In the spirit of learning by doing, the Undergraduate Research Opportunities Program (UROP) pairs undergraduate students with faculty and instructors to work together on projects.

Throughout the year, the Edgerton Center sponsors a variety of UROP positions ranging from electronics and design projects to teaching 4th to 8th graders. 

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Teaching STEM to K-12 Students

Almost every day throughout the academic year, classrooms of K-12 students (mostly 4th through 8th grade) come to the Edgerton Center to conduct one of our hands-on outreach activities. We hire MIT students to help teach these events.

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