Lynn Brandvold Awarded NMAS Emeritus Status

Lynn Brandvold Awarded NMAS Emeritus Status

Lynn Brandvold has been elected by the NMAS Board to be a Director Emeritus. This is a non-voting position and she shall serve for life, or until such time as she resigns. A Director Emeritus must have served as a regular voting Director and/or in the position of an officer ...
Are you a Super Hero?

Are you a Super Hero?

The New Mexico Academy of Science needs two volunteers to supervise and administer our annual student competition of written and oral presentations about their science research. The Regional Director would run the competition in the Central (Albuquerque) region and the Junior Academy Director would be the overall Director for the ...
NMAS 2023 Outstanding New Mexico Science Teachers Awardees

NMAS 2023 Outstanding New Mexico Science Teachers Awardees

The New Mexico Academy of Science has been in existence for over 100 years and is an advocate and resource for science and science education in New Mexico. The Outstanding Science Teacher Award given by the New Mexico Academy of Science honors New Mexico science and math educators. The Academy recognizes educators ...
Meet the 2024 NMAS Board

Meet the 2024 NMAS Board

New officers were welcomed at the January 2024 NMAS Board meeting. Elected officers President – Dr. Diane E Peebles, Sandia National Labs President-Elect – Dr. David Schultz, Universities Research Association Vice-President – Dr. Anna Llobet, Los Alamos National Laboratory Treasurer – Dr. Debra N Thrall, retired Secretary – Mrs. Malva ...
Summer Physics Camp for Young Women in NM

Summer Physics Camp for Young Women in NM

Applications are being accepted now for the FREE 2024 Summer Physics Camp for Young Women in New Mexico. When? June 10-21, 2024, Monday - Friday, 9:00 a.m. – 4:30 p.m. What? Hands-on activities and demonstrations, tours, lectures, professional development and interactive projects in physics, engineering, computer science, chemistry, environmental science, ...
NMJAS overview

NMJAS overview

Student links General links NMJAS Competition Overview The Junior Academy of Science Research Paper Competition has many of the elements of a science fair. Students plan, conduct, and evaluate a science or engineering project. Entries in the paper competition must report on a student’s actual experiment or project. Many students ...
2024 NYSCamp Webinar:  Information for High School Students

2024 NYSCamp Webinar: Information for High School Students

Join this webinar on Wednesday January 17 at 7:00 pm to learn about National Youth Science Camp.  Parents and educators are also welcome to attend ...
NMJAS 2023 winner - Daniel Kim

NMJAS 2023 winner – Daniel Kim

Engineered Underwater Vehicle for Ocean Litter Mapping Daniel Kim daniel.kim@studentlaschools.net Los Alamos High School, Los Alamos NM ABSTRACT This project explores the possibilities of pairing an autonomous underwater vehicle (AUV) with a deep-learning computer vision model for marine debris mapping. A cost effective, 3D-printed AUV with a motorized ballast system ...
NMJAS 2024 Regional Competition Information

NMJAS 2024 Regional Competition Information

General links 2024 Competition Dates & Contacts State DirectorLynn Brandvold
Phone (505) 720-3040
Email Lynn.Brandvold@nmt.eduManuscripts for State Competition due 5:00 pm on March 25 and PowerPoint presentations are due 12:00 noon on April 10. Email both to Lynn Brandvold.Statewide oral competition date – Friday, April 12, 5:00 pm in Socorro
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