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Sciencepalooza

What is it? Sciencepalooza is a one-day event held every spring at the St. George Recreation Center. Families are invited to participate in fun, hands-on STEM activities. How to participate? The event is usually held the second Saturday of April. There is a $5 fee for children, which includes a t-shirt, drawstring bag, and projects. […]

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micro:bit Club

What it is The BBC micro:bit is a micro-computer that uses drag and drop programming to help students create innovative projects. The micro:bit club at Dixie State University meets for three five-week sessions each year at the Atwood Innovation Plaza Makerspace. What We Do Micro:bit Club gives students an introduction to physical computing. Students experiment […]

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Biology Speaker giving demostration to students with a skeleton

SUU PREP

What we do SUU PREP is a FREE academic summer program that provides three summers of rigorous academic instruction, educational hands-on projects, challenging classwork assignments, and daily career awareness for 7th, 8th, and 9th grade students who have an interest and aptitude in Science, Technology, Engineering, and/or Mathematics fields. SUU PREP strives to provide opportunities […]

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DIXIE PREP

What We Do Dixie PREP Dixie PREP provides three summers of rigorous academic instruction, educational hands-on projects, challenging homework assignments, and daily career awareness for 7th, 8th, and 9th grade students who have an interest and aptitude in Science, Technology, Engineering, and/or Mathematics fields. Dixie PREP strives to provide opportunities for underrepresented and first generation […]

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SOUTHERN UTAH CODE CAMP

What We Do Code Camp is a programming, design and entrepreneurship contest all rolled up into a ridiculously compressed 24-hour event each November. It’s crazy fun! Teams ranging in size from one to four participants compete against other teams to build the best web or mobile app. Website: southernutahcodecamp.com/

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FIRST® Programs

What We Do The mission of FIRST® is to inspire young people to be science and technology leaders and innovators, by engaging them in exciting mentor-based programs that build science, engineering, and technology skills, that inspire innovation, and that foster well-rounded life capabilities including self-confidence, communication, and leadership. Tomorrow’s innovators practice imaginative thinking and teamwork. FIRST participation is […]

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Students Participating in CODECHANGERS

CODECHANGERS

What we do CODECHANGERS offers a unique technology education experience with an online, self-paced program, after-school classes, and camps that is easy to use and carefully mixed with hands-on activities designed to help inspire creativity and connection to real-world projects. Learn to create your world with technology! Ages 8-18. Summer 2019 Schedule Dixie State University […]

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Students participating in Girls Go Digital

GIRLS GO DIGITAL

What it is GIRLS GO DIGITAL is a computer science and technology camp that began in 2013 at Dixie State University for girls ages 8-18. In 2013, six girls attended the inaugural camp. Since that time Girls Go Digital has presented in Utah, Arizona, Vermont, Rhode Island, Vermont, Japan and Costa Rica. What we do […]

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