The 24th annual McMaster Engineering & Science Olympics were held on Thursday, October 17, 2013. Thank you to all of the 63 high schools who participated!
he Faculty of Engineering and the Faculty of Science joined together annually to present the McMaster Engineering & Science Olympics and Open House.
The Olympics and Open House introduces high school students to the exciting world of Engineering and Science through a visit to the McMaster University campus and a day full of academic competitions and engaging activities.
It is an excellent opportunity for high school students to meet our faculty, staff and current undergraduate students and while enjoying friendly competition aimed at honing students' creativity and problem solving skills. Our Open House includes labs, discussions and demonstrations which offer a ‘sneak peek’ of different topics of interest and the chance to find out more about our engineering and science programs, departments and facilities.
This was my first time attending the Olympics and I must say I was thoroughly impressed with EVERYTHING. The volunteers were excellent. There were so many things for the students and teachers to take advantage of and the kids had the most... [more]
Gillian Woodcock-Ashford - attended in 2011
Martingrove Collegiate Institute
When I came to the Engineering Olympics, I wasn't sure how we would do. At the end of the day, my friends and I had a lot of fun, learned a lot and really enjoyed the event! The events really challenged us to think outside of the box and to be... [more]
George Liu - attended in 2012
Westlane Secondary School