WTS “Transportation YOU” Program – May 29, 2015, we helped organize and coordinate an outreach to high school girls encouraging them to attend college and pursue transportation engineering. Three of our female ITE students participated in a panel discussion answering questions on paying for college, enrollment, and their experiences.
Engineering Week – Our officers and members participated in Engineering Week, Engineering Day, and Engineering Rush. These events are organized to introduce engineering disciplines to high school students.
Transportation Summer Camp - In July, 2015, the Utah Traffic Lab team was involved in a Summer Transportation Camp, supported by the University of Utah Civil Engineering Department.
Utah Traffic Lab Visits – Over the past year we hosted several groups of junior-high and high school students, as well as Utah FHWA and DOT employees, introducing them to our Traffic Operations Center and Driving Simulator.