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Langara Breaks Ground on New Science Building

“There were several politicians at Langara yesterday to turn the sod on the college’s futuristic-looking Science and Technology Building. The 12,000-square-metre structure will aim for a LEED Gold certification and is expected to open in 2016.” http://www.straight.com/blogra/544316/langara-moves-forward-snazzy-new-science-education-hub

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Why Kids Need Field Trips

“InĀ an experiment done in Arkansas, students went on a field trip to a new museum (financed with Wal-Mart money, in case that makes a difference to you) and were then monitored for their responses to a range of questions a … Continue reading

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Youth BIOLab for Science Education

“The province announced Thursday the opening of a new laboratory aimed at exposing students to hands-on science education. The Youth BIOLab at the St. Boniface Hospital Health Research Centre lets students and teachers explore research.” http://winnipeg.ctvnews.ca/new-state-of-the-art-lab-brings-science-education-to-students-1.1501207

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GEERing Up! for the Summer?

GEERing Up! UBC Engineering & Science for Kids is a non profit student run organization with the mandate of promoting science, engineering and technology to the children and youth in BC. Today, we have the pleasure of hosting Claire Heymans, … Continue reading

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