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Inslee visits MTHS STEM, jazz, journalism

Inslee visits MTHS STEM, jazz, journalism

By Samantha Svikel, Hawkeye Staff
May 1, 2017
Filed under Breaking News, Featured Stories, Jazz, News, School News, STEM

Washington state Governor Jay Inslee visited MTHS Friday, at about 1:45 p.m. He first arrived in the STEM hallway as seniors Elizabeth Jurgensen and Natu Abraham were his tour guides during the visit. His first presentation introduced the STEM program and the pathways that are included. Engine...

Recognized biologist, nuclear scientist visits to recruit for summer workshop

Recognized biologist, nuclear scientist visits to recruit for summer workshop

By Stephi Smith, Executive Editor
April 14, 2017
Filed under Education, News, School News, STEM

Recognized biologist and nuclear scientist Manoj Pratim Samanta, who received his Ph.D. in Electrical engineering visited MTHS during PASS today to speak with STEM students about share information about his workshop this summer. The workshop, Coding for Medicine, will be held at Bellevue College in ...

Robotics auction raises $12,500

Robotics auction raises $12,500

By Vivian Nowka-Keane, Online Manager
November 10, 2016
Filed under A&E, STEM, Technology

Four robotics teams and their friends and family came together at Edmonds Community College for the 10th annual Robotics Family Festival and Fundraiser on Saturday, November 5th. The robotics teams of Edmonds Heights K-12, Mountlake Terrace High School, Lynwood High School and Edmonds Woodway ...

Using STEM to launch her future

By Vivian Nowka-Keane, Hawkeye staff
June 14, 2016
Filed under Feature, Senior Features, Special Edition

In 8th grade, Sarah Rose faced a crossroad – go to Edmonds Woodway High School (EWHS) where all of her fellow classmates from Madrona were headed, or to MTHS? EWHS had the International Baccalaureate (IB) program, but MTHS was closer to where she lived. She heard about the STEM program at MTHS and t...

The many sided man

By AsiaLee Donnelly, Hawkeye staff
June 12, 2015
Filed under Feature, Multimedia, Senior Features

“So, what don’t you do?” is probably the question that comes to mind when you talk to a guy like Collin Rhodes. A man of many talents, Rhodes has explored a broad array of activities. He has been a member of the tennis team, an Advanced Placement (AP) and STEM student, a devout member in his church a...

Letter to the editor: You don’t need to be a genius to be in STEM

By Nicolas Wolff-Gee, Freshman
March 17, 2015
Filed under Op/Ed

A Science, Technology, Engineering and Math (STEM) class offers something you can experience almost nowhere else. Students are offered a large number of new opportunities, this gives them a chance to break out of their comfort zone and try something new. It doesn’t matter if a student takes robotic...

Letter to the editor: STEM in the new age

By Ryan Dunne, Sophomore
March 17, 2015
Filed under Op/Ed

Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics (STEM) classes are very powerful and important for our future, and will produce tomorrow’s geniuses. I think that STEM classes teach important skills that everyone should know. The difference between advanced math classes, other advanced science classes ...

Memorial service planned for 2012 graduate

Memorial service planned for 2012 graduate

By Nick Fiorillo, Editor-in-Chief
January 9, 2015
Filed under News

A memorial service is planned for 2012 graduate Ethan Colombana for 11 a.m. on Saturday, Jan. 10 at Edmonds Lutheran Church. Colombana died unexpectedly on Jan. 4 from a seizure and a previously undiagnosed heart condition, according to a statement released by Colombana's family. An open casket...

Rep. Larsen gets firsthand look at STEM program

Rep. Larsen gets firsthand look at STEM program

By Nick Fiorillo, Editor-in-Chief
May 16, 2014
Filed under Featured Stories, Multimedia, News, School News

From robots to wind tunnels to 3D printers, Congressman Rick Larsen saw the many facets of STEM (science, technology, engineering, mathematics) education at MTHS when he visited yesterday. Part of Larsen's tour of STEM education programs in Washington's second legislative district, Larsen spent nearly...

Rep. Rick Larsen to visit MTHS, observe STEM program tomorrow

Rep. Rick Larsen to visit MTHS, observe STEM program tomorrow

By Nick Fiorillo, Editor-in-Chief
May 14, 2014
Filed under News, School News

Congressman Rick Larsen will visit MTHS tomorrow to observe the STEM magnet program and talk with students. Representing Washington's second district, Larsen will visit MTHS from 11:30 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. Larsen is also visiting Marysville Middle School, to speak with administrators regarding the school...

STEM program continues to grow at Terrace

By Daniil Oliferovskiy
February 11, 2013
Filed under News, School News

Courses stressing Science, Technology, Engineering, and Math, the STEM Magnet Program puts students through rigorous and challenging courses to inspire students to pursue STEM related careers and prepare students for demanding college classes. STEM, a new program rolled out this year, targets incoming...

Schurke wins a national award

Schurke wins a national award

By Erick Yanzon
November 1, 2012
Filed under News

Assistant Principal Peter Schurke received a $1,000 grant was named the third place finalist for the 2012 National Aerospace Teacher of the Year awarded by the Air Force Association. The program’s purpose is to recognize teachers at the national level for their accomplishments and achievements in...

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