The 2023 iBuild Showcase is scheduled for Friday, April 28 at Bartle Hall. At this time, we are planning on returning to an in-person event. We look forward to having students back to experience this exciting annual event.
At iBuild, I learned…
There are a lot more opportunities for women in construction
How to paint and do texture, lay brick, and walk the beam
About cranes, bobcats, backhoes, and bulldozers
Heavy equipment is serious work
Solar panels and fluorescent light bulbs give out less heat
How to save energy when building infrastructure
Safety is critical in construction and skilled trades
Math skills matter in the construction
After attending iBuild…
I appreciate what the people in construction do.
I have a lot more respect for construction workers.
There are more career options in construction than I thought.
Construction workers make good money.
Construction work is very important.
I know more about skilled trades
I have a better understanding of what a labor union is
My favorite part of iBuild was…
Getting to actually paint, lay bricks, and try the MoDOT drunk goggles!
Learning about the I- beam and the solar panel display
Getting to use the bucket truck, the crane, the back hoe, the bobcat, the backhoe, and the lift
Talking to so many different types of construction companies
Seeing and trying out construction equipment