Design Workshop- February 13th

We are looking forward to our Design Workshop, Febrary 13, 2013 at the Police and Fire Station Community Room, from 5-7:30pm.

5:00 Students arrive for dinner
5:00-5:15 Our special guests Andy Cohen and Scott Willoughby arrive.

Andy Cohen, FAIA
Executive Director, Vice Chair
Gensler
Andy will share his view of current trends and issues in design/architecture and offer advice about the job prospects and avenues to pursue including internships with Gensler.

Scott Willoughby
Vice President and James Webb Space Telescope Program Manager
Northrop Grumman Aerospace Systems
Scott will share his perspective on the pursuit of aerospace engineering/design careers and the challenges and opportunities today and in the future.  He’ll also offers advice on HIP program at Northrop (available to seniors only).

Here are two great YouTube videos to start your thinking:

Top 5 Awesome Things About the Webb Telescope

Northrop Grumman Space Symposium 2011

After being divided into groups, the students will receive a planet fact sheet and be tasked to design a colony on that planet.  We can’t wait to hear your ideas!

7:25 Thank presenters and wrap up.