Tech and STEM Labs

Below you will find hands-on activities related to the topics presented at Bite of Science in the areas of Technology, Insights into STEM, and Student Engagement and Opportunities
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TECHNOLOGY
Raytheon Global Training Solutions - Julie A. Kent, Senior Systems Engineer, Raytheon; February 28, 2018 - Orlando, FL
IoEnergy: The Internet of Efficiency - Danny Krueger, CEO, IoEnergy, Inc.; October 12, 2017 - Moss Landing, CA
20 Years of Verizon Communication Advancements - William T. Lee, III, Manager, Network Engineering and Operations, Verizon Communications; March 16, 2017 - Manassas, VA
Technology and Coding Opens Doors - Curtis Jordan, Lead Security Engineer, TruSTAR Technology; October 20, 2016 - Arlington, VA
Cybersecurity - Owen Redwood, Cyber Security Expert, Codecraft Lab Cyber Team; March 1, 2016 - Melbourne, FL
Telos Corporation and Cybersecurity - Mr. Richard Robinson, Director of Innovation and Chief Technology Officer, Telos Corporation; February 10, 2016 - Front Royal, VA
How the Internet Works - Mr. David Krauss, Packet Network Architect, Ciena Corporation; December 3, 2015 - Baltimore, MD
Basic Email and Web Security - Dan Hegglin, Security Officer, Cisco Systems; September 15, 2015 - San Jose, CA
Robotic Surgery Simulation - Alyssa Tanaka, Research Scientist, Florida Hospital Nicholson Center; March 12th 2015 - Orlando, FL
Metrology and 3D Modeling - Brad Medlin, Metrologist and 3D Modeler, Oconee Nuclear Station, Duke Energy Corporation; October 20, 2014 - Clemson, SC
Augmented Reality, Innovation in Business - Patrick Ryan, Manager Engineering, Augmented Reality, Newport News Shipbuilding, October 2, 2014 - Norfolk, VA

STEM INSIGHTS
Training Students for the Data Economy - Mark Moyou, Ph.D., Alstom; February 27, 2018 - Melbourne, FL
Jabil Engineered Solutions Group - April Butterfield, Vice President of Engineering, Jabil; February 26, 2018 - Tampa, FL
US Patent and Trademark Office - What are Patents and Trademarks? - John Cabeca, Director, Silicon Valley United States Patent and Trademark Office; September 29, 2016 - Fremont, CA
A Taste of Engineering - Dr. Kyle G. Gipson, Ph.D., Assistant Professor, Department of Engineering, College of Integrated Science & Engineering, James Madison University; November 11, 2015 - Harrisonburg, VA
The Arc of a Scientist - Dr. Douglas Himberger, SVP and Research Director (retired), NORC at the University of Chicago  & Adjunct Faculty at PVCC; October 21, 2015 - Richmond, VA
  -  Choosing a Career - Bureau of Labor Statistics
  -  Steps on a Path (pdf)
Analyzing Scientific Articles and Thinking Critically - Dr. Scott Rifkin, Assistant Professor, Section of Ecology, Behavior, and Evolution, Division of Biological Sciences, University of California San Diego; January 29, 2015 - San Diego, CA

STUDENT ENGAGEMENT
Advanced Manufacturing Technology - Maurice Salazar, Skilled Group Leader, TOYOTA Motor Manufacturing Texas, Inc.; March 27, 2018 - San Antonio, TX
Bringing Science to Life - Dr. Michelle Waddell, Assistant Professor, Department of Chemistry, Hampton University; October 25, 2017 - Hampton, VA
Science Communication: Opportunities for learning from the review process - Dr. Ana Almeida, Assistant Professor of Molecular Biologuy, California State University East Bay; October 10, 2017 - Hayward, CA
Project Based Learning, Real World Applications - Will Soyars, Associate Director SoVA CME & Kevin Chrystie, Associate Director R&D CAMEE, Southern Virginia Higher Education Center; September 13, 2017 - Danville, VA
What Makes it Work? Motivating Students to Think About STEM - Thomas F. Tainer, Technology Executive, TMEIC Corporation; February 15, 2017 - Roanoke, VA
STEM Challenges - Dr. Michael Chorney, Professor of Biology and Chair, Biology and Science Program, Penn State Harrisburg & Rachel Baliira, General Biology Degree Candidate Biology and Science Program, Penn State Harrisburg; November 1, 2016 - Harrisburg, PA