Tag: outreach

September 6, 2022
Google Partners with ECEP Alliance to Support Systems Change in CS Education

Google’s investment of $3 million over three years will complement baseline funding from the National Science Foundation (NSF) and allow ECEP to build additional backbone capacity for supporting Alliance members and activities.

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July 6, 2021
Mayor Announces Recipients of MGHPCC Scholarships

Annual award to Holyoke High School students tops $75k.

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January 12, 2021
Holyoke Codes Goes Virtual

Despite Covid, MGHPCC partner, and STEM community booster activity Holyoke Codes is alive and well and thriving online.

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July 16, 2020
Changing the Face of Computer Science Education One State at a Time

It has long been recognized that computing, as a field, is strikingly less diverse than the users of the technology it produces, exhibiting a stubbornly enduring gender and underrepresented minority gap often referred to as “the Missing 70%.” MGHPCC partner, the NSF funded Expanding Computing Education Pathways (ECEP) Alliance, seeks to facilitate state-level systemic change […]

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June 24, 2020
Mayor Announces 2020 MGHPCC Scholarship Winners

Total Awards Top $60k, Part of Broader Collaboration on Education & Workforce Development.

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December 9, 2019
Holyoke Codes Maker Jam

Holyoke Codes presented Maker Jam at the MGHPCC on Saturday, November 23, a five-hour event celebrating technology, science, art, craft, creativity, and curiosity!

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August 1, 2019
HolyokeCodes: Soccer Robots

Students at a HolyokeCodes Soccer Robotics program learn to play soccer with robots using JavaScript.

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June 11, 2019
Mayor Announces Winners of MGHPCC Scholarships

Total Awards Top $50k, Part of Broader Collaboration on Education & Workforce Development.

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February 7, 2019
Teaching Computer Science Using Minecraft

The Computer Science Teachers Association Western Mass chapter hosted a free workshop for teachers on Microsoft MakeCode for Minecraft on December 15 at the Massachusetts Green High Performance Computing Center. 

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February 7, 2019
Holyoke Codes Cyber Security Workshop with Girls Inc.

Holyoke Codes ran a Cyber Security Workshop for Girls Inc. on Saturday, December 8th, 2018 for Computer Science Education Week. The workshop was attended by 21 middle school aged girls, members of The Girls Inc. Eureka Program Rookies group. Eureka! Scholars spend time on the UMass Amherst campus and elsewhere, experiencing lab-based activities in science, […]

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September 17, 2018
NSF-funded project seeks to engage Middle School girls in robotics learning to boost interest in computer science and STEM skills

MGHPCC and Holyoke Codes will partner with researchers from UMass Amherst and Elms College. Read this story via UMass News

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August 28, 2018

Unique camp experience “Holyoke Codes & Rows Summer Program” seeks to inspire lifelong physical fitness

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June 15, 2018
Holyoke Codes: Code Week 2018

Code Week hosted at the MGHPCC brings a coding and robotics experience to all seventh and eighth grade students in the Holyoke Public School system.

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April 2, 2018
Holyoke Codes: Molecular Biophysics through Computing

Holyoke Codes  explores computational molecular biophysics with Northeastern University Professor of Physics Paul Whitford.

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July 31, 2017
“Holyoke Codes and Rows!” Aims to Inspire STEM Pursuits

MGHPCC receives grant from Community Foundation of Western Mass. to create summer camp experience combining watersports and computer programing

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Research projects

Dusty With a Chance of Star Formation
Checking the Medicine Cabinet to Interrupt COVID-19 at the Molecular Level
Not Too Hot, Not Too Cold But Still, Is It Just Right?​
Smashing Discoveries​
Microbiome Pattern Hunting
Modeling the Air we Breathe
Exploring Phytoplankton Diversity
The Computer Will See You Now
Computing the Toll of Trapped Diamondback Terrapins
Edging Towards a Greener Future
Physics-driven Drug Discovery
Modeling Plasma-Surface Interactions
Sensing Subduction Zones
Neural Networks & Earthquakes
Small Stars, Smaller Planets, Big Computing
Data Visualization using Climate Reanalyzer
Getting to Grips with Glassy Materials
Modeling Molecular Engines
Forest Mapping: When the Budworms come to Dinner
Exploring Thermoelectric Behavior at the Nanoscale
The Trickiness of Talking to Computers
A Genomic Take on Geobiology
From Grass to Gas
Teaching Computers to Identify Odors
From Games to Brains
The Trouble with Turbulence
A New Twist
A Little Bit of This… A Little Bit of That..
Looking Like an Alien!
Locking Up Computing
Modeling Supernovae
Sound Solution
Lessons in a Virtual Test Tube​
Crack Computing
Automated Real-time Medical Imaging Analysis
Towards a Smarter Greener Grid
Heading Off Head Blight
Organic Light-Harvesting Antennae
Art and AI
Excited by Photons
Tapping into an Ocean of Data
Computing Global Change
Star Power
Engineering the Human Microbiome
Computing Social Capital
Computers Diagnosing Disease
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