Speaking at 2014 Railroad Night, Railroad Engineering and Activities Club REAC President Nicholas Lanoue: A fifth year Civil Engineer from Blaine, MN. "The club has given me the opportunity to learn about rail and given me exposure within the industry." He interned with BNSF railroad in northern Montana. Upon graduation, he plans to continue to work within the rail industry.
Railroad Night offered a relaxed dine-with-industry setting for faculty, students, industry, administration and community to meet each other and to learn more about railroads and the railroad industry. The event included hors d'oeuvres , cash bar, door prizes, and more. This event continues to draw in record numbers of participants with each year with over 165 this year.
The Rail Transportation Program (RTP) and the Rail Engineering and Activities Club (REAC) organized the 9th Annual Railroad Night