On Memorial Day weekend, the New York Institute of Technology (NYIT) hosted a 24-hour hackathon that welcomed nearly 200 high school students from around the Northeast and beyond. The event was organized by TeenHacks LI, a nonprofit founded by entrepreneurial students Wesley Pergament and Jeffrey Yu of Jericho and Roslyn high schools, respectively. The hackathon […]
Check out these FREE lectures at the Explorers Club in New York City! Free with a student ID and open to the public for $10 admission. Light breakfast is served at 9:30 am and lectures begin at 10am and end by 12 noon. March 30, 2019 – Barcode Long Island – Exploring Biodiversity in a […]
If you or someone you know is a Biology or Earth and Environmental Sciences major with financial need – there is an opportunity to become an ASPIRE scholar! A: Academic support S: Scholarships for 4-years P: Professional mentoring I: Internship opportunities R: Research early immersion E: Enrichment activities Prepare for employment and/or graduate studies in a science-related field. For […]
Long Island STEM Hub Hosts Career Conversations Event Connecting Academia and Industry with Middle and High School Students The Long Island STEM Hub hosted a regional conference to help parents better guide their child in making informed educational and career choices. Career Conversations took place on October 24, 2018 with more than 28 exhibitors and over […]
Dr. Sylvia Earle will be at Molloy College on Wednesday, May 22, 2019 for a free event! All high school students are encouraged and welcome to attend. To register, please go to: http://connect.molloy.edu/womeninscience The event will be in the Madison Theatre at Molloy College from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. We hope you can come!
Coastal Steward Long Island is hosting a great event! The Youth Ocean Conservation Summit at Wertheim National Wildlife Refuge on Saturday, November 10th. Students attending the summit will be able to listen to speakers focused on ocean conservation topics providing ideas for both science projects and stewardship projects that will aid in efforts to conserve […]
Register today! Laurie Carey Consulting is offering FREE workshops and webinars for educators. These events will give you the opportunity to get your CTLE credits. Make sure to sign up today, as spots are very limited!
A Summer of Science: Three SJC Long Island students served internships at Brookhaven National Lab this summer Three students from SJC Long Island participated this summer in the 2018 Science Undergraduate Laboratory Internship (SULI) at Brookhaven National Lab (BNL) in Upton, New York. The internship program — open to college students across the country — […]
TED Talk: Why Wildfires Have Gotten Worse And What We Can Do About It In the US, an area that is larger than the state of Oregon has burned in just the last 10 years. Tens of thousands of homes have been destroyed. What steps can we take to avoid this destruction in the future? […]
LI STEM Hub Feature: Innovate Long Island When it comes to STEM, innovation is at the forefront. That’s why we were excited to be featured in Long Island’s publication, Innovate Long Island. The last time we were featured, the LI STEM Hub was three years old. Now entering our sixth year, we were able to […]