Monthly Archives: April 2016

Our Congressman Rocks!

    We started Wednesday morning with breakfast at the Cozy Corner Café. And then we went to see Congressman Ruppersberger. We got to take a taxi through really crowded streets! But it was worth it. We felt welcomed–like they … Continue reading

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Not what I expected!

The National Science and Engineering Festival We went to Washington DC for the National Science and Engineering Festival. It was truly amazing. There were probably hundreds of booths that were focused around STEM. I was able to talk to an astronaut … Continue reading

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This science is not fiction!

    National Science and Engineering Festival in Washington, D.C. We talked to an astronaut on board the International Space Station. We really did! Our Boys & Girls Clubs was invited to ask questions of Tim Peake, a British astronaut … Continue reading

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Traveling in style

Being in STEM means we get to do the coolest things! When we went to DC, we were so fortunate to be able stay at such a well known hotel the Marriott Marquis. During our stay we went to dinner at … Continue reading

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Hanging out with our new Girlfriend!

It was crazy! We had so many media interviews! And we met so many cool people! A female astronaut talked to us about team work (and how we do need men to be a part of a team sometimes!) Her … Continue reading

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Science Rules!

One of our chaperones, Ms. Chrisandra had mentioned to Bill Nye to make sure he stopped by our display during the event. When he finally did he was so funny, cool, and interesting. We were so excited to see him! He asked us … Continue reading

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“I never expected her to do STEM!”

It was so unexpected but this was a main highlight of our trip to the White House. I met Yara from the television show “Blackish.” During some down time before our event, we were able to roam around a portion of … Continue reading

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