Full Scholarship Program for youth grades 9-11 Note: Live-in participants only. This exploration will travel to various locations throughout the week including Duluth, Minn., with a night's stay in Superior, Wis. Hosted by Michigan Tech's Rail Transportation Program (RTP) and Logistics Management Program at University of Wisconsin-Superior
August 26th 7:00 am – 7:00 pm Technical Program. The conference will have a morning plenary session filled with presentations related to rail activities in Michigan. The afternoon will be spent in breakout sessions for passenger and freight activities. Breakfast, lunch, and dinner will be served.
August 27th 8:00 am – 12:00 pm Field trips. Participants will have the opportunity to visit rail activities in the Detroit area, possible stops include the Dearborn Amtrak station, the M-1 street car project, dispatch centers, and freight rail yards.