MSE grad student shares engineering skills

Fourth grade students in Marilyn Lamb’s class at Lost Creek Elementary School learned some important lessons Monday couched in a format that was guaranteed to be fun.

Lamb’s daughter Megan Lamb, a materials science and engineering graduate student at Iowa State University, was back to her elementary alma mater to share her love of engineering, math, and science with her mother’s students.

Engineering Day activities included programming robots for a simple obstacle course, learning to fly a Frisbee, and making a hovercraft using a CD, balloons and some clay.

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