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Gaining experience during extraordinary times

Gaining experience during extraordinary times

Although many industries, educational institutions and activities have been relegated to the virtual realm, many of our students still secured research postings and internships this summer. Every one of the students below is a first generation college student!...

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Kudos to our students!

Kudos to our students!

Each year MESA middle and high school student teams spend the better part of the school year designing, developing and building electronic devices that solve real-world problems. Competing in these hands-on contests help MESA students connect the math and science...

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People-First Problem Solving

People-First Problem Solving

From middle school settings to university study centers, MESA encourages the importance of honing real-world, problem-solving skills.  Nothing exemplifies a problem-solving mind more than someone who sees and a need and creates a product or service.  MESA’s...

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Giving Back the MESA Way

Giving Back the MESA Way

With the Covid-19 pandemic forcing students to learn from home and live through a new reality, one MESA student took the MESA Way to heart.  Zuriel Joven started 3-D printing face shields for medical workers from his home because he saw a shortage of the personal...

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Mentorship Leads to Results

Mentorship Leads to Results

Research shows having a mentor increases confidence, retention and job placement rates particularly among historically underrepresented ethnic groups. MESA's mentorship program works to pair MESA students from universities and community colleges with a professionals...

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SRJC rated top college for Hispanic students (Petaluma 360)

The Hispanic Outlook on Education magazine has listed Santa Rosa Junior College one of the nation’s “Top 50 Community Colleges for Hispanics.” According to the American Association of Community Colleges, there are currently about 1,132 community colleges in the United...

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Oracle Boosts CS Education

Oracle Boosts CS Education

Oracle Academy equipped MESA teachers with tools and training that will lead to thousands of students at low-performing schools getting hands-on experience in coding. Eight MESA teachers from across the state took a five day boot camp on Java programming and how to...

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Google, Bourns Hosts Future Engineers

Google, Bourns Hosts Future Engineers

The 2019 MESA Day Finals are this weekend about a thousand students will converge at industry sites to compete and check out where engineers and scientists do their thing. They will create machines, crush bridges and code robotic arms in hopes of capturing a win. The...

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