NC Stem Alliance Workshop

All Central Piedmont students are invited to attend this week’s workshop held by the NC STEM Alliance. The topic this week is: “STEM Career Panel.” Come out and be a part of enrichment and personal experiences shared by STEM professionals. This workshop will be held on October 24, 2019 from 3:30-5 p.m. in Zeiss Building, Room 1106 on Central Campus. Hope to see you there!

 

NC STEM Alliance at a Glance     

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The Central Piedmont NC STEM Alliance’s primary goal is to increase the number of students who successfully transfer to four-year institutions to earn a degree in Science, Technology, Engineering, and Math (STEM) disciplines. All students can apply to be an NC STEM Alliance Student. If eligible, students may also become NC STEM Alliance Fellow.

Benefits of being an NC STEM Alliance Student:

  • Attending professional development workshops on, but not limited to, how to be a successful student and success in transferring
  • Receiving information regarding internships and research opportunities
  • Gaining access to student services such as career services, financial aid, etc.
  • Participating in community service efforts
  • Peer Mentoring

Benefits of being an NC STEM Alliance Fellow:

  • Developing an educational/career plan
  • Undergraduate research
  • Math coaching
  • Financial assistance

Funded by the National Science Foundation, the NC STEM Alliance is open to all Central Piedmont students who want to participate. Additional support is provided to students who are defined as historically under-represented in STEM disciplines, (i.e. African-Americans, Alaskan Natives, American Indians, Hispanic Americans, Native Hawaiians, and Native Pacific Islanders).

Applications are due by Sept. 6 but please apply asap as it will be first come first serve-to apply click here

For more information visit our website: www.cpcc.edu/ncsa or contact: Amber Griffin, amber.griffin@cpcc.edu, 704.330.2722, ext. 3785.

 

 

NC STEM Alliance: Math Success Clinic

Math Success ClinicAll Central Piedmont students are invited to attend our first Math Success Clinic which will focus on factoring as we approach spring 2019 finals. Please see our registration link and flyer below. It is open to all students especially those students in DMA 060, DMA 070, DMA 080, MAT 121 or MAT 171!

Feel free to offer extra credit as we will keep track of attendance. This event will be held on April 25, 2019, from 2:30-3:30 p.m. in Zeiss Building, Room 1106 on Central Campus. Register today to be entered into a raffle. We hope to see you there!

NC STEM Alliance Workshop

All Central Piedmont students are invited to attend this week’s workshop held by the NC Credit scoreSTEM Alliance. The topic is: “Financial Literacy: Credit.” Come out and learn what credit is and how to manage it. This workshop will be held on April 11, 2019, from 3:30-4:30 p.m., in the Zeiss Building, Room 1106 on Central Campus. Hope to see you there!

NC STEM Alliance Workshop

All Central Piedmont students are invited to attend this week’s workshop held by the NC Mock INterviewSTEM Alliance. The topic this week is: “Soft Skills and Interview Skills.” Come out and get interviewing experience with professionals in different STEM careers. Each professional will help with gaining appropriate skills to help you stand out in any interview. This workshop will be held on March 21, 2019, from 3:30-5 p.m., in Zeiss Building, Room 1100 on Central Campus. Hope to see you there!

 

NC STEM Alliance

All CPCC Students are invited to an upcoming workshop held by the NC STEM Alliance. The Career paneltopic will be: “STEM Career Panel Part II”. Come out and be a part of an hour of enrichment and personal experiences shared by STEM professionals. This workshop will be held on November 15, 2018, from 4-5 p.m. in Zeiss Building, Room 1106 on Central Campus. Hope to see you there!

NC STEM Alliance Workshop

All Central Piedmont students are invited to attend this week’s workshop held by the NC group of cartoon people standing togetherSTEM Alliance. The topic this week is: “Introduction to Summer Opportunities.” Come out and be a part of an hour of gaining information about how to apply for different summer opportunities such as undergraduate research, internships, etc. This workshop will be held on November 1, 2018, from 4-5 p.m. on Central Campus in the Zeiss Building, Room 1106. We hope to see you there!

NC STEM Alliance Workshop

All Central Piedmont Community College students are invited to attend this week’s workshop Career panelheld by the NC STEM Alliance. The topic this week is: “STEM Career Panel.” Come out and be a part of an hour of enrichment and personal experiences shared by STEM professionals. This workshop will be held on October 18, 2018, from 4-5 p.m., in the Zeiss Building, Room 1106 on Central Campus. Hope to see you there!

 

 

NC STEM Alliance Workshop

All CPCC Students are invited to attend this week’s workshop held by the NC STEM Alliance program. The topic this week is “Study Skills/Time Management.” Come out and be a part of an hour of gaining tips about how to better manage your time, and gain helpful study skills to assist you in college courses. This workshop will be held on October 4, 2018, from 4-5 p.m., in Zeiss Building,man with head on his desk Room 1106 on Central Campus. Hope to see you there!

