Highlights/media links from the Dream It! Do It! Virginia Advanced Manufacturing Summer Camp at Southside Virginia Community College


SVCC Dream It! Do It! Virginia Advanced Manufacturing Camp a "Timely and Successful Experience!"

"Lots of fun and cool people."

"Fieldtrip and speakers were very interesting."

"Got to create my own unique clock- very cool!"

"Learning to use this technology will help me with my career path.

Southside Education Center, Emporia, Virginia- The First Advanced Manufacturing Summer Camp at SVCC's Southside Virginia Education Center was held June 26-29. Eleven students participated in two guest lectures from Boar's Head Provisions of Jarratt, VA and Georgia Pacific of Emporia, VA. Students also toured the Toll Brothers facility located in Emporia. VA.

The big highlight of the camp involved building of a personalized clock, through the experiential learning processes of blueprint reading, 3D design, programming for CNC machines, and use of manual mill and lathe machines

Click here to view pictures of the camp in action!