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Sharing The Love: HMNS Outreach fan mail shows kids and teachers agree, hands-on science is FUNdamental
August 12, 2014 · Be The First To Comment

Even with a brand new school year just around the corner, students, teachers, and parents alike are still raving about last year’s HMNS Outreach programs. During the 2013-14 school calendar, HMNS Outreach conducted about 500 presentations, helping foster a love of learning and science in thousands of children. But you don’t have to take our word […]

STEM & GEMS: Insects and plants fascinate “bug nerd” Lauren Williamson
March 28, 2014 · Be The First To Comment

Editor’s Note: As part of our annual GEMS (Girls Exploring Math and Science) program we conduct interviews with women who have pursued careers in science, technology, engineering, or math. This week, we’re featuring Lauren Williamson, Entomologist in the Cockrell Butterfly Center.  HMNS: How old were you when you first became interested in science? Williamson: Ever […]

STEM & GEMS, Part III: Air Liquide’s Megan Morrison has always wanted to defy the laws of physics
February 3, 2014 · Be The First To Comment

Editor’s Note: In anticipation of our upcoming GEMS (Girls Exploring Math and Science) event on Feb. 8, we interviewed several women who have pursued careers in science, technology, engineering, or math. So far, we’ve interviewed Air Liquide’s Victoria Rockwell and HMNS’ Celeste Poorte.This week, we’re featuring Megan Morrison, a Biological Engineer at Air Liquide. HMNS: How old […]

STEM & GEMS, Part II: The science of raising butterflies is Celeste Poorte’s specialty
January 27, 2014 · Be The First To Comment

Editor’s Note: In anticipation of our upcoming GEMS (Girls Exploring Math and Science) event on Feb. 8, we interviewed several women who have pursued careers in science, technology, engineering, or math. Last week, we interviewed Air Liquide’s Victoria Rockwell. This week we’re featuring Celeste Poorte, Butterfly Rearing Coordinator at the Cockrell Butterfly Center at the […]



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