Ahoy Mateys! at Harford Community College

Ahoy Mateys! All you landlubbers out there should have been at Harford Community College for the Army’s third annual Sea Perch competition on Saturday, May 4. Eric, Aryanna, Nicole, and I were the Black Belt Dolphins, and we built and tested an underwater robot to make it do certain missions such as the deep water […]

Hovercraft on Tour

My name is Allison and I’m going to be one of the new BGC bloggers. At the Edgewood Boys & Girls Club, we made a hovercraft last summer from plywood, an old chair, a tarp, and a leaf blower.  Now we have taken the hovercraft to schools, libraries, and other places for STEM presentations. A […]

Halloween STEM Family Night

I have a lot of fun at the Boys & Girls Clubs and with the STEM programs. But my favorite thing at the club is Family STEM Night.  I love Family STEM Night because I love STEM.  My favorite Family STEM Night was our Halloween STEM night. It took place on Oct. 26. We cooked […]

Living Above the Influence

My experience doing the Above The Influence Day activities were fun. I really enjoyed it and was a good influence on me. We all had fun taking pictures and exploring. We learned a lot from the videos and seen how things can affect us. From that day on we took the pledge to be Above […]

A Day with the Baltimore Ravens

  On Sunday, September 23, 2012, I got a chance to attend a Sunday Night Football game featuring the Ravens and Patriots. The stadium was loud and crazy, watching all the fans cheer the Ravens on. There was purple and black everywhere. Then in the third quarter fans got a chance to cheer for me, […]

My Trip to the Air National Guard Base

My Trip to the Air National Guard Base by Zephinia H. Being an YLA (Youth Leaders Academy) this summer has basically taught me how to be a junior staff. During the course of the summer we took several field trips. One of our field trips was to Warfield Air National Guard Base 175th Squadron, to […]

My journey as a Young Leader

My journey as a Young Leader by Joi Being in the Young Leaders Academy (YLA) program has been a wonderful new experience for me. It has allowed me to meet new people my own age. Being a YLA has opened me up to new experiences. Such as learning how to work in retail by going […]