Industry Needed To Provide Shadow Day Experience

MESA’s STEM Shadow Day will be on Thursday, November 17, 2016. Through the San Diego MESA Alliance, pre-college and college students will have a unique experience to witness the “real world” of work in an engineering or scientific environment. Industry’s involvement will provide a great opportunity for our up and coming students to “test the waters” …

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SDG&E Supports MESA Innovate Academy

View Press Release The San Diego State University Mathematics Engineering Science Achievement (MESA) program was the recipient of a $10,000 San Diego Gas & Electric (SDG&E) Inspiring Future Leaders grant on June 8, 2016. The grant will support MESA’s new Innovate Academy, a mobile 3D printer experience.  MESA Innovate Academy will be a train-the-trainer academy …

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Power Your Drive

Power Your Drive is an exciting new pilot program that authorizes SDG&E® to install 3,500 electric vehicle (EV) charging stations across their service area in apartments, condos and businesses. At least 10% of the charging stations will be installed in disadvantaged communities. For more information, visit SDG&E’s Power Your Drive webpage.

MESA Research Academy

A train-the-trainer academy for understanding “what is research” 5 day immersive experience to introduce research to undergraduates.  MESA students from San Diego City College, Southwestern College and  San Diego State University participate in active research projects at SDSU and UCSD, including: Near space balloons Flames in microgravity Advanced prosthetics And more! Learn research and presentations skills …

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Atkins Presents Check to San Diego MESA Alliance

Atkins Global Inc. presented a check for $5,000 to the San Diego MESA Alliance to benefit the MESA Leadership Summit. The MESA Leadership Summit is an annual weekend camping event with an agenda of seminars, workshops, and group projects designed to develop the leadership, communication, and presentation skills of engineering/physical science students. MESA is nationally recognized …

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Summer Research Opportunity – MESA Research Academy

MESA students interested in research, here’s an opportunity to engage with the MESA Research Academy.  A one week overview on research which will culminate with a presentation on a short research project conducted at SDSU or UCSD. Eligible MESA students must be: U.S. Citizens available for the entire week 3.0+ gpa preferred. Aerospace andMechanical Engineering …

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MESA Arduino Academy

Note:  This is the San Diego MESA Alliance’s new annual event, as it will be replacing the MESA Olympics & Robotics Competition. The MESA Arduino Academy is a strengths-based introduction to Arduino technology.  It will be held on Saturday, April 23, 2016, from 8:00-1:30 pm, at San Diego City College. What is an Arduino? Arduino …

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Introduce A Girl To Engineering Day

For Immediate Release:  March 1, 2016 Natasha Celise ncelise@mail.sdsu.edu INTRODUCE A GIRL TO ENGINEERING DAY! That’s just what the MESA Program at San Diego State University did on Thursday, February 25, 2016. 30 middle school girls from the MESA Schools Program at O’Farrell Charter School spent the day at SDSU learning more about the field of engineering. …

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Engineering Day at the Mall

Every February, the American Society of Civil Engineers Younger Member Forum (ASCE-YMF) sponsors Engineering Day at the Mall during National Engineer’s Week. This event features a variety of booths designed to spark students’ interest in engineering and science. The hands-on projects are geared toward young students and teach basic engineering concepts such as buoyancy, structural …

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Volunteers needed for MESA Days

The SDSU MESA Schools Program (K-12) is looking for volunteers! Approximately a combined 700 students from our 23 middle and high schools in San Diego County will come to the SDSU campus to compete in various math, science, and engineering competitions. Event Details: MESA Day Saturday, February 20, 2016 Hosted at San Diego State University …

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