April Monthly Update

April 15, 201949ers STEM Leadership Institute

The 49ers SLI monthly update is a program-wide newsletter, which overviews our classes and activities from the last month, including announcements, shoutouts, and photos. This month’s update includes news about Tech Challenge, Synopsys Science Fair awards, MakerFaire, recent field trips, upcoming class events, end of year tests, and more! Return to 49ers SLI Program Page … Read More

49ers SLI 7th Graders Visit Google

April 9, 201949ers STEM Leadership Institute

In early April, all 49ers SLI 7th graders had the unique opportunity to visit Google in Mountain View. The visit started off with a tour of the campus, followed by a marvelous lunch buffet in the food court, and then employees spoke with students about their specific work within Google. Topics covered included: How Google … Read More

STEMATIX, Issue 6

March 27, 201949ers STEM Leadership Institute

STEMATIX, a completely student-run and student-written magazine, has produced its sixth issue with articles from 49ers SLI middle and high school students. This issue centers around the Sunnyvale Department of Public Safety, including several interviews and articles on the STEM found in law enforcements, forensic science, and fire fighting. Click here to read the current issue, … Read More

March Monthly Update

March 15, 201949ers STEM Leadership Institute

The 49ers SLI monthly update is a program-wide newsletter, which overviews our classes and activities from the last month, including announcements, shoutouts, and photos. This month’s update includes news about Spring competitions tracks (Tech Challenge and MakerFaire), Science Fair the film, ExploraVision results, math competition awards, various classroom project, like the Atom Mobile, and more! … Read More

February Monthly Update

February 17, 201949ers STEM Leadership Institute

The 49ers SLI monthly update is a program-wide newsletter, which overviews our classes and activities from the last month, including announcements, shoutouts, and photos. This month’s update includes news about our first ever 49ers SLI High School Science Showcase, general admissions winding down, transfer applications, student shoutouts, competition results, and upcoming course curriculum and tests. … Read More

Science Fair is in the Air at 49ers SLI

February 15, 201949ers STEM Leadership Institute

At the 49ers STEM Leadership Institute, science fairs are on everyone’s mind at the moment. The program hosted its first-ever Science Showcase, where SLI’s 9th & 10th grade cohorts showcased 45 science projects. Over 24 judges from industry and education backgrounds visited students’ displays and spoke with them about their research and findings.  Students presented research on … Read More

January Monthly Update

January 18, 201949ers STEM Leadership Institute

The 49ers SLI monthly update is a program-wide newsletter, which overviews our classes and activities from the last month, including announcements, shoutouts, and photos. Due to the long winter break and the new semester just starting, this month’s update is a photo newsletter is a look back at all the exciting things that students have … Read More

STEMATIX, Issue 5

December 20, 201849ers STEM Leadership Institute

STEMATIX, a completely student-run and student-written magazine, has produced its fifth issue with articles from 49ers SLI middle and high school students. This issue tackles the issues of net neutrality, bitcoin, scuba technology in the Thailand Cave rescue, California wildfires, and election math. Click here to read the current issue, and visit www.stematix.org to read the four … Read More

December Monthly Update

December 17, 201849ers STEM Leadership Institute

The 49ers SLI monthly update is a program-wide newsletter, which overviews our classes and activities from the last month, including announcements, shoutouts, and photos. This month’s update includes news about FTC & FLL awards, upcoming class activities and tests, applications for the class of 2025, and our Fall Symposiums at the middle school & high … Read More