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South Carolina Regional Future City Competition

2014 First Place- Aiken Area Home Educators, SC
2014 First Place- Aiken Area Home Educators, SC
"Veloreno"
L-R: John Potvin (Educator), Jill Potvin, Sophie King, Larry Morris (Mentor),
Ryan Hoyle

The Future City Competition is a national program sponsored by DiscoverE (formaly known as National Engineers Week Foundation) to promote technological literacy and engineering to middle school students.

Savannah River Nuclear Solutions, LLC in partnership with the Ruth Patrick Science Education Center are proud to be the sponsors of the annual South Carolina Regional Future City Competition. Our goal is to help middle school students better understand the practical applications of math and scientific principles. Since the program began, it has been recognized by the education and engineering communities as an innovative learning approach.


South Carolina Regional Competition

Date: TBA
Location: University of South Carolina-Aiken, Business and Education Building
Directions: Click to View Printable Map

  • 2014-2015 Future City Essay Topic: "Feeding Future Cities”
    Select one vegetable and one protein and design a way to grow enough of each within your future city limits to feed your citizens.

The National finals of the Future City Competition were held in Washington D.C., February 17-28, 2014.

To learn more about the 2014-2015 National Future City Competition visit http://www.futurecity.org

Contact: Kim Mitchell , Education Outreach Programs, (803) 952-8782


Additional Future City Winners

2014 2nd Place - Paul Knox Middle School, North Augusta, SC 2014 3rd Place - St. Mary on the Hill, Augusta, GA
2014 2nd Place - Paul Knox Middle School, North Augusta, SC
"Magnicity"
L-R: Duncan Crowder, Matt Bodine (Mentor), Abbi Fralick,
Amanda Davis (Educator), Eddie Burch
2014 3rd Place - St. Mary on the Hill, Augusta, GA
"Chromalopolis"
L-R: John Allen (Educator), Kate Monahan, Mervin Jijika,
Stephanie Hayes and Harvey Lee Hayes (Mentor)

 

 

 

 

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