WAM

WAM Calendar 2014-2015

Sept Oct Nov Dec Jan Feb Mar Apr May June

September

15th

Mentor Applications Due!

30th

Mentee Applications Due!

Fill out an Application!

October

November

15th

8-11am

Mentor Orientation!

Mary Townes Science Complex, 1800 Concord St., Durham 27707 (campus_map #38)

2013 Program

December

January

8th

6-7:45pm

Kickoff Night

DPS Staff Development Center, 2107 Hillandale Rd, Durham 27705

31st

8:30-11:45am

North Carolina School of Science and Math

Tour NCSSM, talk with students, and do an activity.

February

6th

Registration for MLB Day

Mentors please make sure your mentees are registered for MLB day and your names and t-shirts sizes are sent to Dr. Smith!

12th

3pm-5pm

Environmental Protection Agency

Learn about air, climate, and energy. Build sensors to measure particles in the air, play an interactive hands-on energy game, and talk with women scientists and engineers.

20th

3:30-5pm

NCSU College of Veterinary Medicine Tour

Private tour of the Veterinary school. Must wear closed toe shoes.

21st

10am-2:30pm

IBM Lego Robotics and Alice 3D Programming

Understand the parts inside of a computer. Use Lego Robotics kits to build and program a robot. Learn about Alice 3D Programming. Lunch provided.

March

2nd

4-5pm

Duke University Science Research Lab Tour

This tour includes looking at cells under a microscope, 1-2 science demonstrations, and an opportunity to discuss graduate school or careers as scientists.

13th

8:30am-2pm

Majorie Lee Browne Day

NCCU Mary Townes Science Complex, 1800 Concord St., Durham 27707 (campus_map #38)

15th

Summer Scholarship Applications Due!

  • Recommended Summer Program List is a list compiled by WAM of programs suitable for scholarships. Other STEM summer programs will be accepted as well. If you find a program you want to attend that's not on this list, ask and we will tell you if you can receive a scholarship from WAM for your chosen program.
  • Letter to Parents is the letter parents should receive about how to apply for summer programs and receive scholarships.
  • Application!

24th

3:30-5pm

NCSU College of Veterinary Medicine Tour

Private tour of the Veterinary school. Must wear closed toe shoes.

April

6th

4-5pm

Duke Children's Center

Meet with a female pediatrician or female scientists. Tour the Children's Health Center.

8th

3:30-4:30pm

Chief Medical Examiner's Office, Raleigh

If you're a CSI fan or interested in forensic medicine, this may be the field trip for you.

15th

3:30-4:30pm

Chief Medical Examiner's Office, Raleigh

If you're a CSI fan or interested in forensic medicine, this may be the field trip for you.

23rd

4-5pm

Duke Children's Center

Meet with a female pediatrician or female scientists. Tour the Children's Health Center.

29th

3:30-5pm

NCSU College of Veterinary Medicine Tour

Private tour of the Veterinary school. Must wear closed toe shoes.

30th

3:30-5pm

BRITE at NCCU

Perform a hands on science related activity using primary tools leveraged by biotechnologists.

May

20th

M3 Dinner

DPS Staff Development Center, 2107 Hillandale Rd, Durham 27705

Letter to Parents

June