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San Diego County Science and Engineering Fair Awardee and Judges Dinner

Tuesday, May 19th, 2015

Photos from the San Diego County Science and Engineering Fair Awardee and Judges Dinner where IEEE presented our student branch  Micromouse activities.

 

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Engineering of the Future – Expect Awesome Jobs! .

Monday, November 4th, 2013

Inspiration for the next generation of engineers from our Buenaventura Section.  Thanks to Audrey Askegard for creating this wonderful video! Future Engineers

 

 

 

 

 

 

What K-12 STEM Activities Is Your Section Doing?

Thursday, October 3rd, 2013

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Is your section involved in any K-12 STEM activities?  If you haven’t already or if you have added new activities, please send me the information on these activities in your section.  I need to hear from you by October 10, 2013. 

As the Region 6 IEEE-USA K-12 STEM Literacy Committee member, I am continuing to compile a list of STEM activities that your sections are doing.   Please send the information to me at coraljean.cotterell@ieee.org

If you have any questions about starting a STEM Outreach program, please feel free to contact me also.

Here is a list of the activity I have so far: 

  • Future City Competition – Seattle, Fort Huachuca, Phoenix
  • SMART Competition – Phoenix
  • First Robotics – Fort Huachuca, Phoenix
  • First Lego League – Fort Huachuca, Phoenix
  • MathCOUNTS – Foothills, Phoenix
  • Boy Scout merit badge qualification programs – Phoenix
  • Girl Scout STEM career presentations/workshops
  • E-Week displays at Science Centers
  • SciTech Festival involvement
  • Support of 4-H programs
  • School visits (speaking to various student groups/grade levels) about what engineers do, STEM/CTE areas of interest, etc.
  • TISP and other teacher outreach programs (including IEEE-Phoenix Section Arizona Science Lab)
  • Engineering4kidsUSA – Orange County
  • Intel ISEF – Oregon, Santa Clara Valley, Oakland East Bay, San Francisco, Buenaventura, Phoenix
  • Robotics Summer Camp at University of Alaska-Anchorage – Alaska
  • CyberPatrior – Hawaii, Fort Huachuca
  • Science Olympiad – Phoenix