Archive for July, 2013

STEM Spotlight: Roller Coaster Engineer

What is more fun then riding a roller coaster? Ask mechanical engineer Chris Gray and he’d say building one! At Greater Coaster International, Chris applies his creativity and engineering know-how to build exhilarating (and safe!) roller coasters. For more Design Squad Nation go to Learn More About STEM & Cool STEM Careers on

August 2013 E-News: Celebrating Family Fun Month…Science Style!

August is Family Fun Month! As summer vacation is drawing to a close & families are gearing up for another school year, this month is the perfect time to incorporate learning into your family activities. You may think that combining science with anything outside of school sounds like a parental pipe dream, but with a little hands-on […]