Y outh for a stronomy and e ngineering
This presentation is the property of its rightful owner.
Sponsored Links
1 / 8

Y outh for A stronomy and E ngineering PowerPoint PPT Presentation


  • 74 Views
  • Uploaded on
  • Presentation posted in: General

Y outh for A stronomy and E ngineering. Tania Anderson July 16 th 2012.

Download Presentation

Y outh for A stronomy and E ngineering

An Image/Link below is provided (as is) to download presentation

Download Policy: Content on the Website is provided to you AS IS for your information and personal use and may not be sold / licensed / shared on other websites without getting consent from its author.While downloading, if for some reason you are not able to download a presentation, the publisher may have deleted the file from their server.


- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - E N D - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -

Presentation Transcript


Y outh for a stronomy and e ngineering

Youth for Astronomy and Engineering

Tania Anderson

July 16th 2012


Y outh for a stronomy and e ngineering1

YAE reaches out to youth from all walks of life. YAE’s mission is to develop and encourage a supportive environment that will heighten diversity in the astronomical community by increasing awareness to young women, minorities, and those with special needs of career opportunities in the astronomical and engineering field.

Youth for Astronomy and Engineering


Y outh for a stronomy and e ngineering2

Youth for Astronomy and Engineering


Upcoming events

Family Night at the Institute, Guest Speaker Jessica Harris, Friday, July 20th, 6:00 p.m. - 8:00 p.m. - "New Adventures with the James Webb Space Telescope ft. Infrared Camera Demo"Family Night at the Institute, Guest Speaker Dr. Erin Elliot, Friday, August 10th, 6:00 p.m. - 8:00 p.m. - "Building the James Webb Space Telescope“

Fall Astronomy Club Session

Fall Session Meetings Dates

  • Saturday, September 15th (9:00 a.m. - 12 noon)

  • Saturday, October 20th (10:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.)

    (Celebrating Astronomy Day with Harford Astronomical Society)

  • Saturday, November 17th (9:00 a.m. - 12 noon)

    Parent and Daughter Evening Under the Stars, Guest Speaker Dr. Rosa Diaz, Friday, November 2, 2012, 6:00 - 9:00 p.m.

    Parent and Son Evening Under the Stars, Friday, November 9, 2012, 6:00 - 9:00 p.m.

Upcoming Events


Y outh for a stronomy and e ngineering3

Youth for Astronomy and Engineering


Partnerships

YAE has community partnerships with the following organizations:

  • Maryland Science Center

  • Harford Astronomical Society

  • Baltimore's Child Magazines

  • Local Libraries

  • Public Schools through out Maryland

  • Western High School****

  • Girls Scout of America

  • National Girls Collaborative Project

  • Parks and Recreations

  • Mayor's Office YouthWorksProgram

  • My Sister's Circle

Partnerships


H ow you can help

Astronomy Speakers

Engineering Speakers

Telescope Operators

Other Volunteer opportunities are also available

HOW YOU CAN HELP!!!


C ontact i nformation

Tania Anderson

Manager, Youth for Astronomy and Engineering Program

Direct Line: 410-338-4397

Email: [email protected]

Website:

www.stsci.edu/yae

Contact Information


  • Login