Year Three Faculty Dinner in Alexandria

Teams have arrived in Washington D.C. to participate in various technical, communications, and project management presentations highlighting their activities from Year Three

Last night, the EcoCAR 3 Faculty Advisors were invited to the Year Three Faculty Dinner, sponsored by EcoCAR 3 Visionary Sponsor NXP, at the Chart House in Old Town Alexandria, VA. The Chart House is located along the Potomac River in Alexandria’s most historic neighborhood.

The Faculty dinner is a special time for the organizers and sponsors to recognize the EcoCAR faculty advisors who have dedicated countless hours mentoring and leading their EcoCAR students throughout the program.  Faculty advisors are a vital part of the AVTC program, guiding the students, serving as a champion for the program on campus, and

The Year 3 Faculty Advisory Board (FAB) was also recognized during the night. The FAB is a selection of the faculty who provide academic feedback on EcoCAR 3 yearly goals and objectives, competition rules and events, workshops and training, and team deliverables. In addition, the Year Four FAB members were announced. The new FAB members for Year Four are: Doug Nelson from Virginia Tech, Brian Fabian from the University of Washington, Drew Nix from West Virginia University, and Tom Bradley from Colorado State University.

To all of the Faculty Advisors, thank you for everything you do!