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February 2015 STEM Newsletter  Summer Internships, Mentoring, K-12 Outreach update, ViaSat Speakers coming soon...and more!
Join us for Spring 2015 Special Events:
Student Research Symposium / CSUSM FAFSA Workshop /   Summer Research Opportunitites / Bridges Student Research Symposium
and much more!
All events are free and open to all Palomar College Students!

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The Transition From College
to the Professional Work Environment

Thursday Feb. 26th, 2:00p-3:00p 
Palomar College Planetarium

Join us for a forum to hear from 3 ViaSat engineers!
ViaSat is a wireless networking and services company that is the number one high-tech employer in North County San Diego. ViaSat develops creative ways to connect people to today‚Äôs new  applications for fast, secure, and efficient communications to virtually any location.

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Stem speaker series: engineering your future

STEM Guest Speaker Series:
"Seeing is Believing: Leopard Seal Behavior"
Doug Krause, NOAA Fisheries Research Biologist,
Scripps Institution of Oceanography

Monday March 9
4:00-5:00 pm in NS-140
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Summer Research Opportunities
Wednesday March 11
1pm-3pm in NS-136

Summer internships are both a great networking opportunity and a way to gain experience in your field of study. Come and learn about internship opportunities and tips about submitting successful applications.

CSUSM Presents
Super STEM Saturday

Saturday, March 14, 2015

Explore interactive demonstrations and hands-on science activities, including rocket launches, build-a-robot stations, model displays, scientist chats, and an obstacle course.  This event is free and open to the public.
Complimentary parking available in Lot F
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Palomar College
Accelerated Mathematics Programs
Check this Fact Sheet to see what might work for you!
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Teaching & Learning Center Spring 2015 Workshops
Each workshop is focused on specific skills, techniques, and tips to enhance academic success! 
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Applying for Scholarships  /  Time Management  /  Note-taking  /  Study Strategies  /  Resume Writing  /  Reading Science Textbooks  /  How to Choose a Career  /  Finals Preparation  /  Math Success  /  Reducing Anxiety /  FAFSA  /  UC & CSU Transfer  / Motivation and Goal Setting  /  Financial Aid  /  Bugeting 101

STEM Career News
STEM Innovations

STEM Speakers on Video

  • Dr. Kerry Key  From RB to Palomar to UC San Diego and Scripps: My Life as a Research Geophysicist Monday Oct. 13, 2014  Click here to watch Dr. Key's presentation.
    Dr. Kerry Key is an Associate Professor at the Institute of Geophysics and Planetary Physics at Scripps Institution of Oceanography, UC San Diego. Dr. Key is recognized for his contributions in the field of geophysics. He has been on more than 30 seagoing scientific expeditions that have led to a wide variety of new discoveries, including magmatic processes beneath a mid-ocean ridge volcano. Dr. Key also teaches courses in Earth Sciences and geophysics at UC San Diego.

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