Black Forward with WeWork


I am looking forward to being a panelist for Black Forward at the new and beautiful WeWork campus in East Village, Downtown, San Diego.
Join WeWork in celebrating Black History Month with good food and even greater company! We hope to inspire, connect, and entertain through engaging conversation and performance. This event will be open to the entire San Diego community so we hope to see you there!

Black Forward
Thursday, February 21, 2019, 4:00-6:00pm
WeWork 600 B Street, Suite 300, San Diego, CA 92101

https://blackforward.splashthat.com/

Hands-On Technology Adventure Camp Registration Open!

One of our favorite Collabors, Hands-On Technology, has just announced their registration is now open for their 2019 Technology Adventure Camp schedule & locations


 
This year’s camp features themed weeks in today’s most interesting technology trends (e.g. Virtual Reality!) as well as expanded core curriculum levels that will allow us to engage, inspire, and empower campers in age ranges from 7 to 13!
 
Camp registration opens up TODAY Friday, 2/8/19 on techadventurecamp.com.
 
Thanks for all of your interest in Hands-On Technology events and we hope to see you at a Technology Adventure Camp this summer!

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Black History in Motion

The STEAM Collaborative is so excited to be a sponsor, and have our founder Jasmine L. Sadler as the Co-Chair for the Black History in Motion Celebration with the City of San Diego Black Employees Association!

RSVP to stay connected

The focus of of this celebration is Past and Present San Diego Black History shown through an exhibit of artifacts, black-owned business owners, a presentation by elected officials, and a drum ceremony.

Please come out and attend this family-friendly event. The San Diego City Black Employees Association, in collaboration with Friends of African American Employee Resource Groups, will be hosting a Black History in Motion celebration to commemorate Black History’s forward progress throughout the City of San Diego.

Theme: Black History in Motion
Host:  San Diego City Black Employees Association
Address: San Diego City Hall, 202 C St, San Diego, CA 92101, USA
Date: Friday, February 15, 2019
Time: 4:00pm – 6:00pm (Doors open at 3:30pm)


“There has always been a rich and deep African American background here in downtown San Diego. It was known as the Harlem of the West in the 1920s through 1940s.”

A HUGE thank you to the amazing planning team!

Design Your Dream (Girls) School

Sisu Academy is a new  free private high school for girls in San Diego.  We are launching our school design cohort Feb 11 from Malcolm X Library. We have two community events going on that we are spreading around town to invite girls and their families to help co-design the school.

The design events will be held at Malcolm X Library in Southeast (1/23) and Oceanside Library (1/25).  Please RSVP at https://www.eventbrite.com/o/sisu-academy-18470316461

What is Sisu?  “Sisu”: The Finnish concept for stoic determination, grit, bravery, resilience, and hardiness.
​Sisu Academy is the first all-girls tuition-free, boarding high school, with an embedded incubator fueled by entrepreneurs and seed capital creating an immersive learning environment that funds all operational costs. We are a 501(c)(3) non-profit for public good.

San Diego Woman of Distinction

I am so excited to be recognized as a Woman of Distinction with San Diego Woman Magazine.  Thank you so much for your continued, growing partnership with the business school that is More Than The Bottom Line, Point Loma Nazarene University!

Please check out the Jasmine L. Sadler spread on page 20-21, and all of the other Woman of Distinction with whom I share this Holiday Edition of San Diego Woman.  I’d like to especially recognize Judith A. Habert and Dawn Nicoli for your professionalism and an enjoyable experience.  Leave a comment, sponsor, and share this awesome work!

Robotics STEM Volunteers Needed

We are so excited to be a Creative Mentor for the lilSTAR Winter Robotics Program with Camille Eddy.  @theSTEAMcollab facilitated the collab  between Spurgeon Thomas of lilSTAR and Tom Lupfer of Clarity Design.

The registration is closed for students, but we still need technical volunteers to assist the students with building and designing the robots.  The Robotics Program will take place on the campus of University of San Diego on Saturday, 12/15/18 and mentors are needed any time between 10am-5pm.  If you are interested or know someone who may be, please share and complete the registration at: https://lilstar.org/2018-winter-robotics-program/

Best wishes to lilSTAR for a successful event and all you continue to do to change the students lives in Southeastern San Diego!

52 Weeks of Science Clairemont – Career Showcase

Dear Colleagues,

The end of the first year celebration event for the 52 Weeks of Science in Clairemont/Linda Vista will take place on:

Sunday, October 14, 2018
10 a.m.–1 p.m.

Madison High School Gymnasium
4833 Doliva Dr., San Diego, CA 92117

52 Weeks of Science Clairemont is turning ONE! Join us for celebration with hands-on science activities, a local STEM career showcase and an unforgettable performance from the Fleet Science Center’s Don’t Try This at Home! show. Bring out the whole family and Discover Science Here!

If you would like to and are able, please sign up to have an activity or to be part of the STEM Career Showcase where students can walk up to your table and have a casual conversation about your career and the pathway you took to get there. Please fill out the event sign-up form and you will get information, including all of the logistical details.