Mines News

Release Date Monday, June 5, 2017

New Manufacturing, Business Summer Camp for Middle Schoolers Launches

The South Dakota School of Mines & Technology will host a brand-new “Modern Manufacturing Methods” summer camp for middle school students. Through hands-on experiences, attendees will learn manufacturing methods, business development, 3D printing, SolidWorks software, laser engraving and CNC machining to make a prototype product.

The day camp also offers one-on-one interaction with SD Mines faculty, along with lunch and supplies. 

The camp will be held June 26-30. Middle school students in grades six through eight may find more information and register here.

More information about all SD Mines summer camps can be found at www.sdsmt.edu/SummerCamps/

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About SD Mines

Founded in 1885, the South Dakota School of Mines & Technology is a science and engineering research university located in Rapid City, S.D., offering bachelor’s, master’s and doctoral degrees. The university enrolls 2,859 students with a student-to-faculty ratio of 15:1. The SD School of Mines placement rate is 96 percent, with an average starting salary of $62,929. Find us online at www.sdsmt.edu and on Facebook and Twitter.

Contact: Dani Mason, 605.394.2554, danielle.mason@sdsmt.edu

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