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Archive for November, 2015

Tribal Grant Supports STEM Camp

Posted by: | November 30, 2015 | No Comment |

Congratulations to another Oregon Coast STEM Hub partner who has received funds to provide STEM education experiences for students living on the Oregon Coast. From the Oregon Coast Daily News: Siletz Tribal Grant will Help Students Go To Earthquake Camp: The Central Oregon Coast NOW Foundation is excited to announce that it was awarded a […]

under: Article, Award

ROV Displayed at Aquarium

Posted by: | November 19, 2015 | 1 Comment |

Students’ Underwater Robot Returns to Aquarium after Trip Abroad Oregon Coast Aquarium Newport, Oregon—At first glance, a cube of PVC pipe trailed by a string of wires and cables is a puzzling presence for some Oregon Coast Aquarium visitors in the new exhibit, Secrets of Shipwrecks: Part History. Part Mystery. In the exhibit, it represents […]

under: Robotics

S.S. Morning Star Update

Posted by: | November 12, 2015 | No Comment |

The student-built unmanned sailboat S.S. Morning Star has entered new territory! Educational Passages reports that the vessel launched from the University of Washington’s R/V Thompson last August is alive and well just north of Hawaii. This is the furthest west that any of the GPS-equipped 5 foot sailboats in the program has traveled in the Pacific Ocean, […]

under: Student Experiences