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NOAA/SeaPerch Educator Training in Tulsa
On February 12-13, thirty-six educators from 26 schools in and surrounding Tulsa, Oklahoma attended a 12-hour workshop provided by the USNA STEM Center in collaboration with NOAA, DoD STEM, and the Tulsa Regional STEM Alliance. The... Read more
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Mini-STEM Event Building STEPS
  Thirty-eight high school students, from four schools in Baltimore City, visited the U.S. Naval Academy to participate in a mini-STEM event presented by the USNA STEM Center on... Read more
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NESA Merit Badge Jamboree 2018
On January 20th, 2018, 800 scouts and adult leaders from all over the country came to the U.S. Naval Academy for the 21st annual USNA STEM Jamboree. The vision for the event is to inspire young adults to explore, to ask questions and to... Read more
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Fall 2017 Newsletter
Read the Fall 2017 Newsletter to find out what's new at the USNA STEM Center. Fall NewsletterRead more
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SeaPerch Educator Workshop at Morgan State
On Sat Dec 2, the USNA STEM Center presented an Educator Workshop in Baltimore, hosted by Morgan State University. Twenty-one educators from public schools and STEM outreach organizations in Baltimore City, Baltimore County,... Read more
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MESA STEM Days
Midshipmen led hands-on STEM activities for over 480 elementary school students from 20 Maryland public schools in Baltimore, Charles, and Anne Arundel Counties. MESA Days were held on November 16 and 29 at Johns Hopkins... Read more
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STEM Outreach Dallas
In partnership with LULAC (League of United Latin American Citizens), the United States Naval Academy hosted a STEM outreach in Dallas, TX at Mountain View Community College on November 18, 2017. Midshipmen Abbey Taylor, Svetla Walsh,... Read more
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NSBE Conference
On 10NOV2017, 10 members of the National Society of Black Engineers attended the Zone 2 Fall Regional Conference in Greensboro, North Carolina. The conference was an amazing networking and learning experience for all attending... Read more
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Navy Medicine STEM Outreach Workshop San Diego
On behalf of the Office of Naval Research, the USNA STEM Center presented an educators workshop at Naval Medical Center San Diego on November 6 and 7, 2017. Twenty-four military and civilian members from various... Read more
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Mini-STEM Event
On November 3, 2017, in collaboration with the Office of Admissions, the USNA STEM Center hosted 20 high school students from Women in Natural Sciences (WINS), an outreach program of the Academy of Natural Sciences at Drexel... Read more
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STEM Outreach: Detroit, MI
In collaboration with the Office of Admissions, the USNA STEM Center visited the Detroit area on Oct 26 and 28, 2017, providing hands-on activities to students at the General Motors Tech Center and Wayne State University Upward Bound... Read more
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Museum Educator Workshop
Another Best Practices in STEM Outreach Workshop was held at USNA on October 27, 2017, this time for museum educators. The full day workshop, presented by the USNA STEM Center and sponsored by the Office of Naval Research, provided a... Read more
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Midshipmen Summer STEM Alumni Reunion
The USNA STEM Center and the Office of Admissions have hosted a Summer STEM Program for high school students each year since 2008. Many past participants have now reached college-age, and 292 of them have since been inducted... Read more
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Family STEM Day
On Saturday, October 21, the USNA STEM Center hosted a crowd of over 175 people on the lab deck of Rickover Hall. The event was open to USNA faculty/staff and their families, so that they could experience interactive... Read more
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STEM Educator Workshop Dayton
STEM Center faculty provided a 12-hour workshop for 24 teachers from 14 different schools, predominantly in the West Dayton, Ohio area. Teachers built and launched underwater robots and practiced hands-on activities related to Navy... Read more
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Girls Only STEM Day
On October 14, 2017, the USNA STEM Center hosted 230 girls from  Maryland, Virginia, Washington, DC, New York and New Jersey, for Girls Only STEM Day with hands-on workshops and engineering design... Read more
