Expanding Your Horizons

Sally Ride Science classes highlighted at STEM conference for girls

Parents looking for ways to help their daughters prepare for college or careers got some timely assistance during a workshop surveying a wealth of local programs, including classes from Sally Ride Science, aimed at inspiring students in science and technology fields. The workshop was part of an annual conference held by the nonprofit group Expanding […]

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New Video from UCTV’s STEAM Channel: What Is Sally Ride Science at UC San Diego?

https://www.uctv.tv/steam/search-details.aspx?showID=32458 The STEAM Channel Date: 3/5/2018; 14 minutes Founded by the late Sally Ride and others to inspire young girls to pursue careers in STEM, Sally Ride Science is now housed at UC San Diego, offering opportunities for middle and high school students to embrace science in fun settings. Featured here is the Sally Ride […]

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Intro to Circuitry

Sally Ride Science Junior Academy offers summer STEAM adventures

Kevin Andrew Falk/Photo Do you know a student who would love to spend part of the summer flying drones, hunting fossils or designing a website? The Sally Ride Science Junior Academy is now registering students for hands-on summer classes, including dozens of innovative and exciting new offerings. The 2018 Junior Academy, from June 25 to […]

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Science of Harry Potter

Instructor Sharon Jones visits News 8 to preview free “Science of Harry Potter” STEAM workshops

WATCH VIDEO: Sharon Jones previews experiments from the free “Science of Harry Potter” workshops she teaches through the Library NExT program. http://www.thecwsandiego.com/story/37462297/harry-potter-the-science-behind-the-sorcery See all the Library NExT STEAM workshops here: https://sallyridescience.ucsd.edu/next/ SAN DIEGO (NEWS 8) – Love Harry Potter? How about learning the science behind the books. The free library NExT workshop lets middle school […]

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