Student Spotlight: Danielle Weldon Goes to NASA

By Jacob Adams, Staff Writer Community College Aerospace Scholars (NCAS), a NASA program, gives community college students an opportunity to participate in a three day engineering workshop held on NASA grounds after completing a five-week online course. PPCC student, Danielle Weldon, successfully completed the online course and was selected to participate in a workshop at …
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New STEM Club Launches with Explosive Guest Speaker

By Travis Boren, reporter The newly bonded STEM (Science Technology Engineering and Mathematics) club is a recent addition to the PPCC extracurricular lineup, previously existing as the Mathematics club. The club is driven by student club officers Anna Christiansen and Alondra Hauser. Christiansen summarized the mission of the STEM club with three words: mentor, network, …
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Tech. Writing Students Inspire Kids with Science

By PPCC Students in Lynnane George’s English 131 Class October 14 was a great day for kids and science, as English 131 Technical Writing students got out into the community for the Cool Science Carnival Day to inspire kids with experiments designed to pique kids’ interest in the Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics (STEM) fields. …
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