Office of Naval Research to Sponsor Sally Ride Science Training Event in Alabama

One-Day Training to Equip Dozens of Teachers, Administrators, and School Counselors, to Improve STEM Instruction and Connections to Careers in STEM San Diego, CA, January 22, 2014—Sally Ride Science, with support from the Office of Naval Research (ONR), will deliver in-person training to educators in Spanish Fort, Alabama, on Saturday, January 25, 2014. The event […]

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Sally Ride Science Announces 2014 Initiatives to Complement Million Women Mentors Program

Company Founded by America’s First Woman in Space Set to Reach More Students & Educators in 2014 and Connect Young Women with STEM Fields and Careers San Diego, CA, January 25, 2014—As part of an ongoing mission to connect students to careers in science, technology, engineering, and math (STEM), Sally Ride Science will be taking […]

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Sally Ride Science Executive Receives Harvard’s 2013 Stocker Award

VP of Marketing Jim Mills Honored for His Work with Harvard Business School Community Partners San Diego, CA, December 13, 2013: On December 3, the Harvard Business School (HBS) Club of Northern California Community Partners presented Sally Ride Science Vice President of Marketing Jim Mills with “The Jim Stocker Award for Volunteer Excellence” for his pro […]

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SALLY RIDE NAMED “STANFORD ENGINEERING HERO”

America’s first woman in space to be one of first two women to receive honor; fellow 2013 honorees include Google founders Larry Page and Sergey Brin, and Nobel Prize-winning economist Kenneth Arrow. San Diego, CA, December 4, 2013: Today the Stanford School of Engineering named Sally Ride as one of six people selected as this year’s Stanford […]

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Sally Ride Awarded the Presidential Medal of Freedom

Washington, D.C., November 20, 2013: Today, President Barack Obama awarded the Presidential Medal of Freedom to Dr. Sally Ride (posthumously), America’s first woman in space, a physics professor at UCSD, and the founder of Sally Ride Science. Accepting the award on her behalf were her longtime partner and co-founder of Sally Ride Science, Dr. Tam […]

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Sally Ride Science Executives to Speak at First-Ever California STEM Symposium

Sacramento, November 15, 2013: On Monday, November 18, and Tuesday, November 19, Sally Ride Science will participate in the first-ever California STEM Symposium, to be held at the Sacramento Convention Center. Convening under the theme “Invest in California STEM Education: Innovate, Integrate, and Inspire,” the symposium will feature keynote presentations from Academy Award winner Geena […]

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Sally Ride EarthKAM Takes Flight This Week

November Mission Still Accepting Students After October Mission Breaks Records San Diego, CA, November, 12, 2013—Sally Ride EarthKAM is set to begin another mission November 12-15, allowing students from across the world to operate a camera aboard the International Space Station (ISS) that captures custom images of the Earth’s surface. ISS EarthKAM was renamed by NASA […]

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Sally Ride Online Academy Now Open to All Educators

Professional Development Expands Beyond Select Districts Training Helps Teachers Ignite Student Interest in STEM Fields and Careers San Diego, CA, November 5, 2013—Today, Sally Ride Science completed the launch of the Sally Ride Online Academy, the teacher training and professional development program that to date has been available only to educators in select school districts.  […]

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Marietta City Schools Press Release: MCS EdTech STEM Session

Features Dr. Steve Miller – Guest Keynoter, Oct. 8 10/08/13 (Marietta, GA) – Over 600 Marietta City Schools (MCS) teachers and school administrators will gather at the Marietta Performing Arts Center, Tuesday, Oct. 8, to hear Dr. Steve Miller’s keynote presentation: A New Science of Learning – Strengthening Essential Skills for Classroom & Career Success. […]

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