• AMFA November Meeting

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    Name: AMFA November Meeting
    Date: November 14, 2018
    Time: 12:00 PM - 2:00 PM CST
    Registration: Register Now
    Event Description:

    AMFA luncheon meeting in Virginia on November 14 - Iron Range Engineering

    Topic:  Iron Range Engineering: a new education model-Presentation by a student project team.  President Bill Maki of NHED and Christine Kennedy, Director of IRE will be giving the update presentation on IRE.
    Discussion and Tour:

    Iron Range Engineering is a project based 4 year degree program accredited through Minnesota State University, Mankato and located in Virginia, Minnesota. IRE is a unique collaboration between Mesabi Range College, Itasca Community College, and Minnesota State University, Mankato.  Students graduate with a B.S. in Engineering, with a focus area of their choice.  
    Iron Range Engineering is designed to meet the national call for a new approach to educate engineers, and foster innovation in scenic northern Minnesota. By interfacing with local industry through a unique project based approach, IRE continues to bring the learning experience closer to engineering practice than ever before. 

    A tour of the entire IRE facility, including classrooms, projects, and labs; will be offered following the luncheon meeting. The tour will last approximately 20-30 minutes.

    All events will be held at:
    Iron Range Engineering
    1001 Chestnut Street West
    Virginia, MN 55792

    Please park on the southwest corner of the building and enter through Door 10.
    Date/Time Information:
    12 Noon - Luncheon Meeting
    AMFA requests remittance for all reservations not canceled prior to the meeting.
    Contact Information:
    Sandy Kashmark 877-330-2632
    $15 per person

    Thank you to our 2018 Education Sponsors
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