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nuSTEM Newsletter 17 (8/28 – 9/...

Welcome to Newsletter 17! >>Click Here for this week’s Newsletter<< In our newsletter you will be introduced to a STEM topic and find a related-activity to work on during the week (please share your results with us!), as well as extensions to additional learning or games related to the field. In addition, you will find […]

nuSTEM Newsletter 16 (8/21 – 8/...

Welcome to Newsletter 16! >>Click Here for this week’s Newsletter<< In our newsletter you will be introduced to a STEM topic and find a related-activity to work on during the week (please share your results with us!), as well as extensions to additional learning or games related to the field. In addition, you will find […]

nuSTEM Newsletter 15 (8/14 – 8/...

Welcome to Newsletter 15! >>Click Here for this week’s Newsletter<< In our newsletter you will be introduced to a STEM topic and find a related-activity to work on during the week (please share your results with us!), as well as extensions to additional learning or games related to the field. In addition, you will find […]

Young Scholars Program: End of 2020 P...

Young Scholars Program: End of 2020 Program

Thursday, July 30th marked the end of the 2020 Young Scholars Program. Eighteen students presented their five weeks of virtual research to an audience of family, friends, and faculty through a Zoom call. Nine student pairs worked respectively in designed research areas such as chemical engineering, pharmacy, bioengineering, computer science, and civil and environmental engineering. […]

nuSTEM Newsletter 14 (8/7 – 8/1...

Welcome to Week 14! >>Click Here for this week’s Funletter<< Sorry about the delay in Newsletters – I was focused on wrapping up this summer’s Young Scholars Program. Check our their final projects here. This week is another funletter – all about fun and games! Written by our work study Sakura, this newsletter focuses on […]

2020 Young Scholars Program – W...

With the conclusion of the program quickly approaching, the Young Scholars have begun wrapping up their research projects. With the guidance of Mark Casto, a science and engineering teacher at Amesbury High School, the students have been making strides in the creation of their posters to present their research. Students will have the opportunity to […]

nuSTEM Newsletter 13 (7/17 – 7/...

Welcome to Week 13! >>Click Here for this week’s Newsletter<< In our newsletter you will be introduced to a STEM topic and find a related-activity to work on during the week (please share your results with us!), as well as extensions to additional learning or games related to the field. In addition, you will find […]

2020 Young Scholars Program – C...

Week three of the Young Scholars Program marks the halfway point for our high school researchers. On Monday, July, 13th, the YSP students participated in a Co-op/STEM Panel with four Northeastern students: Colin Bergmann, Nathalie Leger, Nithila Raman, and Fatemah Mukadum. Colin Bergmann is a recent Northeastern graduate, receiving a Bachelor’s Degree in Environmental Engineering. […]

2020 Young Scholars Program – Y...

Last week, students had the opportunity to meet two Young Scholars Program alumni, Natasha Fedan ’04 and Andre Gonzaga ’14. After completing YSP, Natasha Fedan went on to receive a Masters degree in Biology at Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute and is now working with the Naval Surface Welfare Center in Dahlgren, Virginia. Andre Gonzaga studied computer […]

A summer of virtual exploration and d...

This summer is a bit different at Northeastern University for the students selected to participate in the Young Scholar’s program. Selected students are participating in a fully virtual experience, working in teams with their mentors defining research goals, learning new software, beginning to learn experimental procedures and techniques, and so on. 18 students were accepted […]

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