Tag Archives: Miami-Dade College

Feel the Force: Hurricanes and Other Hazards 2015

The Patricia and Phillip Frost Museum of Science recently hosted Feel the Force: Hurricanes and Other Hazards, the museum’s free signature event focusing on hurricane awareness and preparedness. The event took place with support from Florida International University’s International Hurricane Research Center … Continue reading

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Girls Engineering Competition Open: Programmable Plush

Thanks to a generous funding from the Ethel and W. George Kenney Family Foundation, the Museum recently implemented Girls Engineering Competition Open (GECO), designed to raise middle school girls’ interest in computer science and engineering careers. The girls, representing fifteen … Continue reading

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Passion for Preservation – by Rey Muñoz

Hello, my name is Rey Muñoz, I am a full time student at Miami Dade College Kendall campus, majoring in environmental science. If you are reading this blog, chances are you and I have something in common. Hopefully, it is … Continue reading

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Eco-Ambassadors Unite!

On Saturday, December 8th, 60 Upward Bound Eco-Ambassadors joined a group of volunteers from Miami-Dade College in replanting almost 1,000 mangrove propagules at R. Hardy Matheson Preserve. The Preserve is undergoing a major management effort by Miami-Dade County to remove … Continue reading

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