TRC Inc. team members will travel to the 2016 Injury Biomechanics Symposium on June 5-7, 2016. This event will simulate and reward strong injury biomechanics research among students and recent graduates and will be held at The Ohio State University (OSU) campus.
Transportation Research Center Inc. (TRC Inc.) has hosted two events on its Vehicle Dynamics Area this fall which have helped hone the relationship between TRC Inc. and The Ohio State University (OSU). The two events were OSU Board Member Family Fun Day and an OSU Visit consisting of the Dean’s External Advisory Board and key Engineering faculty.
On Friday, March 18, 2016, Transportation Research Center (TRC Inc.) hosted approximately 25 engineering students from OSU for a Job Shadow Day. The Job Shadow Program through OSU gives students an opportunity to take one day out of their spring break to spend time at an employer’s site to observe engineers and learn more about professional roles in the engineering field. In return, TRC Inc. has the opportunity to promote its organization and introduce the TRC Inc. Internship Program to young and upcoming professionals.
The day began with an overview of the organization, which Mark-Tami Hotta, TRC Inc. President and Chief Executive Officer, and Tim Leckey, Chief Marketing Officer, presented to the group. After the students were given time enough to ask questions, everyone set off for a tour of the outdoor facilities, which almost all of the students were seeing for the first time.
In March 2016, Transportation Research Center Inc. (TRC Inc.) team members, along with The Ohio State University’s (OSU) Buckeye Bullet team, met for an award ceremony press event at the Center for Automotive Research (CAR).
On February 18, 2016, Transportation Research Center Inc.’s (TRC Inc.) Roger Schroer, development driver and manager of TRC Inc. Performance Driving School, spoke on the topic “Distracted Driving” at the Logan County Safety Council meeting.