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Student Projects for Engineering Experience & Design

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  • Combining Forces 

    Students from Clarkson and Kyushu University in Japan are coming together to share ideas about robotics and technology for the FIRST Robotics program. The Japanese students came to Clarkson in January 2012 and our students will head to Japan later this year. 

  • Robots Invade Clarkson 

    The FIRST Robotics Championship competition brought more than 400 students, and their coaches and robots to campus. 

  • Civil engineering students demo their concrete canoe & steel bridge building skills. 

  • A dream to design and engineer the snowmobiles he loves to ride  

    While a student in middle school, Ben Edwards '13 had one dream –to design and engineer the snowmobiles that he loved to ride. Specifically, he wanted to work for Polaris Industries. 

Real-World Experience
Clarkson's "SPEED" program is a great way to enrich your education through team projects in a real-world setting. You can enhance your problem-solving abilities and gain collaboration and communication skills prized in the global marketplace.

16 Teams From All Majors
Choose from 16 exciting design projects — from remote-control airplanes and robots to concrete canoes and solar-electric cars. Join students from all majors, working together not only with project design, fabrication, and testing, but also with marketing and public relations.

Scott Keefe

Recently graduated Scott Keefe '10 had the experience of a lifetime when he was chosen to represent his Zero Emissions Snowmobile SPEED team by bringing their winning snowmobile to Summit Station, Greenland for NSF research.

Read more about Scott's story here.