As a ninth grade student at Broughton High School, Emmei Gootnick was introduced to the ACE Mentor Program in Raleigh.  She joined the program with an interest in engineering, but she was introduced to several career paths through a combination of project work and guest speakers sharing insights during her four years of participation with […]

Students and Parents, This Thursday is the site visit field trip. Student should meet at 4pm at the NC Museum of Art, 2110 Blue Ridge Road, Raleigh, NC 27607. Please be at the main parking lot near the Ellipse for student drop off. The tour will be approximately two hours. Students can be picked up […]

Tuesday, November 21 First Year Engineering Design Day (FEDD) is an end-of-semester opportunity for first-year engineering student teams to showcase their design projects and compete for awards. The projects are completed as part of the E 101 – Introduction to Engineering and Problem Solving course and allow students to put core design concepts into practice […]

We Are Proud to call Daniels Middle School (2816 Oberlin Rd, Raleigh, NC 27608) home for ACE Raleigh/Durham Student Orientation 2017 on September 7th at 6-7 pm. We are excited to get started with the 2017-2018 ACE Program! Thank you Daniels Middle School for your support. Go to the Enroll page on August 28th to register […]

Save-the-Date for the 6th Annual ACE Mentor Charity Golf Tournament! Join us on September 18, 2017 to support the ACE Mentor Program.  The proceeds from the event will go to support the program events and provide scholarship opportunities for students. The tournament will once again be held at the Duke University Golf Club located at 3002 […]

For me, every day is a new thing. I approach each project with a new insecurity, almost like the first project I ever did. And I get the sweats. I go in and start working, I'm not sure where I'm going. If I knew where I was going I wouldn't do it. Frank Gehry, Architect