STEM

TERF participant highlighted on Kirkwood High School website

By myralopez on November 11, 2013 in Science, STEM

KHS Student Participates and Presents at Research Symposium KHS senior Ellen Sulser presented along side Adam Vorel, a junior at Eureka High School, the results of their summer ecological research at the Washington University St. Louis (WUSTL) fall 2013 Undergraduate Research Symposium on Oct. 26...

Explore Engineering gives high-school students a taste of the field

By myralopez on June 6, 2013 in Engineering, STEM

Creating a prosthetic hand from funnels, Popsicle sticks and other everyday items will challenge area high school juniors and seniors June 6 at Washington University in St. Louis. About 30 students from local high schools will participate in Explore Engineering, a daylong event sponsored by Washi...

Engineers in training

By myralopez on May 3, 2013 in Community Engagement, Educator Resources, Science, STEM

ANNUAL BOEING CHALLENGE HELD MAY 3 AT WU FIELD HOUSE The event was the culmination of a six-month-long project that began in November when the students visited Boeing to receive instructions from a Boeing mentor along with materials for their hand-held gliders. “This competition really helps stud...