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STEM 2019

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St. Louis Navy Week

  POSTED ON: Friday, September 06, 2019 by Angela Moran

MIDN Annie Dunigan, August Will, and Josh Engler along with ENS Julian Brown, Capt P.J. Moran, and Prof Pat Moran traveled to St Louis to represent the USNA STEM Center at St. Louis Navy Week, Sept 6-8. The group, also supported by personnel from ...

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Summer SET Sail STEM Educator Training

  POSTED ON: Monday, July 22, 2019 by Sarah Durkin

"The USNA SET Sail STEM Educator Training was energetic, informative, and filled with activities to take home and use in my classroom. I feel recharged and empowered to teach students about a variety of STEM topics with authentic, engaging and ...

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Summer STEM Program

  POSTED ON: Wednesday, June 05, 2019 by Angela Moran

"I loved meeting my squad and going to the modules," expressed one attendee. Another stated that "I liked learning about different career fields and increasing my knowledge of STEM."  From another student came the comment, "I liked being ...

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STEM Educator Workshops, Hawaii

  POSTED ON: Monday, June 03, 2019 by Angela Moran

Educators from across Hawaii attended a collaborative workshop offered in June by the Pearl Harbor Aviation Museum, the USS Bowfin Submarine Museum & Park, and the USS Battleship Missouri Memorial on Ford Island, Honolulu.The three day ...

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Summer Heroes Youth Program

  POSTED ON: Monday, June 03, 2019 by Angela Moran

The USNA Summer Heroes Youth Program (SHYP) focuses on engaging middle school students from Baltimore City, MD, Washington, DC and Prince George's County, MD through exciting engineering and science activities, led by midshipmen mentors. SHYP ...

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Mini-STEM Event for New York City Students

  POSTED ON: Friday, April 26, 2019 by Christine Maceo

In collaboration with the USNA Office of Admissions, the STEM Center for Education and Outreach conducted a mini-STEM event to provide hands-on STEM activities to 20 New York City ninth and tenth graders. MIDN Harold Mantilla and Josh Engler ...

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STEM DoDEA Educator Workshop, Europe West

  POSTED ON: Friday, April 26, 2019 by Angela Moran

USNA STEM Center faculty traveled to Department of Defense schools in Europe West to provide a series of workshops to teachers of military children stationed overseas. Three full-day workshops were held April 29 to May 3 at Supreme Headquarters ...

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Maryland Regional SeaPerch Challenge

  POSTED ON: Saturday, April 06, 2019 by Angela Moran

The USNA STEM Center hosted its annual Maryland Regional SeaPerch Challenge on April 6. Middle and high school student teams from Maryland, Virginia, New Jersey, and the District of Columbia designed and built underwater remotely operated ...

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Philadelphia Pre-Service and Early Service Teacher Workshop

  POSTED ON: Saturday, March 30, 2019 by Angela Moran

On March 30, USNA STEM Center faculty traveled to Philadelphia to provide a STEM Educator Workshop for pre-service and early service Noyce teachers, held at St. Joseph's University in collaboration with Philadelphia Regional Noyce Partnership ...

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Mini-STEM Event for San Antonio students

  POSTED ON: Friday, March 29, 2019 by Angela Moran

In collaboration with the Office of Admissions, the USNA STEM Center welcomed girls form San Antonio's Girls Inc. The ninth and tenth graders toured the Academy and had lunch in King Hall with midshipmen. They also participated in a series of ...

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Challenge the STEM Mids at Annapolis Library

  POSTED ON: Wednesday, March 27, 2019 by Christine Maceo

MIDN Gabriella Leonard, Jordan Cabarras, Christina Domanowski, Leah Gordon, Yogaish Khastgir, Victoria Laveck, Rachel Manhertz, Harold Mantilla, Anna Maxsimic, Shannon McAllister, Khadijah McClean, Vincent Potente, Jocelyn Rodriguez, Jordan ...

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Seeds for Success

  POSTED ON: Wednesday, March 27, 2019 by Angela Moran

STEM Midshipmen Ariona Mayo, Natalie Stahl, Jennifer Iniguez, Julian Brown , Nikola Pejovic, and Mitchell Winkie visited the Seeds for Success after-school program at Eastport ...

