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STEM Enrichment activities spark student interest in STEM from the earliest grades through high school. They also provide experiential learning opportunities for educators. Our programs are great for students and teachers from all backgrounds and interests, and are designed to complement classroom learning and teaching by providing exciting, engaging, hands-on experiences. EXPLORE
STEM Competitions are designed to expose students to scientific research methods and engineering principles in an interactive, hands-on way, and enables them to compete for recognition, scholarships and awards. EXPLORE
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November 19, 2019
This summer, high school, undergraduate and graduate students had the opportunity to take part in research internships and apprenticeships at Johns Hopkins University labs as part of our Research and Engineering Apprenticeship Program (REAP) and our Undergraduate Research Apprenticeship Program (URAP).
November 13, 2019
The Importance of Sharing Research at Professional STEM Conferences By: Anushree Chaudhuri For the last three years, I have been a researcher with the Sailor Group at the University of California San Diego (USCD).
November 4, 2019
It’s inevitable. At some point during your time as a student you will think to yourself “will I ever use this in real life?” The answer is a resounding YES for students who compete in our web-based science, technology, engineering and mathematics (STEM) competition.
October 24, 2019
Reston, VA— Summer 2019 saw approximately 400 high school students participate in Unite – an immersive STEM education and career program – at 19 university campuses across the United States and in Puerto Rico.
October 17, 2019
The Technology Student Association (TSA) administers the Unite program on behalf of the Army Educational Outreach Program (AEOP). For the last seven years, TSA has overseen this four-to-six-week summer program for talented high school students from groups historically underserved and underrepresented in STEM.
August 8, 2019
Two of our recent National eCYBERMISSION winning teams were excited to share their experience at the competition with reporter Jayme Lozano of AJ Media. The two teams from Southcrest Christian School, both under the leadership of school advisor Laura Wilbanks, were featured in the Lubbock Avalanche-Journal on July 11.