Videoconference with Space Center Houston about the evolution of Satellites
Potencia-T Graduandos - Design Thinking Workshop
STEM-faculty monthly workshops
Faculty training workshops in STEM
University del valle (UVG) experts in STEM science led training-workshops aimed at developing STEM science active learning activities at UVG. This second series of workshops, lasting three half-days, involved the modeling, analysis and design of teaching strategies used in STEM-classrooms. Workshops were multi-disciplinary involving professors from the faculties of Science and Humanities, Social Sciences and Engineering.
July STEM Program for Teacher Professional Development
Potencia-T Graduandos: STEM Rally
This event took place on July 18th within UVG’s Central Campus. It was a competition for high school teams were they had to solve 12 challenges of different STEM fields. The teams were formed randomly with students from different schools and interests. About 120 students participated in the rally.READ MORE
During the month of August three engineering workshops were offered to high school students. In the Civil Engineering workshop, they learned about structures and types of materials. In the Food Sciences workshop, they learned how to make different types of ice cream and the chemical reactions during the process. The Mechanics engineering workshop introduced them to the engineering design process of building a vehicle. About 60 students participated.
Potencia-T Niñas: Women can change the world
On August 28th Middle and High school girls participated in a conference about gender and career choice. Afterwards they participated in a "world café" and talked with UVG female role models in STEM careers. 58 girls attended to the event.READ MORE