SAE Carolina Section to Host Student Night February 1 in Greenville, S.C.

SAE Carolina, an SAE International Section, will host the “2018 SAE Carolina Collegiate Student Night” on Thursday, Feb. 1, 2018, at 4 p.m. in the Center for Manufacturing Innovation in Greenville, S.C.

Eight universities with SAE Collegiate Design Series (CDS) teams will be on hand to exhibit and make presentations about their 2017/2018 CDS projects. Schools include: UNC-Charlotte, University of South Carolina, Georgia Southern, UNC-Asheville, NC A&T, Duke, NC State, and the host school Clemson.

Vehicles will be on display, dinner will be served and presentations will be judged. The event will end with an awards presentation beginning at 8 p.m. In addition, networking opportunities will be available and students are encouraged to take their resumes.

Credentialed media are invited to attend. Please contact Jeff Poland,, 864 580-0066 for registration.

The event is open to the public.  Register at, then select events. Non-SAE Student members can register for free, please contact John Driscoll,

SAE International’s Collegiate Design Series takes learning beyond textbook theory to designing, building and testing the performance of a real vehicle. CDS provides world-class, hands-on learning experiences for undergraduate and graduate students, developing and training the next generation of mobility engineers. The diverse menu of competitions includes Aero Design, Clean Snowmobile Challenge, Formula SAE, Formula Electric, Baja SAE, and Supermileage.

SAE International is a global association committed to being the ultimate knowledge source for the engineering profession. By uniting over 127,000 engineers and technical experts, we drive knowledge and expertise across a broad spectrum of industries. We act on two priorities: encouraging a lifetime of learning for mobility engineering professionals and setting the standards for industry engineering. We strive for a better world through the work of our charitable arm, the SAE Foundation, which helps fund programs like A World in Motion® and the Collegiate Design Series™.

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