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[21 Nov 2017 | No Comment | ]
The SpetacuLAB Opens in Epcot’s Innoventions

Epcot’s Innoventions has a new show – The SpectacuLAB which features interactive experiments and fun for guests.
The show is presented by worldwide technology company Murata and teaches guests about the world of STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering and Math) education.
The SpectacuLAB is run by two scientists and younger guests can volunteer to participate in the experiments which “showcase the connection between science and technology.”
The scientists running the show are from Science from Scientists, a non-profit organization that teaches kids about STEM fields.
The show is presented several times a day in Innoventions. …

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[29 Jan 2014 | No Comment | ]
Disney Announces New Scholarship Program in Partnership with Student Veterans of America

Disney is continuing their work with the Heroes Work Here initiative with an  announcement of a new scholarship program.
Through a partnership with Student Veterans of America (SVA), Disney announced that Heroes Work Here is awarding three $10,000 scholarships to student veterans who are pursuing a degree in science, technology, engineering, or mathematics (also known as STEM).
In addition to the scholarship money, recipients will also be guaranteed an interview for an internship with The Walt Disney Company.
Last year Disney announced that they would hire 1,000 veterans through 2015 as part of …

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[21 Oct 2013 | Comments Off on Disney Engineers Help College Students Take Top Honors at STEM Competition | ]
Disney Engineers Help College Students Take Top Honors at STEM Competition

At the 14th annual College Bowl during the HENACC conference in New Orleans, a group of students coached by Disney engineers took home the competition’s top honors.
The conference is hosted by Great Minds in STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics) to encourage and recognize new STEM talent and to help create a diverse workforce. Activities at the conference include networking, internships and recruitment opportunities, and seminars.
The motto of the conference is “Not for the Faint of Heart!” and hundreds of students participate each year. Teams are critiqued on communication, teamwork, …

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[14 Oct 2013 | Comments Off on Marvel Studios Announces “Marvel’s Thor: The Dark World Ultimate Mentor Adventure” in Conjunction with Release of Film | ]
Marvel Studios Announces “Marvel’s Thor: The Dark World Ultimate Mentor Adventure” in Conjunction with Release of Film

Marvel Studios is looking for the next Jane Foster, astrophysicist.
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For those not-in-the-know, Jane Foster is a key character in Marvel’s Thor and Marvel’s Thor: The Dark World and is played by Academy Award winner Natalie Portman.
To celebrate the release of the film, Marvel Studios, UL (Underwriters Laboratories), Dolby Laboratories, National Academy of Science, Girl Scouts of the USA, and the El Capitan Theatre in Hollywood have teamed up to sponsor the nationwide “Marvel’s Thor: The Dark World Ultimate Mentor Adventure.”
This endeavor aims to …