Forensics Science students, Dr David Carter, Director, and Dr Carlos Gutierrez with Forensics Science at Chaminade University and I Am a Scientist visited Ali`iolani Elementary School for their Family Science Night on 9 November. Well-attended, lot’s of energy!
Chaminade University’s IAS is an inaugural member of the Mobile Lab Coalition, a nonprofit organization of mobile and other laboratory-based education programs built on scientist and educator collaborations, and contributed program data for the article.
Jones AL, Stapleton MK (2017) 1.2 million kids and counting—Mobile science laboratories drive student interest in STEM. PLoS Biol 15(5): e2001692.
Chaminade University of Honolulu’s I am a Scientist Mobile STEM Outreach Program is one of three local non-profit organizations selected by the Gift Foundation of Hawaii to receive proceeds from an exclusive annual charity event. This year’s event theme is “Miami Vices & Vixens,” to be held on Saturday, October 21st at The Modern Honolulu.
In addition to IAS STEM, the benefit is for two other wonderful and impactful organizations serving Hawaii’s keiki
- The Alliance for Drama Education (link)
- HUGS for Hawaii’s Seriously Ill Children & Their Families (link)
For more information about the GIFT Foundation or the event, please visit http://giftfoundationofhawaii.org