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February 2020

Winter Workshop

Last week, the EcoCAR team leads set out for Austin, Texas to participate in a series of trainings and bonding exercises where they picked up new information about new technology and had meetings with sponsors. The three-day excursion was filled with activities where the team worked hard to better prepare for competition in May. The team found out exact dates for competition which really put the work timeline into perspective as well as got them excited for what's to come. In preparation for competition, team leads met with sponsors like General Motors, MathWorks, Bosch and dSpace. In addition to their training and work to prepare … 

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Metro High School Outreach Day

Last month, team leads, Phillip and Kerri, went to Metro High School to share all things EcoCAR with students. Ohio State EcoCAR relies much on outreach events to make its efforts in the automotive and engineering world known throughout various communities. It's great to share the work EcoCAR members do at the Center for Automotive Research (CAR) with prospective college students, as it gives them a chance to get to know the engineering and sustainability efforts of Ohio State EcoCAR. Kerri and Phil talked to over 100 kids about the importance of STEM career paths and how they do benefit from diverse … 

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