Columbia, SC (WLTX) - Hundreds of middle school students in the Midlands were getting special lessons in technology Thursday.
The Youth Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics Expo was held in Columbia at IT-oLogy and EdVenture. Over 400 middle school students from 18 different schools were learning to create 3D designs, make rockets and build robots.
Columbia Urban League organized the event to teach kids about future science and engineering careers. They also talked about ways to prevent social media bullying at the expo.