WPI's MBU registration opens Sept 4th at 5pm and sells out in hours

posted Aug 28, 2019, 3:03 PM by Webmaster Troop 13   [ updated Aug 29, 2019, 12:28 PM ]

Hello everyone!

As summer is coming to a close, we wanted to put MBU Registration on your radar. Held at Worcester Polytechnic Institute - The dates for this year’s MBU are November 9th and December 7th!

(Please note that this MBU Session 2 is the same time as Troop 13's Hike with the Webelos)

Registration will open on Wednesday, September 4th at 5 pm (EST)

Spots fill up quickly (within 2 -3 hours for most badges), so make sure to register ASAP!   Here is the list of pre-requisites.  https://users.wpi.edu/~apo/MBU/Prerequisites_MBU_2018.pdf

The following badges will be offered in three time slots as listed, please use the upcoming week to determine what badges your scout would like to take.

First period:

  • Animation

  • Chemistry

  • Citizenship in the Community

  • Citizenship in the Nation

  • Energy

  • Engineering

  • Environmental Science

  • Programming

  • Robotics

  • Space exploration

  • Woosh!

Second period:

  • Astronomy

  • Citizenship in the nation

  • Citizenship in the world

  • Digital Technology

  • Electronics

  • Emergency preparedness

  • First Aid

  • Geology

  • Inventing

  • Programming

  • Robotics

  • Splash

Third period:

  • Animation

  • Art

  • Chemistry

  • Citizenship in the Community

  • Citizenship in the World

  • Electricity

  • Environmental Science

  • Fire Safety

  • First Aid

  • Let it Grow

  • Music

  • Robotics

As you may have noticed, we are proud to announce that we will be offering Woosh!, Splash, and Let it Grow as our NOVA awards this year, and one is being offered during each period.

If you have any questions regarding registration or MBU in general, please email mbu@wpi.edu

We hope to see you at MBU!


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Worcester Polytechnic Institute 2020

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