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Jr.Tech offers 2016 Summer STEaM hands-on camps in July and August with help from National Grid and the Verizon Foundation.

June 8, 2016

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: Jr.Tech offers 2016 Summer STEaM hands-on camps in July and August with help from National Grid and the Verizon Foundation. Media contact: Phyllis Russell phyllis@juniortech.org Tuesday, June 7, 2016 Barnstable, MA: Jr.Tech, Inc., a nonprofit educational organization based in Barnstable, MA is pleased to announce hands-on STEaM camps serving Cape Cod and […]

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Announcing Summer 2016 Hands-on STEAM Camps

March 29, 2016

March 29, 2016 Jr.Tech, Inc. of Barnstable, MA is pleased to announce the launch of the 2016 Summer STEAM Camps. Program offerings serve students entering 4 through 9 grades. Program titles and dates are listed below: Intro to Astronomy – July 5 thru 8 Robots! Robots! Robots! – July 5 thru 8 Olympic Fever! – July 11 thru 13 […]

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US Rep Bill Keating excited to work with Jr.Tech

February 12, 2016

Excited to work w/ @capecodtech to judge the Congressional App Challenge! Thanks to our judges @CapeProducer @JR_tech @webrgp#CAC15 #MA09 — Bill Keating (@USRepKeating) February 11, 2016

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Jr.Tech offers 2016 February Vacation & March STEM hands-on learning programs to Cape students with help from National Grid and Verizon Foundation grants.

January 19, 2016

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: Jr.Tech offers 2016 February Vacation & March STEM hands-on learning programs to Cape students with help from National Grid and Verizon Foundation grants. Media contact:  Phyllis Russell  phyllis@juniortech.org Tuesday, January 19, 2016 Barnstable, MA:   Jr.Tech, Inc., a nonprofit educational organization based in Barnstable, MA is pleased to announce hands-on STEM programs serving Cape […]

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Girls STEM Summit – Statewide 2016 Expands Girls’ STEM Horizons & Closes the Gender Gap in STEM Workforce

October 5, 2015

October 5, 2015 For Immediate Release Weston, MA — Registration is now open for the Girls STEM Summit – Statewide 2016 hosted by Jr.Tech, Inc., taking place at Regis College in Weston, MA on Sunday, April 10, 2016. Jr.Tech, Inc., is a Massachusetts-based non-profit educational organization currently celebrating 10 years of supporting science, technology, engineering […]

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Turn 10 years of STEM programming on Cape Cod into 20! Help support the purchase of 10 new LEGO Educational Kits & Materials!

September 30, 2015

Dear Jr.Tech families and alumni families, For Cape Cod-based non-profit, Jr.Tech, Inc., 2015 has been a year of celebration as we recognize and appreciate the past 10 years during which we have been a part of your family’s life and that of the greater Cape Cod community. Since 2005, your child and thousands of other children have […]

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Jr.Tech lands $35k grant from National Grid, MA

February 2, 2015

Contributed by Rachael Devaney January 30, 2015, Barnstable Patriot Barnstable-based nonprofit organization Jr. Tech has just been awarded a $35,000 grant by National Grid for the third year.  According to Lynne Pappetti, a Grid spokesperson, Jr. Tech’s commitment to STEM education has been “tremendous and impactful.” Barnstable-based nonprofit organization Jr. Tech has just been awarded […]

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Announcing Girls STEM Summit – Statewide

December 22, 2014

Closing the STEM gender gap with Summit for girls in grades 8 – 12. Jr. Tech, Inc. partners with Lead Sponsor, Biogen Idec Foundation, and additional Sponsors Raytheon and National Grid to deliver Girls STEM Summit – Statewide. Registration is now open for Girls STEM Summit – Statewide, a one-day STEM career exploration program for […]

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Secretary of Labor & Workforce Development, Rachel Kaprielian, to address students of Girls STEM Summit-North at UMass Lowell

October 9, 2014

For Immediate Release Massachusetts Secretary of Labor and Workforce Development Rachel Kaprielian to address attendees at Girls STEM Summit–North. UMass Lowell, Lowell, MA – Girls STEM Summit–North will kick-off its November 1st event with an address by Massachusetts Secretary of Labor and Workforce Development, Rachel Kaprielian. Secretary Kaprielian will share with the 120 young ladies […]

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Jr. Tech, Inc. partners with Cubist Pharmaceuticals to present STEM career event for girls in grades 8-12

August 29, 2014

August 25, 2014
 Lowell, MA — Registration is now open for the Girls STEM Summit – North, a one-day STEM career workshop for girls in grades 8-12. The event will take place at the University of Massachusetts, Lowell on Saturday, November 1, 2014 from 8:30 am – 4:00 pm. This event is expected to sell […]

