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Taft 7th Grade Speaker Day

Submitted by Jacob Heiden

Jacob Heiden of the University of Iowa spoke with 7th graders from Taft Middle School about a career pathway in engineering. He discussed the coursework and skills needed to be a researcher. He shared information about the safety research conducted at the University of Iowa and throughout SAFER-SIM sites. 67 children learned about engineering, research, and safety.