STEM TECH

STEM TECH

 
General Information
Description of ServiceEmpowers young women in middle and high school to create change within their community and environment by utilizing their STEM knowledge. STEM Tech increases students' competence and confidence in STEM by connecting exciting hands-on activities with service-learning problem-based curriculum. Student groups meet at local schools during afterschool hours. Each STEM Tech group is linked with a WISE undergraduate mentor to facilitate the program. Program details include: STEM Tech groups meet once a week during afterschool hours at local partnered schools; Students identify an issue in their environment that is concerning to them; WISE mentors assist STEM Tech students in applying research, knowledge, and skills in STEM to design a project to address their identified issue; STEM Tech encourages critical thinking, collaboration, and interdisciplinary work and Special guests visit groups to discuss current STEM research, higher education, financial literacy, and career opportunities. Call for more detailed information.
LocationSuffolk
Geographical AreaStony Brook, New York; Town of Brookhaven, New York; Suffolk County, New York
 
Contact Information
 
Physical Site Address 1 WISE, Heavy Engineering Building, Room 230
Physical Site City, State, Zip Stony Brook, NY 11794
Mailing City, State, Zip Stony Brook, NY 11794
Mail Attention To WISE, Heavy Engineering Building, Room 230
Main Phone 631) 632-6947
Fax (631) 632-4779
Service Location Email ceas_wise@stonybrook.edu
Web Address www.sunysb.edu
 
Additional Information
Last UpdateAug19
 
 
Affiliated Agency, Programs, and Services
Affiliated Agency: STONY BROOK UNIVERSITY
Affiliated Program: STEM TECH
This Service: STEM TECH
 
Taxonomy Postings
Posted to Categories: Colleges/Universities (HD-6000.1300)
Public Colleges/Universities (HD-6000.1300-650)
Youth (YB-9500)