The Modern Blanket Toss, Expanding Horizons in Alaska – Dr John D Monahan, University of Alaska

behavioural sciences, earth and environment

The Modern Blanket Toss program offers students attending high school in Alaska, the chance to engage in a series of learning activities using drones – focusing on the wellbeing of local communities. Dr John Monahan of the University of Alaska Fairbanks describes efforts to engage underserved students in the STEM curriculum, leadership activities, and community building so they can pursue post-secondary studies and careers in science.

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