get your motors running and head over to McWane Science Center for a truckload of fun. Spend a constructive day getting up close and personal with some big machines including backhoes, excavators, dump trucks, loaders, dozers and cranes! Learn the science of simple machines and participate in fun building programs throughout the day!
Sunday, Feb 17th AND
Saturday, Feb 23rd
University of Alabama Rocket Girls
The Rocket Girls will be leading aerospace engineering themed activities that will be engaging, fun and educational. The Rocket Girls are an all women’s rocket group, preparing to compete in NASA’s University Student Launch Initiative.
Wednesday, Feb 20th
Join UAB professors and students in a variety of engineering activities and demonstrations. Learn why they became engineers, what opportunities are available to future engineers or just come and see what types of engineering marvels are going on in the heart Birmingham. From concrete canoes to joint implants to 3D modeling, engineers do it all!