This site is a commuting site only. There are no residential facilities.
Maximum of 48 students will be enrolled.
Dr. Muhammad Kehnemouyi – Joined Engineering Innovation in 2006
Dr. Fred Kataraie – Joined Engineering Innovation in 2006
Mr. Sinuhe Gutierrez – Joined Engineering Innovation in 2011
Mr. Gutierrez is a Physics teacher at Northwest High School, Germantown, MD.
The course will be held in Gilchrist Hall on the JHU Montgomery County Campus. More details will be sent to enrolled students in mid-June.
All students will have access to computers to complete their online research.
Getting to JHU from all over the region:
From all parts of the Washington Metropolitan region, use Metro’s Red Line to get to the Shady Grove Metro Station. At the station, take the Ride On bus 66, which travels directly to the campus and will drop you at the campus’ Broschart Road entrance. Please make sure you get off the bus at the Broschart Road stop, not the Medical Center Drive stop. The 66 bus leaves the Shady Grove Metro Station every 30 minutes Monday through Friday. View the Ride On bus schedules.
From Silver Spring and Wheaton:
Take the Q2 Metro bus to the Shady Grove Metro Station, then transfer to the Ride On bus 66. View Metro bus schedules.
From Germantown, Lake Forest and Milestone:
Take the Ride On bus service (listed just below) to the Shady Grove Metro Station. Transfer to the Ride On bus 66 to the campus.
Engineering Innovation program highlighted in the Washington Business Journal!
Click the link below to find photos from Engineering Innovation 2014 at the JHU Montgomery County Campus.
Click this link to see an article written by Ellen Politlove about Engineering Innovation for the JHU Montgomery County Campus website
Click this link to see an article by Montgomery Community Media
Click this link to see the Spaghetti Bridge discussed on NBC Channel 4
Germantown Pulse Article – Summer Program Encourages Engineering Students to Build, Wreck Bridges
Montgomery County Media. “5 Things to Know Today, July 24th, in Montgomery County”
4. Engineering Crash Course: About 35 area high school students will compete in the annual Spaghetti Bridge Contest, marking the culmination of a four-week summer course called Engineering Innovation at Johns Hopkins University’s Rockville campus today. Kilo by kilo, students will add weight to the bridges until they shatter.
Washington Post. “Engineers Use their Noodles at Engineering Summer Program”
Johns Hopkins University — Montgomery County Website: Future Engineers Strain Spaghetti “One by one, students watched their final projects fall apart. That was by design.”
Channel 9 – WUSA News Feature (Video): “STEM is cool: Pasta Engineers”