Ben Levine

Mylene Tu, Jessica Doe, Aditi Kukreja and Franci Toth test their catapultMylene Tu, Jessica Doe, Aditi Kukreja and Franci Toth, seniors at Holy Names Catholic High School, test their catapult during the design competition Thursday at the Centre for Engineering Innovation.

Competition catapults high schoolers into world of engineering

Twenty-one teams representing 11 area schools came to the Centre for Engineering Innovation to test their skills in Thursday’s design competition.

Lukasz Pach, Peter Doris, Steve Hodder, Tristin Gumiela, Ben LevineLukasz Pach, Peter Doris, Hydro One industry judge Steve Hodder, Tristin Gumiela and Ben Levine hold up UWindsor’s first place trophy at the Ontario Engineering Competition in Ottawa. The UWindsor Engineering students will represent Ontario at the Canadian Engineering Competition in March at the University of Calgary.

Engineering students win provincial competition, advance to nationals

A miniature autonomous vehicle built by four UWindsor students in less than six hours placed first in a provincial engineering design competition.