Wednesday, March 1, 2017

What to expect if you are attending STEM Journey IV



STEM Journey IV: What Can Attendees Expect?
  Ø Event is at Sandwich High School 365 Quaker Meetinghouse Rd, East Sandwich, MA 02537
Ø  Event run time is 12noon-4pm.
Ø  NASA talk is 12:30PM-2PM. This is an ALL ages talk focusing on NASA’s Mission to Mars and what got guest lecturer and NASA Technology Expert, Dr. Luke Roberson interested in his STEM career field
Ø  Please park in the lot. Parking in the front circle is prohibited.
Ø  The cafeteria will be open for food purchase from 11:30am-3pm. CASH ONLY.
Ø  ALL FOOD MUST BE CONSUMED IN THE CAFETERIA-NO EXCEPTIONS.
Ø  Please pre-register using this link: http://events.r20.constantcontact.com/register/event?oeidk=a07edrxjypb81843d10&llr=fszm4ocab This will speed up your admittance to the event, particularly if you plan to attend the NASA talk.
Ø  MATE ROV underwater remotely operated vehicles interactive demonstration/competition in the pool at Sandwich High School from 12:30pm-3:30pm. Several aquatic themed exhibits will be co-located near the pool area.
Ø  Hands-On Science, Technology, Engineering & Math themed activities and demonstrations will take place from noon-4PM in the gym
Exhibitors include:
ü  Cape Light Compact
ü  Northeastern Section of the American Chemical Society (NESACS)
ü  Rhode Island Section of the American Chemical Society
ü  Palladium Science Academy of NY
ü  Teledyne Inc.
ü  Sandwich STEM Academy
ü  National Marine Life Center
ü  Frogmen Divers
ü  Cambridge Science Festival Science on the Street
ü  Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution – Applied Ocean Physics and Engineering department
ü  Mobile Makerspace
ü  Marine Renewable Energy Collaborative
ü  RC Flying Club
ü  Barnstable Amateur Radio Club
ü  Barnstable County Sherriff
ü  The Math Learning Center of Cape Cod
ü  Whydah Pirate Museum
ü  Wicked Cool Fun for Kids




STEM Journey IV: What Can Attendees Expect?


STEM RESOURCES FOR EDUCATORS:
ü  American Association of Chemistry Teachers (AACT)
ü  Cape Cod Museum of Natural History
ü  New England Association of Chemistry Teachers (NEACT)
ü  American Industrial Hygiene Association
ü  American Chemical Society
STEM RELATED GROUPS/MUSEUMS/CAMPS/PRE-SCHOOL PROGRAM:
ü  Cape Cod Technology Council
ü  Cape Cod Museum Trail
ü  Cape Cod & Islands Council, Boy Scouts of America
ü  The Hundred Acre School at Heritage Museums & Gardens

RECRUITERS FROM THE FOLLOWING COLLEGES/UNIVERSITIES:
ü  Bristol Community College
ü  Suffolk University
ü  Benjamin Franklin Institute of Technology
ü  Wentworth Institute of Technology
ü  Cape Cod Community College
ü  Massachusetts Maritime Academy
ü  Wheaton
ü  U Mass Dartmouth
ü  U Mass Boston
ü  Bridgewater State University
This is your chance to bring your grade 7-12 student to talk to these recruiters in a no pressure and informal environment about the STEM programs offered and what academics and extracurricular activities your student should be concentrating on in order to gain admittance to these schools.
Looking forward to our STEM Journey!
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