Posts Tagged: STEM

Douglas High Sophomore Nominated For Future STEM Leaders Congress

Special to the Carson Valley Times GARDNERVILLE, Nev. — Michael Hanson, a sophomore at Douglas High School is a delegate of the Congress of Future Science and Technology Leaders in Lowell, Mass. on June 29th...

Carson Valley Fifth-graders Participate In Egg Drop Engineering Project

by Cathy Hackler, C.C. Meneley Elementary School GARDNERVILLE, Nev. — The fifth graders at Minden, Scarselli and C.C. Meneley elementary schools participated in an Egg Drop event last Friday. After a study of the...

Gov. Brian Sandoval Visits Douglas High School For STEM Dedication

Staff Reports MINDEN, Nev. — Nevada Governor Brian Sandoval was in Minden today for the dedication of the Dr. Lisa Noonan STEM Building on the Douglas High School campus. Noonan is the former Douglas County...

Science & Technology Grant Allows Western Nevada College To Offer Advanced Manufacturing Training

Courtesy of Western Nevada College CARSON CITY, Nev. — As the state of Nevada expands its manufacturing base, it also seeks to expand and enhance technical training opportunities for area residents. To that end,...

Douglas High Campus Nearly Ready For 2015-16 School Year

by Joey Crandall, joey@carsonvalleytimes.com MINDEN, Nev. — Sixty-seven weeks of construction and five years in the planning, the $18 million remodel of the Douglas High School campus is nearing completion. “It’s been complicated, but well-orchestrated,”...

Douglas High STEM Building Nearing Completion In Minden

by Joey Crandall, joey@carsonvalleytimes.com MINDEN, Nev., May 14, 2015 — It was just under a year ago that the Douglas County School District broke ground on an extensive overhaul of the Douglas High School...

Building In Bloom: What Douglas High School’s New STEM Center Means For Our Children

by Scott Neuffer As a journalist, it’s strange to report on something that’s going to happen, to do this for years, build up your readers’ expectations, and then one day realize, BAM! It’s happening....