Congratulations to all participants, and their parents and teachers! We are excited to announce the 2021 Lowcountry Regional Science and Engineering Fair winners. We would like to welcome all of you to our Award Ceremony being held virtually on April 2, 2021 (Friday) at 5 pm on Zoom Live. Please stay tuned to receive our Zoom invitation via the email addresses you have provided during registration. We look forward to having your esteemed presence on the occasion.
Attention STEM Teachers in the Lowcountry!
We provide video lessons in various exciting STEM topics using 21st Century Lab Resources. The videos are prepared by experts at the College of Charleston in the corresponding fields. We expect teachers implement the one or more topics in their classrooms in Fall 2021. Please complete the survey for us to have your feedback/input/comments/suggestions about this venture.
Thank you very much for attending the Zoom meeting to discuss the policies and procedures of 2021 LRSEF competition which will be held virtually in March. Please find the major questions and concerns drawn from our conversation using the link: FAQ-LRSEF2021
Due to the current circumstances, the Lowcountry Hall activities in this academic year will be on a virtual platform. Please stay tuned to obtain more information on specific activities…
The Lowcountry Regional Science and Engineering Fair has been canceled for this year. Thank you for your time, effort and feedback to move forward with our earlier plan. We hope to meet y’all next year for the 2021 Science Fair.
The overall finalists in the Senior Division will each get a $2,500 Scholarship Award to come to the College of Charleston and major in a STEM discipline in the School of Sciences and Mathematics.
The 2020 You Be The Chemist (YBTC) Challenge will be held at the CofC North Campus on February 29, 2020.
The school registrations for the YBTC Challenge will be open on October 7, 2019. The Challenge Qualifier will be shared with the school coordinators within a week of school registration.
Save the date! The 2020 Lowcountry Regioinal Science and Engineering Fair will be held on March 19th in the College Center at Trident Technical College. The registration is open until February 29, 2020.
Hope everyone is enjoying the summer break. The Lowcountry Hall is excited to share the 2019 Newsletter with you. Please click on the link to view the Newsletter
Registration for Girls Day Out 2019 is open! Please see below the details…
Mission: To inspire, attract and empower girls to explore Science, Technology, Engineering, & Mathematics (STEM) majors and careers.
Thank you for your interest in our Eighth Annual Girls’ Day Out (GDO) Summer Camp! This three-day, fun-filled event is scheduled for July 25 – 27, 2019. The camp is designed to educate rising 8th and 9th grade girls on Science, Technology, Engineering, and Math (STEM) related degrees and career opportunities, all while having fun! The camp is free for all students.
Over the course of the camp, participants will:
- Tour a college campus and museum
- Tour the Bosch laboratories
- Participate in hands-on computer science and cyber security activities
- Meet with college admissions advisors
- Learn interpersonal skills and techniques for choosing appropriate attire for all occasions
- Meet women in STEM careers
During the three-day event, participants will stay on campus at the College of Charleston for ONE NIGHT ONLY, JULY 26 – 27. (NOTE: Campers are REQUIRED to stay overnight, no exceptions!). All chaperones will have completed a thorough background investigation.
Registration is open for the Girls Day Out this year. Sponsored by Naval Information Warfare Center Atlantic (NIWC Atlantic) via ONR, NUCOR Steel Berkeley, Bosch, Naval Health Clinic Charleston, North Charleston Police Department, College of Charleston and Trident Technical College via ACE, Girls’ Day Out (GDO) is designed to inspire, educate and attract girls to pursue STEM careers. GDO provides opportunities for participation in hands-on STEM activities from a diverse spectrum of STEM organizations. STEM professionals from businesses and organizations throughout the low country present interactive activities that bring excitement and STEM relevance to many of the tools that are used in their daily occupations. The professionals take the time to share with the girls how they can have meaningful careers in the fields of science, technology, engineering and mathematics. Parents will also be afforded the opportunity to hear from colleges and universities about the requirements for their students to be accepted in these educational institutions.
The Facebook page is www.facebook.com/gdocharleston and the link to the Registration portal is https://forms.gle/uLeGu3LC2s8cw7HPA