CEGE Outreach to K-12 Students

Students building model structures
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Learn about Civil, Environmental, and Geo- Engineering

The Department of Civil, Environmental, and Geo- Engineering at the University of Minnesota prepares students to deliver inspired and innovative engineering for society. Resources on these pages help inform and excite students in K-12 settings about engineering.

Quotes from past partners and participants

rice is used to demonstrate how soil behaves
Two people in lab performing water floculation
students looking at liquifaction demo
model bridges built out of toothpicks

2023-2024 CEGE Student Ambassadors

Ethan Myers (left) sitting on steps in student lounge; Ali Stone in front of a bookcase

Ethan Myers (left) and Ali Swanson (right) are the co-coordinators of the CEGE Student Ambassadors, a student-led outreach program focused on introducing K-12 students to STEM and to the three majors of our department. We are excited to engage with you and your students to bring engineering to life in the classroom! 

Email us at cegetour@umn.edu to schedule a tour or visit!  We will work with you to create a custom experience for your group!