STEMATIX, Issue 3

April 30, 201849ers STEM Leadership Institute

STEMATIX, a completely student-run and student-written magazine, has produced its third issue with articles from 49ers SLI middle and high school students. This issue’s theme centers around flight and space travel. In addition, the STEMATIX team is thrilled to announce that they are now collaborating with Stanford Sciences Penpals program!  Stanford Science Penpals has graciously agreed to … Read More

Levi’s Stadium 49ers SLI Career Day

April 24, 201849ers STEM Leadership Institute

This April, all 49ers STEM Leadership Institute students from both middle and high school were invited to attend a one-of-a-kind Career Day at Levi’s Stadium. The 49ers EDU team arranged this day-long event, tailoring it specifically for SLI students’ passions and career goals. In December, students filled out surveys, describing their interests, their possible future plans, … Read More

49ers SLI Students Receive Awards for Synopsys Projects

April 12, 201849ers STEM Leadership Institute

A highly selective regional science fair with strict research requirements, Synopsys Championship hosts participants from all over the Bay Area every year. Forty-two SLI projects were accepts this year; twenty-nine from Cabrillo Middle School and thirteen from the high school; and we are thrilled to announce that over a third of those projects received awards … Read More

Students Are Preparing for San Jose Tech Museum’s Tech Challenge & MakerFaire

April 5, 201849ers STEM Leadership Institute

SLI middle school and high school students having begun preparing for their Spring challenges. Half of students will be competing the San Jose Tech Museum’s Tech Challenge and the other half will present research and design projects at MakerFaire.  This year for tech challenge, students have been given a scenario that requires creative thinking and diligent problem-solving: “Imagine … Read More