Category: Engineering

Challenge Course

Throughout their first two full days on campus, students in both the Engineering and Medicine & Health Care programs took turns visiting the inSPIRE Rock […]

Daily Program Update: HEAL Students Learn Surgical Techniques, ENGN Visits Natural Science Museum

With the help of Dr. Richard Marfuggi and the NSLC teaching assistants, students in the Medicine & Health Care program spent their evening […]

Daily Program Update: Session 1 Begins at Rice University

Today, the NSLC at Rice University welcomed more than 140 students to Rice University to begin the first session of the summer. Students […]

Engineering Students Visit NASA Johnson Space Center

#NSLCENGN students visited Space Center Houston and the NASA Johnson Space Center, where they were able to meet a real NASA engineer and […]

Engineering Students Compete in Sea Perch Challenge

#NSLCENGN students worked in teams to build Sea Perches, which are motor-powered robots. Each team built two – one to collect golf balls […]

Engineering Students Design and Test Water Filtration Devices

#NSLCENGN students worked in teams to create water filtration systems using household items, such as coffee filters, sugar, beans, rice, charcoal, and more. […]

Engineering Students Learn How to Solder, Build Trebuchets

#NSLCENGN students spent their morning learning about the daily work of engineers, including how to solder, and part of the afternoon building trebuchets. […]

Engineering Students Visit the Oshman Engineering Design Kitchen

#NSLCENGN students spent their morning touring the OEDK on Rice University’s campus and working on prototypes of products designed for people with the […]

Engineering Students Learn the Art of Negotiation

#NSLCENGN students spent some time this morning learning about the “Art of Negotiation” from NSLC Co-Founder Paul M. Lisnek. During this session, students […]

Opening Ceremonies

#NSLCENGN, #NSLCHEAL, and #NSLCMAST students have arrived! Check out a few photos from their opening ceremonies: To view more images, please check out […]