California to Send Two All-Female Teams to Nationals

The Bay Area and Southern California will both rep the Golden State at this month’s MESA National Engineering Design Competition (NEDC) in New Mexico. Student teams from Orchard Park Middle School in the Antioch Unified School District and Costa Mesa High School...

MESA USA Launches Alumni Effort, First Event

Join MESA alumni from across the country during the first ever MESA USA alumni webinars this month. Two panels — one highlighting alumni in their early careers and one on later career professionals — will stream during the 2022 MESA USA convening, Tuesday...
Hey Future Entrepreneurs! Over Here!

Hey Future Entrepreneurs! Over Here!

The MESA Idea Accelerator project is an 8-week long course that will engage students in developing solutions to societal problems using a human centered design process. The course culminates with a pitch presentation that will be judged by industry members. Through...
Back in Action (And in Person)

Back in Action (And in Person)

Solving the diversity problem in the tech world is a complicated problem.  Many tech companies have committed to improving their hiring practices but there’s still much progress to be made.  In fact, most companies have yet to move the needle by any...
Creating Solutions for the Community

Creating Solutions for the Community

From access to healthcare for low income residents to rapid exchange of info for isolated rural communities, MESA undergraduate students identified and attempted to solve problems with a combination of tech know how and empathy. These were the winning submissions of...