NC STEM Alliance Symposium

Great job to all North Carolina STEM Fellows who participated in the North Carolina STEM SymposiumAlliance Research Day- April 13. A special thank you to all the faculty/staff that assisted the Fellows through their research experience!!!

Science:

             Pollution’s Impact on Water Quality for Animals

            Fellows: Jennifer Tejeda and Robert Harley III

Research Advisor: David Privette, Science Department

Acute and Chronic Effects of Traumatic Brain Injury

Fellows: Giamarie Santana, Ulyssa Robertson and Saul Tolentino

Research Advisor: Jocelyn Cash, Science Department

3D Printing of Organic Scaffold Shows Promise for Natural Tissue Regeneration

Fellow: Eduardo Duran, Johannes Mosby, Dayani Williams

Research Advisor: Lauren Jackson, Science Department

Bremsstrahlung Radiation Produced by Beta Particles Incident on Thick Targets

Fellows: Julian Yucom, Reece Gamble and Marqus Parker

Research Advisor: Carlos Roldan, PhD, Science Department

Feasibility of Creating a Self-Sustaining Ecosystem

Fellow: Allena Opoku, Cindy Galvan, Nasirah Richardson and Briany Santos

Research Advisor: Kimberly Miller, Science Department

Pharmaceutical Ethics in Advertising

Fellow: Taylor Patterson

Research Advisor: Karen Garner, Health Sciences Department

 Technology:

            Artificial Intelligence: Technology of the Future

            Fellows: Sabeer Jones, Jonathan Jeremie, Ja’Quasha Holloway

Research Advisor: Carlos Vasconcellos, IT Professional

Implementing a Security Policy

            Fellows: Christina Chaffin, Tyshawn Walters and Marc Bittle

Research Advisor: Joseph Little and Carl Arrington, IT Department

Smart Parking Garage

            Fellows: Jose Cruz, Romeo Cross and Kara Richardson

Research Advisor: Don Michael, ITS Department

Engineering:

           Amazing Drones

            Fellows: Luis Anguiano, Roosevelt Pitts and Jordan Wright

Research Advisor: Fred Gore, Engineering Technologies Department

           Advancements in Battery Technology: Lithium-ion vs. Solid-State

Fellows: Richard Evans, Tomas Ortiz, David Gamble

Research Advisor: Markus Moore, Professional Engineering

Artificial Heart

            Fellows: Dominic Ham, Alyssa Floyd and Austin Perez

Research Advisor: Claude Hargrove,PhD, Engineering Department

            Hover Vehicle

            Fellows: Nicholas Harris and Abraham Torres

Research Advisor: Bingqi “Thomas” Zhang, PhD, Engineering Department

WiFi Weather Station Powered by Raspberry Pi

            Fellows: Andre Hidalgo and Bryce Henry

Research Advisor: Adam Harris, PhD, Engineering Department

NC STEM Alliance

All CPCC students, faculty and staff are invited to the NC STEM Alliance Research NC AllianceSymposium. Please join us as students from Central Piedmont and Guilford Technical community colleges present findings from their science, technology, engineering, and mathematics research. The symposium will be held on April 13, 2018, from noon-3 p.m.,  in Zeiss Building, First Floor, Room 1100 and the Lobby on Central Campus. Hope to see you there!

 

NC STEM Alliance Workshop

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All CPCC Students are invited to attend this week’s workshop held by the NC STEM Alliance. The topic this week is: “Transfer Tips.” Come out and get information from a professional about what to look for when applying to 4-year universities. This workshop will be held on March 22, 2018, from 4-5 p.m., on Central Campus in the Zeiss Building, Room 4112. Hope to see you there!

 

NC STEM Alliance Workshop on March 8

people at table with balloons overheadAll CPCC students are invited to attend this week’s workshop held by the NC STEM Alliance. The topic this week is: “Student Panel.” Join us as we welcome back former CPCC STEM Alliance students, who have transferred to universities such as UNC Charlotte, East Carolina, NC A&T and NC State. They will be here to answer questions you may have regarding the university of your choice and sharing some of their experiences to make the transfer process easier for you. This workshop will be held on March 8, 2018, from 4-5 p.m. in the Zeiss Building, Room 4112 on Central Campus. Hope to see you there!

NC STEM Alliance Workshop

Career panel

All CPCC students are invited to attend this week’s workshop held by the NC STEM Alliance. The topic this week is: “STEM Career Panel.” Come out and be a part of an hour of enrichment and personal experiences shared by STEM professionals. This workshop will be held on February 15, 2018, from 4-5 p.m., in the Zeiss Building, Room 4112 on Central Campus. Hope to see you there!