Western Colorado Math & Science Center

Recent Publicity

"Science lessons come in a kit"
http://www.gjsentinel.com/articles/articles/102566/





"Clifton Elementary transforms scores, school culture"



"Spooky Science Night Event Planned for Nov. 3"
http://www.gjfreepress.com/article/20111028/ENTERTAINMENT/111029954&parentprofile=search



"Programs to enrich the young scientist in your family"
http://www.gjfreepress.com/article/20110923/ENTERTAINMENT/110929977&parentprofile=search



"Students explore energy issues" 



"Don't miss the 'place to be' for families"
http://www.gjfreepress.com/article/20110729/ENTERTAINMENT/110729943&parentprofile=search



"Science career goes global"



"Camps heighten kids' knowledge of science math"


"GJ's magnet school wins governor's award"
http://www.gjfreepress.com/article/20110408/COMMUNITY_NEWS/110409986&parentprofile=search



"Students guide their 'satellites' in deep descent"

 

"New Emerson, science center duo gets an 'A'"

 

"The John McConnell Math & Science Center receives funding to develop environmental education programs through a partnership with the Tamarisk Coalition and Xcel Energy Foundation!"

 

"Winning formula boosts interest in math, science for Junction kids" 

 

"Chevron Donates $125,000 to McConnell Math and Science Center:  Youth Policy Program to Engage Teens in Critical Issues" 



"Science center receives six-figure grant for student program"
http://www.gjfreepress.com/article/20101029/COMMUNITY_NEWS/101029906&parentprofile=search

 

"This year, New Emerson will become the first school in School District 51 to place a special emphasis on science, technology, engineering and math instruction. "  http://www.gjsentinel.com/news/articles/new_emersons__focus_technology

 

" Elementary school students are learning about renewable resources and thinking of big ideas for sustainable energy production at the Math and Science Center’s “Wild for Engineering” camp this week."  http://www.gjsentinel.com/news/articles/engineering-camp-inspires-green-ideas

 

 "The Western Colorado Math and Science Center has a new name in honor of its founder."  http://www.gjsentinel.com/news/articles/science_center_takes_founders

 

"John McConnell has helped children from the Grand Valley and across the Western Slope discover the wonders of science."  http://www.gjsentinel.com/news/articles/science-center-founder-takes-show-on-the-road

 

"It seemed like I got in trouble all the time for touching stuff when I was a kid."   http://www.gjfreepress.com/apps/pbcs.dll/article?AID=/20090403/COLUMNISTS/904029966&parentprofile=search&template=printart

 

 "There are few places outside MIT where math and science are considered fun. Between Highway 50 and 27 Road on Unaweep Avenue, teachers and students have access to a local exception — the Western Colorado Math and Science Center."  http://www.gjfreepress.com/article/20090211/COMMUNITY_NEWS/902109962&parentprofile=search

 

"Teresa Coons, Ph.D., was named executive director of the Western Colorado Math & Science Center..."  http://www.gjfreepress.com/article/20081107/COMMUNITY_NEWS/811069953&parentprofile=search