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STEMGuyana Model Generates Interest From Caribbean Representatives At IDB 8th Annual Conference

Georgetown, Guyana – STEMguyana co-founder, Karen Abrams generated much interest in the organization’s model for STEM engagement of Guyana’s youth which she presented to an energetic audience at the IDB 8th Annual Meeting. Abrams,  whose presentation was titled “Robots In The Caribbean”, represented STEMGUYANA’s activities in 4 quadrants; preparing the robotics national team, creation of social good apps, the training…

Buxton STEM Club Joins The National Robot & Coding League

Buxton, Guyana: May 15, 2018 — The STEM club at Buxton was created back in 2016 after several members attended STEMGuyana’s inaugural robot building and programming camps and coach training sessions.  Since then, Buxton’s STEM club members showed off their talents at the 2017 STEMGuyana robotics exhibition, while their coach Horace Moseley was part of the 2017 Robotics National Team…

Teams At Melanie & Vigalstra Housing Co-op Join National Robot & Coding League

Georgetown, Guyana – May 14, 2018: STEMGuyana Master Trainers Aisha Peters and Stephanie Simon today guided students from two groups, ICT community hub Melanie Damishana and Vigalstra Housing Co-op Society building, through the introductory training program which will enable the young students to participate in the National STEM league. The two teams will first go through the first scratch programming…

STEMGuyana Shares Robot Technology With Guyanese Youth Through Nationwide Pilot Tech Club Competition

Georgetown, Guyana – May 10, 2018:  Fifteen teams representing schools, community clubs and religious organizations in regions 3, 4, 6, 7 and 10 are participating in Guyana’s first Nationwide Robot and Coding technology competition.  This first program of its kind in Guyana, serves as a pilot to gauge the interest of participants and to help organizers work out potential issues…

Tucville Secondary School Joins The National STEM Competitive League

Georgetown, Guyana – May 5, 2018:  More than 20 1st – 4th form students from Tucville Secondary School, today joined the STEMGuyana National STEM league.  The STEM league is currently in progress and is host to 15 teams representing schools, community groups and church STEM clubs competing in MIT Scratch coding, Lego Mindstorm robot building and programming, mobile app development…

STEMGuyana’s Christopher Nelson Is A Special Person

Georgetown, Guyana – March 15, 2018  —  During the weeks leading up to the international robotics competition, it was not unusual to find Christoper Nelson and one of his teammates building, rebuilding, and perfecting the robot while working until wee hours of the morning at the National Sports Hall.  Did we mention that he lives in Den Amstel? Christopher Nelson…