Exploring Science Technology Engineering and Math

Category: News

Coding Mini-Workshop

Posted on by Melissa Dagley

Learn about Jupyter a browser-based (free) programming software. In use at CERN, NASA, Google, MS, IBM, and more. Learn to embed rich text, links, & images into your code; display output in same browser window; share files online, interactive and executable, through any browser; perform heavy-duty analyses, even from mobile devices. Natively supports 40+ languages […]

WOW! That’s Engineering!

Posted on by Melissa Dagley

The Society of Women Engineers, Space Coast Chapter, is sponsoring an event for 7th – 10th grade girls on Saturday, October 15, 2016. WOW! That’s Engineering, offers young women interested in STEM the opportunity to meet women engineers and technologists while participating in hands-on activities. Students and volunteers can register at http://www.swe-sc.org/WOW/ through September 27. […]

A Summer Of STEM

Posted on by Melissa Dagley

This summer, UCF’s Center for Initiatives in STEM hosted four STEM Summer Institute (SI) camps for Central Florida middle and high school students. The STEM Summer Institute (SI) offers a mix of activities designed to maximize learning through hands-on, individualized instruction in an effort to provide science, technology, and math related summer opportunities to students. Continue […]

UCF Regional SECME Competitors Win Big At Nationals!

Posted on by Melissa Dagley

Congratulations to the 2016 SECME National Winners! Essay 3rd Place, Elementary School Division – S. Payne – Sunrise Elementary School 3rd Place, Middle School Division – M. Aelker – Milwee Middle School Mousetrap Car 3rd Place, Elementary School Division – Team Bulldogs (Aeryona, Kashayla, Ronnie) – Hamilton Elementary School Water Bottle Rocket 1st Place, Elementary […]

FAST Conference – Call For Presenters

Posted on by Melissa Dagley

October 20 – 22, 2016 Presenters are needed for this year’s Florida Association of Science Teachers (FAST) Conference to discuss meeting the needs of our diverse student population Theme: Science is FUNdamental, Relevant, and Engaging! For additional information on how to submit a proposal go to www.fastscience.org

STEM Day Continues To Inspire K-12 Students

Posted on by Melissa Dagley
K-12 Outreach

On Friday, April 8, more than one thousand students from the Central Florida area spilled on to the UCF campus for STEM day. STEM day is a bi-annual outreach event for K-12 students interested in learning more about the study of science, technology, engineering and mathematics. The day featured a wide variety of activities focused on […]