National Engineers Week 2016 at McNeese State University

National Engineers Week 2016 at McNeese State University

LAKE CHARLES, LA (KPLC) - The McNeese State University College of Engineering and Computer Science will host several open houses from 6-8 p.m., Mon.-Sat., Feb. 21-27 for high school juniors and seniors.

The event is held in conjunction with the National Engineers Week 2016, with the hopes that it will inspire young people to take a closer look at engineering and computer science.

"Interested students of all ages and their parents, as well as other community members, are invited to campus to ask questions, tour our state-of-the-art facilities and learn more about the engineering profession," said Dr. Nikos Kiritsis, college dean.

Activities are planned from Monday through Saturday and will focus on how engineers have a positive effect on every day life.

The event will be held at Drew Hall in the Engineering Technology Lab Building.

For more information, call 337-475-5857 or visit their website.

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