Middle Schoolers Meet Local Scientists to Explore STEM Careers

Renata Burnett was at a loss for words when her daughter, Valentina, completed the Young Science Explorers Program (YSEP), a youth science camp for Maryland students entering the seventh and eighth grade. “Valentina really liked the camp. It meant a lot to her,” said Burnett about her daughter’s involvement, “She could not wait to be…

Meet a Scientist/Engineer

The 2nd USA Science & Engineering Festival is coming soon to Washington, DC! Have you ever wanted to meet a Scientist/Engineer and ask them questions about what kind of work they do on a daily basis?…Now you can! Check out their website and the list of all the different Scientists/Engineers that will be participating! http://www.usasciencefestival.org/2012festival/finale-expo/meet-the-scientistengineer  

Attention Science Educators!!

Join UMBC for the 15th anniversary of their life science symposium, A Look Ahead XV.  This symposium will be packed with an abundance of bioscience information sure to interest many science educators, as well as scientists and healthcare professionals.  Register now by clicking on the link below: http://www.umbc.edu/lookahead/ What:  A Look Ahead XV, life science…

Johns Hopkins Summer Jobs/ Youth Programs

Johns Hopkins has great youth programs to introduce science and medicine into the community.  Through their Project R.E.A.C.H/Community Education Programs, Johns Hopkins has been giving students opportunities to get hands-on experience in areas that they may not have had connections to otherwise. They also have an excellent summer job program (JHSJP) that is a paid…

JCVI 2012 Internship Program

J. Craig Venter Institute has announced its 2012 Internship Program. The Internship Program offers motivated high school, undergraduate and graduate students as well as teachers the opportunity to nurture their interest in science by participating in cutting-edge genomic research at the Institute in both Maryland and California. In addition, the Institute also hosts students interested…