ATC hosts engineering week

ATC hosts engineering week

ALBANY, GA (WALB) - High school students are getting a change to look at their possible futures.

This week Albany Technical College is hosting "Engineer week."

Students from area high schools are exploring 3D printers and even having the opportunity to place with robots.

Engineering professors as well as current students are leading the sessions.

"In our generation, we need more young folks to do things like this, because we are always going to need more buildings, more roads, more houses," said Chauncey Terrell, ATC Engineering student.

Many students in the program said they first got interested in high school. Now they want to share their excitement with others.

Wednesday, middle school students in the are will be on campus learning about engineering, too. 

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