Photo provided by Teknova.

Science

Teknova hosts tech and science fair

Schoolchildren visit presentations on DNA extraction, bacterial growth, fire and more.

Keynote speaker Corinne Warnshuis, executive director of national nonprofit Girl Develop It. Photo provided by Community Foundation for San Benito County.

Women’s Fund hosts upcoming STEM event

April 23 event to highlight STEM education for women. Keynote speaker is Corinne Warnshuis of national nonprofit Girl Develop It.

Students waiting for the winners to be called at the March 21 STEAM Fair. Photo by Carmel de Bertaut.

Science

STEAM Fair connects students with science and art

San Benito County Office of Education hosts showcase of exhibits and demonstrations from grades four through eight.

Photo courtesy of Pixabay.

Agriculture

Gavilan STEM student studies threats to Monarch Butterfly

From 1994 to 2018, the monarch butterfly population has declined by more than 80 percent. Gavilan College students research the causes alongside San Jose State University professors.

The classroom will be used by students in TK to fifth grade.

Children and Youth

Cerra Vista unveils new STEAM Lab

The lab will be used for a variety of subjects by students in transitional kindergarten through fifth grade

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Schools & Education

UPDATED: Gavilan College awarded third consecutive federal STEM grant

$4.7 million grant will help fund student internships, expansion of a math lab and programs to help students transfer to four-year schools

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Government / Politics

Farr announces grants to aid STEM programs at junior colleges

Gavilan College will receive $947,491 each year for five years

STEM students present their research

Schools & Education

Science Symposium highlights Gavilan College student research

Nineteen Gavilan College STEM summer interns presented their science findings during the college's eighth annual science symposium