Volunteer with me at STEMFEST


STEMFEST: Opportunity Knocks is a Free, family event designed to evoke interest and create new avenues of opportunity for youth interested in science technologies.
Join the San Diego Futures Foundation (SDFF), Copley-Price Family YMCA, and up to 45 exhibitors for a STEM-centric day. Bring the whole family and learn about all things STEM: Science, Technology, Engineering, and Math.

STEMFEST: Opportunity is Knocking
sdfutures.org/stemfest


Click Here to Register to Volunteer with me!

For more information or to attend: www.sdfutures.org/stemfest

  • Experience and embrace STEM fields
  • Engage with industry leaders
  • Discover volunteer and future job opportunities
  • Meet with potential mentors and network with like-minded peers
  • Plug-in to the San Diego Stem Ecosystem
  • Sign up for workshops

Treobytes STEAM Camp and Projects

www.treobytes.com

Mesa College is looking for those students who are craving more in the area of STEAM.  We’ve partnered with Treobytes -A kids Technology Hub on two upcoming camps. 

STEAM Special Projects
Dates: April 6 and April 13th, 2019
Time: 9 am- 12 pm
Location: San Diego Mesa College

The first is really focused on testing prototypes and understanding the design process.  The Special Projects camp is really a great option for the kids that crave more than the usual student. They will work along the side of current STEM college students.  This camp will be challenging no matter the base knowledge level of the students.  Students will participate and provide key insights and prototype refinements.

STEAM StartUP Summer Camp
Dates: June 24th- July 19, 2019 (Weekly options)
Time: 9 am- 3 pm (extended hours offered)
Location: San Diego Mesa College

Our second camp is for all students with creative ideas ready to develop and put into action.  The days will be filled with project-based STEAM activities with a week end culminating competition and presentations.  We’re also incorporating core math and literacy daily to address summer learning loss.  Campers will be simulate and participate in the actual “work day” of professionals in the STEAM fields.  We will have mentors and guest speakers including current college students, university and college administrators and industry professional who will share their career and pathways stories.

Keynote Speaker @ DREAMbuilders Fundraising Brunch

TRIBUTE BRUNCH TO ENGINEERING PROFESSIONALS
Special Presenter: Jasmine L. Sadler (Aerospace Engineer)

YOU ARE INVITED to DREAMbuilders Youth Mentoring Network’s March 10 Sunday Jazz and Gospel Brunch Live Event Fundraiser Event!

Vendors | Prizes | Networking | Presentations

This social networking event is dedicated to assist young people (ages 10 – 25) to explore career/business industries and meet the professionals representing those industries as they learn how to “navigate” towards personal and professional growth.

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Event Details:
Castaneda Mexican Restaurant
(Jacob Center’s MarketCreek Plaza – Formerly Felix BBQ with Soul)
345 Euclid Avenue
San Diego, CA 92104
Time: 12pm – 4pm
*Come anytime. Food buffet served all day.*

CLICK LINK TO PURCHASE TICKETS: Adult ticket- $25, Youth ticket – $10

For questions: Call Ramona S. Jones 619-889-6718

To learn more about DREAMbuilders’ Driven 2 Win READ2WIN Campaign Challenge:
Watch the “IAMDRIVEN 2WIN” YouTube Channel

The Largest STEM Festival in San Diego!

What an honor it was to lead a Fireside Chat with the League of Extraordinary Scientists and Engineers as a part of EXPO Day during the San Diego Festival of Science and Engineering for the Second Year!

Thanks to my Friends and Collabors who were also able to attend my Chat “In a visually unbalanced career field, Jasmine artistically engineers a new perspective on diversity.”

Eternally grateful for Jeane and the team at LXS and the ongoing “Science-ing” opportunities to meet the coolest nerds I’ve ever met!

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Baseball Hack Day – Participants and Volunteers Needed!

Are you a baseball fanatic or techie looking for an opportunity to demonstrate your skills? Then you are in for a real treat as Baseball Hack Day (BHD) gears up for their 7th year! On Saturday March 9th, creative minds come together and see what cool projects can be created within a limited time.The project could be (but is not limited to) a tool, simple web app, mobile app, website, or data visualization. There is no cost to attend and participate in the event, but there are limited spots available, so we encourage you to book early!

http://www.baseballhackday.com/sandiego/

The full-day phenomenon will include breakfast, lunch and a bevy of snacks. We will also end with an award ceremony to present the winning project. Designers, developers, statisticians, marketers, and baseball enthusiasts alike are welcome!

For more information:
www.baseballhackday.com or Facebook
Register on Eventbrite!

Not sure how to code? Come learn some tips at the event on 2/27 at the Comic-Con Museum! Intuit will host a workshop in partnership with BIT & NSBE Demystifying a Hackathon: A closer look into Open Source.

For Volunteers: Please sign up by clicking here! or directly call (323)788-9755. Intuit requires a mandatory, 30-minute onboarding volunteer training coordinated by the Intuit Black Employee Resource Group.

Enthusiastic Volunteers Needed!

Hands-On Technology Education (HOTE) will have a significant presence at the 2019 Petco Park Science & Engineering Festival (Saturday, 3/2/19) and we are looking for enthusiastic volunteers to help us interact and demo STEAM education activities to kids ages 7 – 13!
Please Click this link to the full request for Volunteers!

To participate, please contact Dr. Korey Sewell (ksewell@hands-on-mobile.com) with your name, affiliation (school/company), contact info, preferred shift times … and of course, shirt size 🙂

All volunteers participating should be prepared to commit to at least one 2-hour,shift during the event. A Pre-EXPO Staff/Volunteer Training & Mixer will be held on Friday, 3/1/19 from 6:15pm-8:15pm at Dave & Buster’s (Mission Valley). We will go over the EXPO day logistics, demo some of our activities and fellowship with other HOTE staff & volunteers. Appetizers & Refreshments will be served!

By the way, HOTE is HIRING!! This volunteer event is a GREAT opportunity for students or people looking for a summer camp job at Tech Camp. You’ll meet the people hiring you at the event and could set yourself up for summer! Here are the job postings that I would love to hire for:

Links to STEM Applications Open

Calling all future scientists and engineers!

If you want to program robotics and learn more about science, technology, engineering and math (STEM), the San Diego Links to STEM program is an amazing opportunity for you! An application for new students can be obtained by clicking THIS LINK. Links to STEM is seeking a class of 30 diverse students. New students must be in the 4th or 5th grade during the 2019 ‐ 2020 academic year to be eligible to apply.


The total cost to participate in this program is $30 per child.
This wonderful program includes a one day mini‐computer
programming camp, a one week science summer camp,
and STEM workshops held from 9 am to noon on the first
and third Saturdays beginning in September 2019.


Interviews for prospective new students will take place on April 6,2019 immediately following the culminating event at 9:00 am in the auditorium at the Elementary Institute of Science.  
For further questions, please call (619) 236‐9600 or email vturner@wpkt.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.