Category: Engineering

Session 2 Begins at Rice University

Today, the NSLC at Rice University welcomed more than 170 students to Rice University for Session 2. Students in the Engineering, Medicine & […]

Session 1, Departure Day

Thank you all so much for following along with NSLC Session 1 at Rice University! To see all of our photos, visit www.flickr.com/nslcinhouston. […]

Engineering Students Visit Space Center, Meet Aerospace Engineer

#NSLCENGN students visited the NASA Johnson Space Center today and had the chance to talk to Mr. Chris Matty about what it is […]

Engineering Students Compete in Sea Perch Challenge

Do you know how to build a robot? Can you build one that collects tennis/ping pong/golf balls? How about one that floats, and […]

Engineering Students Design Water Filters

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

Engineering Students Work Together on Trebuchet Challenge

Yesterday, #NSLCENGN students worked with their TA groups to create catapult-like devices called trebuchets. In the video linked below, Program Director Juan Gomez-Pineiro […]

Engineering Students at the Oshman Engineering Design Kitchen

#NSLCENGN students spent their morning touring the OEDK on Rice University’s campus. The focus of this building is to design prototype and deploy […]

Engineering Students Compete in Wind Turbine Challenge – Photos

#NSLCENGN students competed in teams to build the most efficient (in terms of cost and function) miniature wind turbine. Congratulations to Group 4, […]

Engineering Students Compete in Wind Turbine Challenge

#NSLCENGN students competed in teams to build the most efficient (in terms of cost and function) miniature wind turbine. Groups were given a […]

Engineering Students Tackle Challenge Course

#NSLCENGN students took on a challenge today: The Cypress-Fairbanks Independent School District Reality Oriented Physical Experiences Program. Over the course of a few […]