News - 2013

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July, 2013

  • July 11, 2013
    Workshop: Introduction to Programming using SCRATCH

June, 2013

  • Summer, 2013
    Morehead State University Pre-College Summer Internship

  • Summer, 2013
    Universidad Metropolitana Pre-College Summer Internship

May, 2013

  • May 1, 2013
    Workshop: Game Design and Development

April, 2013

  • April 19, 2013
    Workshop: Humanoid Robotics
    Presented by: Dr. Andrew Williams Marquette University

  • April 9, 2013
    Informatic Olympiads at Colegio Beato Carlos Manuel

  • April 6, 2013
    CCCE Scholars Meeting at Universidad del Turabo

  • April 5, 2013
    Computer Day at Colegio Nuestra Señora de la Guadalupe

March, 2013

  • March 4, 2013
    Computer Workshop: "An Introduction to Programming Using SCRATCH"
    Presented by: Luis Bilbraut, CCCE Scholar

  • March 2, 2013
    CCCE Scholar participated in the New England Science Symposium
    Angel Andino, a first year Computer Science student from the Universidad Metropolitana, and a CCCE scholar, represented us with a poster presentation “Spice Solid Precipitation Inter-Comparison Experiment” at the New England Science Symposium which it was held at Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts on March 2, 2013.

February, 2013

  • February 23, 2013
    Robotics Programming Using TEKKOTSU Part II
    Presented by: Joaquin Pockels, CCCE Scholar
    Flyer / Presentation

  • February 22, 2013
    Computer Day and Computer Olympiad at Colegio Nuestra Señora del Carmen, San Juan, Puerto Rico
    Forty (40) high school students from participated in the workshop. Luis Bilbraut, a CCCE Scholar, offered and Introduction to Computer Programing using SCRATCH workshop, along with Tomas Yan Melo, the CCCE Coordinator. After the workshop a Computer Olympiad was held under the guidance of Luis Bilbraut, CCCE Scholar; Natalia Santiago, UMET Undergraduate Student; and Tomas Yan Melo, CCCE Coordinator. The top three scores were Cilianelle Nieves (third place), Patricia Laracuente (second place), and Adriana M. Ortiz (first place).

  • February 20, 2013
    Workshop: Introduction to Computer Programing Using SCRATCH at the Christian Nazarene Academy in Levittown, Puerto Rico
    This workshop was held at the Christian Nazarene Academy in Levittown on February 20, 2013. Fourteen (14) middle school and high school students from the Academy participated in the workshop. Luis Bilbraut, a CCCE Scholar, was the instructor of the workshop along with Dr. Juan F. Arratia, Principal Investigator of the CCCE.

  • February 17, 2013
    Tour of the NOAA Ronald H. Brown Research Vessel
    On February 17, 2013, AGMUS students had the opportunity to tour the NOAA Ronald H. Brown Research Vessel. The tour lasted about three hours and the students were shown the whole ship including control rooms, equipment, labs, rooms, kitchen, library and other places. Students also had the opportunity to talk with several professors and scientist about research opportunities in collaboration with NOAA.
    Highlights / Flyer

  • February 7-10, 2013
    Richard Tapia 2013 Conference
    Raul Viera, CCCE Scholar and computer science student from UPR-Arecibo, was awarded the best undergraduate poster presentation at the Richard Tapia 2013 Conference, in Washington DC, for his research "Simulated Physical Devices for Automated Testing of the Argus System" done at the Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory in Lawrence, California, during the summer of 2012.
    Highlights / Conference Highlights

  • February 7, 2013
    Workshop: "Graduate School and Summer Research Opportunities at the University of South Florida"
    Presented by: Dr. Miguel A. Labrador, University of South Florida
    Flyers: UMET / UT

  • February 2, 2013
    Workshop: "Robotic Programming using TEKKOTSU"
    Presented by: Joaquin Pockels, CCCE Scholar

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