2015 MESA STEM Shadow Day

SAVE THE DATE! MESA’s STEM Shadow Day will be on Thursday, November 19, 2015. 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 …

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2015 Walk on Water Competition

The 2015 Walk on Water competition will be held on Saturday, October 17, 2015 at the Southwestern Community College swimming pool, from 10:00 – 2:00 PM.  No cite parking is available in lots K and L from 7:00 – 3:00 pm. The competition is expected to yield over 50 attendees and over 10 teams from Southwestern College, San …

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MESA Research Academy

A train-the-trainer academy for understanding “what is research” 5 day immersive experience to introduce research to undergraduates.  10 MESA students from San Diego City College and Southwestern College, and 5 MESA students from San Diego State University participate in active research projects at SDSU and UCSD, including: Near space balloons Flames in microgravity Advanced prosthetics And …

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Zumper Apartments $1,000 College Scholarships

Zumper apartment rental search is sponsoring a $1,000 college scholarship. Scholarship link: https://www.zumper.com/apartments-scholarship https://www.zumper.com/apartments-for-rent/san-diego-ca Scholarship details: We’re looking for outstanding students who have helped their classmates or community in a tremendous way. Maybe you started a club that raised $10,000 for charity, or championed recycling and sustainable practices across campus. Whatever it is, we’d love to hear about …

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MESA exhibits at U.S. News STEM Solutions Conference

Technology, policy and social change move ever faster. U.S. News STEM Solutions 2015 offered a much-needed opportunity to stop and recognize the breakthroughs in STEM that are emerging from every corner of society right now. At this National Leadership Conference, the brightest minds in business, academia and government illuminated a path towards new, self-sustaining ways …

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Summer 2015 Opportunity – MESA Research Academy

MESA Research Academy August 3-7, 2015 – 8:00am to 4:30 pm A train-the-trainer academy for understanding “what is research” 5 day immersive experience to introduce research to undergraduates.  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 Learn about research …

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MESA students test might with calculators and robots

The 22nd Annual MESA Olympics & Robotics Competition took place on Saturday, April 18, 2015 at San Diego City College. The MESA Olympics & Robotics Competition is segmented in problem-solving sessions and a robotics competition designed to promote teamwork, engineering and problem solving skill development. MESA students across the MESA programs at San Diego State University, San …

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Engineering Your Future – Volunteers Needed

Engineering Your Future (EYF) ~ Closing Ceremony An event for pre-college students to learn more about STEM majors and careers, as well as a culmination of their competition and celebrate the end of the academic year. San Diego State University Saturday, 5/2/15 from 8:00am – 3:00pm Student Volunteer Registration Link Alumni/Industry Volunteer Registration Link

San Diego Science & Engineering Festival EXPO Day

Now in its seventh year, the San Diego Festival of Science & Engineering involves hundreds of businesses, corporations, sponsors, and nonprofits in a week-long celebration of STEM education in San Diego County. EXPO Day at Petco Park is the Festival’s culminating event with over 130 local businesses, corporations, and organizations providing interactive, hands-on activities showcasing …

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