Rail and Intermodal Transportation Summer Youth Program, 2017

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This high school program, a collaboration by Michigan Tech’s Rail Transportation Program and the Transportation and Logistics Management Program at University of Wisconsin–Superior, investigates rail and intermodal transportation.
• Learn about and ride trains—the green transportation alternative.
• Find out why trucks, ships, and trains are so important to our economy.
• Learn about advancements in railroad technology, like alternative fuels and advanced train control systems.
• Enjoy technical tours to rail and intermodal facilities in Marquette and Duluth.
• Work in teams to complete group projects.
• Experience college life on two campuses—stay in a residence hall, explore campus, and meet others with similar backgrounds and interests.
• Enjoy Michigan’s Keweenaw Peninsula and the shores of Lake Superior.

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Jul 9, 2017 12:00pm to Jul 15, 2017 12:00pm


Michigan Technological University
1400 Townsend Dr
Houghton, MI 49931
Rail Transportation Program
1400 Townsend Drive
Houghton, MI. 49931-1295
Phone: 1-906-487-3547
Fax: 1-906-487-2943
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