STEM Camp ISMuL 2011

stemcamplogo_eSTEM CAMP ISMuL had the purpose to motivate 8th and 9th graders, acknowledged in science and mathematics, to find out more about what science, technology, engineering, and mathematics (or STEM) fields can offer them in their future.

Here’s information and pictures on the events of STEM Camp 2011.

June 1, 2011 – Camp begins: Exoplanets and Aerospace Education

  • Exoplanets – Professor Abel Mendez
  • 1st AEL Workshop (Aerospace Education) – Dr. Guillermo Nery

June 2, 2011 – Fractals and Aerospace Education

  • FractalsProfessor José F. Candelaria
  • 2nd AEL Workshop – Dr. Guillermo Nery

June 3, 2011 – Preparation and rocket flying techniques, Techniques on Power Point and Excel

  • Digna I. Rivera and Lisandra De Jesús

June 6, 2011 – Introduction to Robotics

  • Dr. Eliana Valenzuela-Andrade

June 7, 2011 – Chemistry experiments with household items, performed at our Chemistry Lab

  • Prof. Vanessa Montalvo
  • Prof. Doris Ferrer

June 8, 2011 – Geology

  • Prof. Ángel Acosta

9 de junio de 2011 – Robotics

  • Dr. Eliana Valenzuela-Andrade
  • Sr. Jesús Hernández

June, 10 2011 – Field Trip to “Cueva del Agua” (Water Cave)

  • Prof. Ángel Acosta

June 13, 2011 – Celestial Sphere and The Planisphere

  • Prof. Neftalí S. Rivera

June 14, 2011 – Telescopes and Astronomical Cameras

  • Prof. Neftalí S. Rivera

June 15, 2011 – Trip to the Planetarium (UPR Mayagüez)

  • Prof. Neftalí S. Rivera

June 16, 2011 – Trip to the Arecibo Observator

  • Prof. Neftalí S. Rivera

June 17, 2011 – Engineering Activity (Construction and flight of a rocket) and Closure

  • Eng. Hirohito Torres