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Noche de Ciencias (Night of Sciences)

The Society of Hispanic Professional Engineers (SHPE) sponsored their second ever Noche de Ciencias (Night of Science) event on Friday, October 24, 2014. The purpose of the event was to promote awareness and interest for careers in the STEM fields to the 33 middle and high school students in attendance. Designed with the whole family in mind, the event featured a roller coaster activity for students to work together with their parents. In separate hands-on design activity for students only, participancts built a watercraft. Bilingual workshops for parents to learn how to prepare your child for college and how to pay for college were also provided.  Noche de Ciencias was sponsored by Northrop Grumman and SHPE National.