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Students put technology projects on display at SUNYIT
MARCY, N.Y. (WKTV) - Hundreds of middle and high school students had a unique opportunity Thursday to put their technology projects on display. The 10th annual Mohawk Valley Technology Showcase was held at SUNYIT.
Students from Oneida, Madison and Herkimer Counties were able to show off the work they've been doing in class. The projects ranged from robotics to catapults, computer aided design and even wind turbine design.
Organizers are glad to give students a platform to exhibit their projects and their skills. Elizabeth Ross of SUNYIT said, "We're here to celebrate their efforts.. and just like all county choir says to the music students you're tremendous..this event says to students who are interested in technology and engineering that you're tremendous and we value your work."
In addition to showing off their projects, the students were able to meet with admission counselors from SUNYIT and other schools to talk about a entering a tech field in college.