Dr. Lara Perez-Felkner

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STEM Links

Accessible activities, camps, opportunities

STEM for kids! Things you can try at home

Sites, programs, and MOOCs teaching coding for free

STEM summer camps near you – often low-cost and/or offering financial aid

SciGirls camps, shows, site for middle and high school girls

Movies about science and scientists, with diverse scientists – not a complete list!

Big Hero 6 – animated film about making robots, engineering, university-based

Contact – female SETI scientist as lead

Gravity – biomedical engineer as space super heroine

Hidden Figures – historical biopic about ‘hidden’ role of black female mathematicians and scientists in space program, computing field

The Martian – computer science, chemistry, engineering, physics, and more

Please send more suggestions my way! Happy to share and post.

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Image source: http://www.kalambakal.com/2017/01/09/hidden-figures-taken-personally/


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