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ONR Best Practices in STEM Outreach

  POSTED ON: Wednesday, March 13, 2019 by Angela Moran

The eighteenth ONR Best Practices in STEM Workshop was held at USNA on March 12-13, 2019. Thirty-two participants attended from numerous commands and organizations around the nation, including representatives from Spawar Systems Command Pacific, ...

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"Engineering to Explore the Ocean", Dayton Educator Workshop

  POSTED ON: Saturday, March 09, 2019 by Angela Moran

On March 8 and 9, the USNA STEM Center collaborated with NOAA's Office of Ocean Exploration and Research to offer a 12 hour workshop to educators in the Dayton area. "Engineering to Explore the Ocean" featured NOAA curriculum in exploration ...

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San Diego Festival of Science and Engineering

  POSTED ON: Saturday, March 02, 2019 by Sarah Durkin

The USNA STEM Center participated in the San Diego Festival of Science and Engineering Expo Day held in Petco Park on Saturday March 2, 2019. Prof Mark Murray along with six midshipmen, MIDN 2/C Dustin Carwile, MIDN 2/C ...

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Girls Only STEM Day

  POSTED ON: Saturday, March 02, 2019 by Angela Moran

"Shoot for the Stars" was the theme of the Spring Girls Only STEM Day for middle schoolers on March 2. About 175 girls came from 75 different schools in New York, New Jersey, Delaware, Pennsylvania, Virginia, DC, and Maryland. Attendees rotated ...

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STEM Educator Training

  POSTED ON: Saturday, February 23, 2019 by Christine Maceo

The STEM Center for Education and Outreach hosted the spring session of SET Sail, a semi-annual day-long STEM Educator Training for formal and informal educators in grades K-12, sponsored by the Office of Naval Research and the Naval ...

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High School Girls Only STEM Day

  POSTED ON: Saturday, February 09, 2019 by Angela Moran

The STEM Center for Education and Outreach hosted a “High School Girls Only STEM Space Technology Day” for girls in grades 9-12 on February 9 in Luce, Michelson, and Chauvenet Halls. This event was sponsored by the Maryland ...

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Astronomy Night

  POSTED ON: Friday, February 08, 2019 by Angela Moran

Over 150 people attended the two Planetarium shows and hands-on Space Technology activities during the February 8 Astronomy Night. LCDR Kai Seglem provided the narrative of the winter skies and the Astronomy Club and STEM Center manned the ...

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Maryland Pre-Service Teacher Workshop

  POSTED ON: Tuesday, February 05, 2019 by Sarah Durkin

On February 5, USNA STEM Center faculty Angela Moran, Patrick Moran, Sarah Durkin, and Christine Maceo provided a STEM Educator Workshop for pre-service teachers, held at Morgan State University. Thirty-six pre-service teachers attended the event ...

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Seeds for Success

  POSTED ON: Wednesday, January 30, 2019 by MIDN 1/C Mitchell Winkie

STEM Midshipmen Josh Engler, Aiden Sabety-Mass, Hazel Acosta, Gabriella Leonard, Natalie Stahl, Juliet Yu, and Mitchell Winkie visited the Seeds for Success after-school program at Eastport Community Center in Annapolis. During the ...

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BEYA Student Leadership Award

  POSTED ON: Thursday, January 24, 2019 by Sarah Durkin

The STEM Center congratulates MIDN 1/C Dante Daniels on being selected as a Student Leadership Award recipient at the upcoming BEYA STEM conference. As an active participant in STEM Education and Outreach at the U.S. Naval Academy beginning in ...

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DCPS Educator Workshop

  POSTED ON: Wednesday, January 23, 2019 by Sarah Durkin

USNA STEM Center staff, Prof Sarah Durkin and Donna Weber, presented three sessions for educators at the D.C. Public Schools (DCPS) Professional Development Day on Jan 23, 2019 at Woodrow Wilson High School in Washington, D.C. Teachers learned ...

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FIRST Robotics Tournament

  POSTED ON: Saturday, January 12, 2019 by Angela Moran

On January 12, USNA hosted a regional robotics competition for the FIRST® Tech Challenge and FIRST® LEGO League Jr for over 170 elementary, middle, and high school students with 300 spectators in attendance. Over 35 midshipmen ...

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