STEM DAY Form
Any STEM Junior that would like to attend this event can sign-up. Only 20 students are allowed to attend. Click on the "STEM DAY Form" link below to complete the sign-up process.
STEM DAY Form
Are you interested in robots or robotics? Would you like to design, build, and code a robot. If so please apply for the Greene County Middle School Robotics club. Click on the link below to complete the sign-up process.
Any student interested in attending the NC Aquarium Field Experience on Monday, May 11th 2015 needs to click on the "Field Experience" link to sign-up. Students will have the opportunity to learn about the different aquatic ecosystems in North Carolina. Students will choose one of two educational programs to participate in at the aquarium (Beachcomber’s Biology or Barrier Island Exploration). Students will need to bring a pair of closed toed shoes to participate in the programs. Students will visit the beach and Fort Macon after lunch. They will have the option to relax on the beach or explore the fort. The cost of the trip is $16. You will need to bring money for lunch. All forms and money are due to Ms. Clark no later than . There are only 40 spots available and the spots will be filled on a first come first serve basis.
We are giving away $14,000 in scholarships! Would you like to develop and demonstrate your leadership ability? Want to develop planning skills while working with the largest humanitarian network in the world? And could you use college scholarship money? If you answered yes to any of these, then the American Red Cross has a great opportunity for you.
Leaders Save Lives is a scholarship opportunity for high school and college students. Students will gain a meaningful leadership and community service experience. In addition, students may become eligible to win a college scholarship and earn a gift card from giftcertificates.com!
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Any student interested in attending Manufacturing Day at Lenoir Community College can sign-up by clicking the following link. Event is scheduled for April 14th from 12PM-4PM.
The 2015 Exploring the Earth Summer Camp could be for you!
NC State University, through the Department of Marine, Earth, and Atmospheric Sciences and The Science House, is offering this FREE weeklong summer day camp. Students will learn about various geoscience topics and participate in laboratory research techniques.
When: June 22-26, 2015
Where: NC State University, Jordan Hall, Raleigh, NC
Who is Eligible: Rising high school juniors and seniors only
Please note this is a day camp and overnight or campus housing will not be provided.
Students will be exposed to research in geology, marine science, and atmospheric science and will participate in research activities in each area. Faculty and counselors from the Marine, Earth and Atmospheric sciences department at North Carolina State University will lead the presentations, activities, discussion, and lab tours. The camp will include several local field trips, including trips to the Museum of Natural Sciences and William B. Umstead State Park.
For more information please see the attached flyer or visit the program web site:
A BIG Thank You to Oshulette Gardner for providing the links!!!
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Discover your Passion.
North Carolina’s intensive research experience where high school students and college faculty advance knowledge of science and mathematics.Summer Ventures in Science and Mathematics is a cost-free, state-funded program for academically talented North Carolina residents who have demonstrated interest in science and mathematics and aspire to a career in STEM (science, technology, engineering and mathematics). The program brings rising juniors and seniors together in a residential setting for research and intensive study. The program is currently hosted at four campuses of the university system—Appalachian State University (ASU), East Carolina University (ECU), North Carolina Central University (NCCU), and University of North Carolina at Charlotte (UNCC).
Any rising Junior or Sophomore that meets program criteria is eligible to apply. See Mr. Garcia for more information or call 252.747.3814.
Summer Ventures Website
Any stem student interested in attending the trip to puerto rico needs to contact Ms. corbitt or Mr. Garcia for more information. All stem instructors have informational sheets for students interested in the trip. AN informational session will be held on September 10th, 4:30-5:30 at GCHS Media Center.
On Saturday, July 12, 2014 from 9:30 a.m. until 4:30 p.m., the NC State College of Natural Resources (CNR) will host an Environmental Exploration Day for rising high school juniors and seniors interested in exploring environmental and natural resources careers. Additional details about the program and our application can be found at go.ncsu.edu/explorationday.
As one of the top Natural Resource colleges in the country, CNR offers 9 different majors that focus on a wide range of curriculum from science to engineering to social science. To explore a full list of our majors, please visit http://cnr.ncsu.edu/future/undergraduate_degrees.php
Please share this information with any students with whom you work that you think would enjoy this experience. I have also attached a flyer with additional details about the program that can be posted as appropriate.
