Encouraging Young Women to Follow Careers in Science

Women in various STEM related fields were encouraging young women to follow careers in science at a recent symposium. At a recent Women in Science symposium presented by he Wayne Pike Workforce Alliance, Lacawac Sanctuary and Field Station female students were...

New Biomedical Academy for High School Students

At a new biomedical academy for high school students, this year new freshmen will figure out how Anna died. Anna is a mannequin, cordoned off by police tape in one area of a biology classroom.  The year’s activities will involve the 47 students in exploring...

Creating a One Night Space Museum

A novel approach to teaching elementary students about space and planet earth has been developed by some teachers who are creating a one night space museum with cooperation from corporations that enable space exploration.  The staff at Bunker Hill Elementary School in...