1. STEM Starter Academy students build suspension bridge at Springfield Technical Community...

    STEM Starter Academy students build suspension bridge at Springfield Technical Community...

    STCC is dedicated to investing in Science, Technology, Engineering & Mathematics (STEM) research, education, job and workforce development to meet the critical needs of employers in these fields. The kickoff event invited students to use hands on skills to build a suspension bridge using the skills they've learned so far in the classroom. Joseph Denesha, a 2014 STEM Starter Academy graduate explained the program allows first-year college students a jumpstart for their first semester on campus by taking classes, receiving tutoring and coaching, attending field trips, meeting guest speakers and taking advantage of hands-on experiences through activities like these.

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    1. There's definitely positive vibes all around and these guys, they're really good at working with one another and everyone's participating and no one's left out.
    2. When kids are little they have a dream and as they get older they lose that dream. We're trying to help them find that again.
    3. I don't expect everyone to become a professional but they can take these same tools and apply it to their everyday life.
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