Engineer mentor Ivan Helmrich helps Lincoln Prep students Kara Richardson (clockwise from left), Steve Thatsanithone, Taylor Corn, Thao Duy Nguyen and Viet Nguyen work on a robot at the KC Engineering Zone at the University of Missouri-Kansas City.
Engineer mentor Ivan Helmrich helps Lincoln Prep students Kara Richardson (clockwise from left), Steve Thatsanithone, Taylor Corn, Thao Duy Nguyen and Viet Nguyen work on a robot at the KC Engineering Zone at the University of Missouri-Kansas City. ALLISON LONG The Kansas City Star
Engineer mentor Ivan Helmrich helps Lincoln Prep students Kara Richardson (clockwise from left), Steve Thatsanithone, Taylor Corn, Thao Duy Nguyen and Viet Nguyen work on a robot at the KC Engineering Zone at the University of Missouri-Kansas City. ALLISON LONG The Kansas City Star

KC Engineering Zone opens doors for students and stirs hope for the industry

January 27, 2015 6:34 PM