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Cubist Awards $10,000 Grant to Jr. Tech, Inc., 
to Support First Girls STEM Summit-North

June 4, 2014

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: June 4, 2014 Cubist Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (NASDAQ: CBST), a biopharmaceutical company headquartered in Lexington, Mass., has awarded a $10,000 grant to Jr. Tech, Inc., to support its first Girls STEM Summit (GSS)-North. Jr. Tech is a Massachusetts-based nonprofit educational organization supporting science, technology, engineering and math (STEM) education. GSS-North is a one-day […]

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Jr.Tech, Inc. and Biogen Idec Foundation host a one day summit focusing on STEM careers and closing the female gender gap.

January 23, 2014

  Cambridge, MA — Girls STEM Summit-East takes place on Saturday, April 26, 2014, located at MIT, Cambridge, MA. It is a one-day summit for girls in grades 8 – 12 who love and want to explore careers in STEM; Science, Technology, Engineering, and Math. The event is hosted by Jr.Tech, Inc., a Massachusetts- based […]

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Enrollment is open for the hands-on 2013 – 2014 STEM workshops!

August 30, 2013

August 30, 2013 Jr.Tech announces 2013-2014 school year programming with over ten hands-on STEM workshops. Download a PDF flyer for all program details. Don’t delay as spaces fill quickly. Thank you to the 2014 February Vacation Sponsor – National Grid.

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Through generous sponsorships provided by National Grid and Lockheed Martin Sippican, Jr.Tech is able to deliver 2013 STEM Camps

July 10, 2013

Barnstable, MA — Jr.Tech, Inc. a Barnstable-based nonprofit announces 2013 Summer STEM Camps are now open for enrollment. Through generous sponsorships provided by National Grid and Lockheed Martin Sippican, Jr.Tech is able to deliver 2013 STEM Camps including: Television & Broadcasting Production – grades 7 – 9 Medieval Crusades & Skirmishes – grades 5 – 7 […]

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Jr. Tech to host one-day career summit at WPI focusing on STEM careers and closing the gender gap

July 10, 2013

Worcester Polytechnic Institute partners with Jr.Tech to present career event for girls in grades 8-12  Initial Release Date – May 13, 2013 WORCESTER, MA — Jr. Tech, Inc., a Massachusetts-based nonprofit educational organization that supports science, technology, engineering and math (STEM) education, announced it will host a one-day career summit on Saturday, Nov. 16, 2013, […]

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Jr.Tech Alumni moves on to study robotics at Worcester Polytechnic Institute!

April 29, 2013

“I had always aspired to be an engineer, however, I had truly never given much thought to what sort of engineer I wanted to become. It was purely by chance that I was enrolled in the Jr. Tech Lego robotics program, and it was there that I found what I truly wanted to do. Through […]

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National Grid awards $25,000 grant to support the summit and other STEM focused initiatives at Jr. Tech. Inc.

February 28, 2013

    FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: Jr.Tech, Inc. February 10, 2013   JR. TECH TO HOST ONE DAY CAREER SUMMIT FOCUSING ON STEM AND CLOSING THE FEMALE GENDER GAP National Grid awards $25,000 grant to support the summit and other STEM focused initiatives at Jr. Tech. Inc. Barnstable, MA – Jr. Tech, Inc., a nonprofit educational […]

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Solar Power Camp. A Bright Idea! – 2013 April Vacation Camp

February 27, 2013

Have fun under the Sun in this hands-on camp. Harness and use Solar Energy to create solar-powered projects, artwork, sun spinners, UV key chains and more. Use Sun power to make a solar snack of Sun Tea, sun-cooked s’mores and pizza! Build a sun clock, a solar car, solar glasses and a spectrograph to split […]

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Remote Operated Vehicles (ROVs) – 2013 April Vacation Camp

February 27, 2013

Remote Operated Vehicles (ROVs) ROV’s are becoming a critically important technology for undersea exploration, research, recovery, rescue, trenching and more. Scientists and Engineers use small unmanned ROV’s equipped with cameras to probe the oceans for targets such as shipwrecks, earthquake zones, oil spills and deep-ocean vents. In this hands-on program, you and your team will […]

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2013 Workshops Open For Enrollment!

October 23, 2012

1/26 – Brand NEW Workshop – Simple Machines 2/9 & 3/2 – LEGO Programming Level 1 3/9 – LEGO Programming Advanced 5/18 – Medieval Crusades & Water Balloon Skirmishes! 5/18 – Brand NEW – Simple Machines Go to http://www.juniortech.org  to enroll now!

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