Reef Monitoring Inc., a non-profit corporation made up of several former St. Petersburg College marine biology students and current Clearwater Campus faculty, keeps a close eye on local waters.
SPC’s Bay Pines STEM Center and Dr. Erin Goergen are part of a statewide effort – through work with students, surveys and cleanups – to reduce the impact of marine debris on wildlife habitats.
Inspiring all girls to be strong, smart and bold, Girls Inc has teamed up with the SPC STEM Center to provide a unique opportunity to learn about SPC, STEM careers and the new Center. Each day this week, groups of 18 to 20 girls have been traveling to the Center to participate in scientific learning … Continue reading Girls Inc Summer Camp Visits STEM Center
Camp participants will work with SPC faculty to do physical computing, design devices, and learn coding using MicroBit and Arduino. The camp was founded with the support of Nuts, Bolts & Thingamajigs, The Foundation of the Fabricators & Manufacturers Association, Intl.
Rubik’s cubes, Sudoku, and bingo were the “textbooks” for SPC Downtown’s STEM Bowl, offering students the opportunity to learn more about science, technology, engineering and math career opportunities and college programs all while having fun.
Attend St. Petersburg College’s Science & Math Career Exploration Workshop at the St. Petersburg/Gibbs Campus and learn more about job opportunities and preparation.
In March, the St. Petersburg College Bay Pines STEM Center received a brand new water sampling well that will help the college’s environmental science students practice their skills and monitor the sensitive ecosystem around the STEM Center.
Shirley A. Jackson, George R. Carruthers, Mae Carol Jemison, Euphemia Lofton Hayes, Kelly Miller, and Percy Julian are among those African American History Month heroes honored at a Tarpon Springs Campus display celebrating African American history in February.
The college’s new Bay Pines STEM Center was home to Dr. Erin Goergen’s inaugural STEM by the Bay Conference, held in January. Organizers designed the conference to allow students to meet with STEM professionals and learn how they entered their chosen fields and to get hands-on experience while exploring what areas were a best fit for them.
In collaboration with SPC’s Tampa Bay SEEDs Scholarship Program, the Bay Pines STEM Center is hosting the STEM by the Bay Conference, Workshops, and Service events this January 12, 13, and 15. This free event is open to all SPC students. Registration for this event can be for a single day, or for all three days.