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“SWE” Mentor Kids on Brownie Day

On Saturday, March 19, a group of members of the Society of Women Engineers (SWE) spent their day mentoring a group of eager Girl Scouts, most of whom were juniors or cadets. The mission, which the outreach division of SWE organizes twice a year—but as Brownie Day in the fall—aims to engage young female students in science, technology, engineering, and math, and particularly in engineering, a field in which girls are particularly underrepresented. The event, which spanned a few Randolph classrooms, was saturated with learning and discovery. Upon arrival, some…

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Hyperloop at Virginia Tech presents Vhyper

Hyperloop at Virginia Tech presents Vhyper, a design submission for the SpaceX Hyperloop Pod Competition.  This video explains the physics and engineering behind the design, showcasing the talent and hard work of  a team of twenty-one undergraduates, three graduate advisors, and two faculty advisors, and their collaboration to take public transportation to a whole new level.

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