Date: July 13th, 2012
Location: Swarthmore College
Students: ~30 co-ed students grades 7-12 at University of Delaware summer camp
Faculty: Jenni Buckley, PhD, University of Delaware, Department of Mechanical Engineering and Amy Bucha, graduate student, University of Delaware, Department of Mechanical Engineering
The Perry Initiative was invited to work with students in the Chester Children’s Chorus Summer Program at Swathmore College. Students learned about job opportunities in engineering and medicine and used their math skills to examine spinal x-rays and recommend treatment for a patient with scoliosis.