News & Public Affairs10/28/13 Janelle Irwin
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The University of Tampa hosted a geek extravaganza this weekend for high school students who build robots. During RoboCon, 50 teams from across the state showcased their engineering skills in what Terri Willingham, the regional director for First Robotics in Central Florida, says is more than just a competition.
“Celebrating science and technology like the way we celebrate sports and entertainment gives kids a reason to feel excited about science and technology.”
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07/21/11 Olivia Kabat
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This week Middle and High School girls are getting a hands-on look at science and engineering in Tampa.
This five-day Minds for Design Girl Scout Camp focuses on science, technology, engineering, and math (STEM). Girls from Middle and High Schools around the Central Florida area are exploring their interests through hands-on activities, lectures, and field trips to the University of South Florida and MOSI. Susan Barnes, Director of Communications with [Girl Scouts of West Central Florida](...Be the first to comment