Category Archives: Destination: DC!

9 Club Members Witness a New STEM Initiative

Featured Image: Official White House Photo by Shealah Craighead In late September, President Donald Trump signed a new initiative that provides greater funding to STEM and Computer Science in schools. We had the privilege to send 9 of our most promising … Continue reading

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All in the Family!

When our Harford BGC teams arrived on APG to compete in the Junior Solar Sprint event last spring, the organizers asked if we would be able to accommodate Destani, a Club member from the Cecil County Boys & Girls Clubs. … Continue reading

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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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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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