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CAMP teams to exhibit at Rushmore Mall
Release Date Tuesday, January 28, 2014

RAPID CITY, S.D. (Jan. 28, 2014) – Members of the South Dakota School of Mines & Technology CAMP teams will be at the Rushmore Mall Saturday, Feb.1, and Sunday, Feb. 2, to display their projects.

CAMP is the Center of Excellence for Advanced Manufacturing and Production. The center is designed to teach students engineering, science and design skills, as well as the ability to work in teams. Team members design, build, market and raise money for their projects.

CAMP projects on display will include those by the aero design, alternative fuel vehicle, chemical engineering car, concrete canoe, formula SAE, gaming development, HAM radio, human-powered vehicle, mini Baja, robotics, steel bridge, supermileage SAE and unmanned aerial vehicle teams. Student team members will be available to explain their projects to visitors.

Projects will be on display from 10 a.m.- 8 p.m. Saturday and 11 a.m.-6 p.m. Sunday.

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