EPA Honors Fifth-Grader from Everett, Washington for Protecting Bees and Other Pollinators
Date: June 14, 2017
Seattle – Today the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency recognized Elizabeth Sajan, a 5th grade student at St. Mary Magdalen School in Everett, Washington, for her outstanding work to promote and protect bees and other pollinators in her local community. Elizabeth’s project is among 15 student projects from 13 states to receive the 2016 President’s Environmental Youth Award for their environmental education and stewardship achievements. EPA presented the award at a ceremony today at St. Mary Magdalen School.
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"Salmon are among the oldest natives of the Pacific Northwest, and over millions of years they learned to inhabit and use nearly all the region’s freshwater, estuarine and marine habitats. …From a mountaintop where an eagle carries a salmon carcass to feed its young, out to the distant oceanic waters of the California Current and the Alaska Gyre, the salmon have penetrated the Northwest to an extent unmatched by any other animal. They are like silver threads woven deep into the fabric of the Northwest Ecosystem."
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Thank you SPEEA!
What is SPEEA:
"The Society of Professional Engineering Employees in Aerospace (SPEEA), IFPTE Local 2001 is a professional labor union representing more than 24,000 engineers, technical workers and other professionals in the aerospace industry."
To raise awareness and encourage the next generation of engineers and technical workers, the SPEEA Northwest Council provides grants to programs related to science, technology, engineering and math (STEM) through grants.
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St. Mary Magdalen parents club has brought an after school Science, Technology, Engineering, and Math (STEM) program to our school. This opportunity is currently available to twenty, 4th grade students but we hope to expand its reach in the future.
This after school program was developed by Washington Alliance for Better Schools (WABS) and Boeing Corporation. Boeing volunteers, mostly engineers, work with students on a number of science based projects. These projects stimulate students’ creative thinking, active learning and social interaction. It also empowers students to develop their own ideas to solve problems, develop team skills and inspire curiosity in human-science-technology fields. It might ...