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STEM Opportunity starting in January

posted Nov 2, 2016, 10:49 AM by Eli Glass

Good Afternoon, BAE Systems’ will be accepting applications from students interested in the FOCUS (Fostering Opportunities and Careers Utilizing STEM) program which begins a new session on January 11, 2017.  A detailed schedule is below: 


Week 1          Orientation/ Presentation Skills/Mechanical Engineering          January 11

Week 2          Project Management                                                     January 18

Week 3          Software Engineering                                                    January 25

Week 4          Electrical Engineering                                                    February 1

Week 5          Team Project Overview / Proposal                                   February 6* (Monday)

Week 6          Project work                                                                February 8

Week 7          Critical Design Review (CDR)                                          February 15

Week 8          Project work                                                                February 22

NO CLASS      SPRING VACATION                                                       March 1

Week 9          Project work                                                                March 8

Week 10        Project work                                                                March 15

Week 11        Preliminary Competition                                                 March 22

Week 12        Final Competition & Presentations                                   March 29 


Classes take place on Wednesday evenings from 6-8 p.m. (*unless otherwise noted in the schedule above) at BAE Systems location at 141 Canal street, Nashua NH.


Applications and more information on the FOCUS program can be found at Applications are due by December 16. Students will be notified by December 30 whether or not they have been accepted to the program.