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St. Louis STEM Outreach
In collaboration with the Office of Admissions, the USNA STEM Center visited the St. Louis area on Oct 13-14, providing hands-on activities to students at the Webber Township High School in Bluford, IL as well as students at St. Louis... Read more
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NSTA Workshop
"Engineering Underway:A Closer Look at the Engineering Design Process through Navy Relevant, Project Based Learning" was the title of a workshop presented at the National Science Teachers Association Baltimore MD Area Conference on Oct... Read more
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NOAA/SeaPerch Educator Workshop for Prince George's County Public Schools
The USNA STEM Center held a workshop, "Engineering to Explore the Ocean", for educators from Prince George's County Public Schools. Thirty-six teachers, representing 24 different elementary, middle and high schools, attended... Read more
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Albuquerque STEM Educator Training
Thirty-three teachers joined Professors Patrick Moran and Angela Moran from the STEM Center at the Albuquerque BioPark on Saturday, September 23 for a full day STEM Educator Workshop. Twenty-three different schools... Read more
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USNA Fall STEM Educator Training
Daisy Rayela, STEM coordinator and technology teacher at Thomas Johnson Middle School in Prince Georges County commented, "I will apply what I learned to design my activities in class, after-school and STEM events to inspire kids and... Read more
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STEM Workshop and Outreach in Hawaii
In collaboration with the Pacific Aviation Museum Pearl Harbor, USNA STEM Center faculty visited three schools in Hawaii at the end of August to provide hands-on activities to students in grades 4 to 8. About 80 students at... Read more
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Summer 2017 Newsletter
Read the Summer 2017 Newsletter to find out what's new at the USNA STEM Center. Summer NewsletterRead more
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Navy Medicine STEM Outreach Workshop
On August 16, 2017, USNA STEM Center hosted a workshop at the U.S. Naval Academy on how to engage your community in STEM outreach. Twenty-three military and civilian members of from various medical commands... Read more
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SET Sail STEM Educator Training
In July 2017, the USNA STEM Center hosted the annual Summer SET Sail STEM Educator Training. Two week-long residential sessions were offered onsite at the U.S. Naval Academy in Annapolis, MD. SET Sail I was held July... Read more
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Girls Tech Camp
The annual Girls Technology Camp program was held June 26-30, 2017 at the U.S. Naval Academy in Annapolis, MD. Fifty rising 7th, 8th and 9th grade girls attended the five-day program. USNA faculty and staff led the girls in hands-on,... Read more
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Summer Heroes Youth Program
The USNA STEM Center presented the annual Summer Heroes Youth Program (SHYP) from June 12-16; 19-21, 2017 at the U.S. Naval Academy in Annapolis, MD. Sixty rising 7th, 8th and 9th grade students from AFYA Charter Public School and the... Read more
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Summer STEM Program
The annual Summer STEM Program at the U.S. Naval Academy was presented by the Office of Admissions and the STEM Center for Education and Outreach. Over 860 campers attended from all 50 states and Puerto Rico and the Virgin Islands. Also... Read more
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Spring 2017 Newsletter
Read the Spring 2017 Newsletter to find out what's new at the USNA STEM Center. Spring NewsletterRead more
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STEM Educator Training at USS Turner Joy
USNA STEM faculty and staff, Angela Moran, Patrick Moran, and Rachel Fees, presented STEM educator workshops at the USS Turner Joy museum ship in Bremerton, WA on May 12 and 13. Educators included local Kitsap County public... Read more
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SeaPerch/NOAA Educator Workshop at Morgan State
Teachers representing ten schools from Baltimore City and educators from Morgan State University built and launched underwater robots and investigated real world topics at Morgan State University on Friday, May 5 and Saturday, May 6... Read more
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SeaPerch Showcase
After spending several months building their SeaPerch underwater remotely operated vehicles, 110 fifth graders from Talbot County Public Schools launched their SeaPerch in the Hydro lab tow tanks. The students and their teachers... Read more
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DoDEA STEM Educator Workshops in Japan
USNA STEM Center professors Sarah Durkin and Angela Moran traveled to Japan in April to offer professional development workshops for Department of Defense Education Activity (DoDEA) teachers. 95 teachers and DoD personnel from schools... Read more
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Maryland Regional SeaPerch Challenge
The USNA STEM Center held its annual Maryland Regional SeaPerch Challenge on Saturday, April 8 in Rickover Hall. Over 450 middle school and high school students designed, built and modified their ROVs (remotely operated vehicles) to... Read more
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USNA STEM at Sea-Air-Space Expo
The United States Naval Academy STEM Center participated as an exhibitor at the Sea-Air-Space Naval STEM Exposition on April 2, 2017. This annual event, presented by the Navy League STEM Institute, was held at the Gaylord Convention... Read more
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Mini-STEM Event at USNA for Chicago Students
Forty-two high school students, from Phoenix Military Academy and ITW David Speer Academy in Chicago, visited the U.S. Naval Academy as guests of the Office of Admissions, and participated in a mini-STEM event... Read more
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STEM Outreach Workshop at Naval Station Great Lakes
Twenty scientists, engineers, and technologists at Naval Station Great Lakes joined 15 teachers from their local school districts to share a "Best Practices in STEM Education and Outreach" workshop held on March 15 at Naval Station... Read more
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San Diego Festival of Science and Engineering
The USNA STEM Center participated in the San Diego Festival of Science and Engineering Expo held in Petco Park on Saturday March 4, 2017. Prof Mark Murray along with six midshipmen, MIDN 1/C Erik Sutton, MIDN 2/C... Read more
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Girls Only STEM Day
As part of an ongoing effort to encourage young women to pursue an interest in science, technology, engineering and math, the USNA STEM Center hosted a Girls Only STEM Day on Saturday, March 4, 2017. This inspiring... Read more
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STEM Educator Training Spring
USNA STEM Center hosted another successful Stem Educator Training Workshop on February 25, 2017. Attended by 145 educators from over 90 different schools in Maryland, Virginia, West Virginia, and Pennsylvania, the event was facilitated... Read more
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Dayton STEM Educator Workshop
Twenty-seven teachers from Dayton, OH area schools built and launched underwater robots and delved into complimentary real world topics at the University of Dayton on Friday, Feb 17 and Saturday, Feb 18 during a STEM educator... Read more
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Tulsa STEM Outreach and Training
The USNA STEM Center for Education and Outreach has a history of partnering with the Tulsa Regional STEM Alliance through professional development provided for teachers and STEM days provided for students in both rural and urban... Read more
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Video: Girls Only STEM Day
Watch this video to see highlights from Girls Only STEM Day, Fall 2016. VideoRead more
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Oxon Hill STEM Night
On January 26, 2017, the U.S. Naval Academy STEM Center for Education and Outreach traveled to Oxon Hill Middle School in Fort Washington, MD with two STEM staff members, Jennifer Da Rosa and Rachel Fees, along with eleven midshipmen:... Read more
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STEM Educator Training Miami
Melissa Fernandez, Instructional Supervisor of Technology Education & Industrial Education for Miami-Dade County Public Schools, stated "This professional development did an amazing job integrating science, math and engineering... Read more
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Robotics Tournament
On Jan 21-22, the U.S. Naval Academy was the site of a regional FIRST Tech Challenge Tournament and FIRST LEGO League Jr Expos. Hundreds of elementary, middle, and high-school students participated. About 60 teams of middle and... Read more
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NESA Merit Badge Jamboree
With support from STEM faculty, the USNA National Eagle Scouts Association (NESA), hosted its annual Merit Badge Jamboree for over 650 scouts as well as scout leaders on January 13-15, 2017. Scout groups from Maryland and numerous... Read more
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