Lastly, we recently launched a new promotional video for our Department of Forestry and Environmental Resources that we thought you may enjoy.
If you have any questions, please do not hesitate to contact me at firstname.lastname@example.org or 919-515-5510.
Tiffany L.F. McLean
Director of Enrollment Management
College of Natural Resources
North Carolina State University
The Marine Aquarium Societies of North America (MASNA) is proud to present the 2014 - 2015 MASNA Student Scholarships.
The application for the 2014 - 2015 $4,000 MASNA Student Scholarships is now available.
This year there are two scholarships available; one $4,000 scholarship for a college undergraduate student and one $4,000 scholarship for a college graduate student.
The two $4,000 2014 - 2015 MASNA Student Scholarships are made possible by our generous sponsors Doctors Foster and Smith LiveAquaria.com, Ecotech Marine, and Seachem.
To be eligible for a $4,000 MASNA Student Scholarship, an applicant must be a current/entering undergraduate or graduate student at an accredited college or university.
The student must have declared a major/focus or have intent to declare a major/focus in one of the marine science disciplines.
Selection will be based upon the student’s academic history and the student’s contributions and demonstrated commitment to the marine aquarium hobby.
North American students, no matter where they are studying in the world, as well as students from abroad, who are studying in North America, are eligible, as long as they attend/plan to attend an accredited college or university.
The deadline for submission is June 20, 2014.
Additional information and the application form can be found here:
Additional information about MASNA can be found here:
Kevin P. Erickson, M.Sc.
Vice President of MASNA
NC State's Nuclear Engineering Department is accepting applications to our annual Young Investigators' Summer Program.
High school rising juniors, rising seniors & graduating seniors spend three weeks on-campus as we take them through lectures, labs, small group projects and industrial field trips. The dates this year are July 7-25, 2014 (check-in July 6). Further information and the link to the online application is available here.
Lisa M. Marshall
Director of Outreach - Instructor - Adviser
North Carolina State University І Department of Nuclear Engineering
2500 Stinson Drive І 3150 Burlington Engineering Labs І Raleigh NC 27695
919.515.5876 І www.ne.ncsu.edu
Parking permit, driving & walking directions available here.
Junior Seahawk Academy-Rising 6th, 7th,8th Graders
The 2014 Jr. Seahawk Academy Summer Academy is a one week summer program for students (ages 10-14). The Junior Seahawk Academy’s targets students from both economically disadvantaged and underrepresented populations to develop interests in STEM, health and education careers while participating in various fun, hands-on activities that promote learning. This program for middle school aged students who are interested in participating in unique and creative activities related to STEM, Health fields and general education. The program will be held from Monday, June 16 to Friday, June 20, 2014 from 8:30 am - 12:30 pm. You will be notified via email of the camp orientation before the camp start date of June 16th. All parents/guardians and participants are expected to attend the orientation and return required camp packets.
The aims of the academy are:
*provide a platform for middle school aged students from economically disadvantaged and underrepresented populations to develop interests in STEM, health and education careers while participating in various fun, hands-on activities that promote learning
*provide a supportive environment for youth to showcase their talents as they learn about STEM concepts and careers in health and education
*aid in the implementation of literacy skill for all participants, including support for students with learning disabilities through the integration of science, mathematics and technology experiences.
*increase access of information for students, parents, and the community regarding benefits and accessibility of post-secondary education
Activities this summer will include exciting STEM/Health reading and technology explorations, seminars as well as creative projects to be designed and presented by students.
Registration deadline for applying is Saturday, May 31, 2014. If you have any questions please feel free to visit us on the web at http://www.uncw.edu/ed/jrseahawk/
You may also contact us by phone at (910) 962-7176 or via email at email@example.com
Junior Seahawk Academy Cancellation Policy Refund/Cancellation Policy: The $60.00 registration fee is non-refundable. We ask that you please contact us at least 2 weeks prior to the start day of the camp if your child is unable to attend the Academy. If a participant is asked to voluntary withdrawal or is expelled from the academy as a result of disciplinary actions no refund will be issued.
Dates: June 16-20, 2014
Meets: M, Tu, W, Th and F from 8:30 AM to 12:30 PM
Location: Education Building 162
Instructor: Angie Reid-Griffin
Mr. J Garcia