A Different Holiday Story!

Teens Spend Break Learning about Engineering

| Media Advisory

OFFICE OF COMMUNICATIONS AND COMMUNITY RELATIONS

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

Fifteen students from local schools will be learning about engineering and science through hands-on activities from the Washington Suburban Sanitary Commission (WSSC) during their holiday vacation.

Held for the third year, these teenagers will learn from hands-on, highly visual activities by testing meters, calibrating instruments and creating maps in order to learn more about careers in the water industry.

WHAT:
WSSC’s 3rd Annual Engineering Academy

WHO:
15 students from Charles Flowers HS in Springdale, Potomac HS in Oxon Hill, Wise High School in Upper Marlboro, Parkdale HS in Riverdale, Academy of Health Sciences in Largo and Drew Freeman Middle School in Suitland.   Along with WSSC professionals in water industry.

WHEN:
9:30 a.m. – 12:30 p.m. 
Wednesday December 26 – Friday December 28, 2012

WHERE:
Anacostia Depot, 4101 Lloyd Street, Hyattsville, MD

For 100 years, WSSC has proudly served the citizens of Prince George’s and Montgomery counties – providing drinking water that has always met strict Safe Drinking Water Act standards and protecting the environment through vital water resource recovery services. Our vision is to be THE world-class water utility, where excellent products and services are always on tap.

 

Last Modified: