When three Bishop Kearney students couldn’t find an easy way to search college athletic scholarships, they decided to create an app. Watch the Rochester WHAM news segment here.
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Congresswoman Louise Slaughter was at Bishop Kearney High School on Tuesday to announce the winner of the 3rd annual Congressional App Challenge for New York’s 25th Congressional District. Watch the Rochester First local news segment here.
Rep. Dina Titus (D-Nev.) published an op-ed in The Hill discussing the importance of STEM and of the Congressional App Challenge. There are three STEM magnet middle schools located in Nevada’s 1st District (Las Vegas), including Hyde Park Middle School, where students have won our Congressional App Challenge every year. – Rep. Dina Titus Read […]
Rep Mike Conaway wrote an op-ed in the Stephenville Empire-Tribune encouraging students in the 11th District of Texas to pursue STEM fields and to enter his Congressional App Challenge. As the technology industry plays a growing role in our economy, STEM education is an increasingly important component of today’s schooling. All students are welcome to […]
The Roanoke Times reports that “Congressman Bob Goodlatte is inviting all high school students in the Sixth Congressional District of Virginia to participate in the Congressional App Challenge.” Photos, games, maneuvering traffic, keeping in touch, monitoring exercise – there are apps for all of it. “A vast majority of folks already depend on technology for work, […]
The Sun Community News is reporting that Rep. Elise Stefanik (R-Willsboro), Co-Chair of the Congressional STEAM (Science, Technology, Engineering, Arts and Math) Caucus, announced the 2016 NY-21 Congressional App Challenge. The winner of this competition will have their app displayed in the U.S. Capitol for one year, where it will be seen by visitors from […]
The Florham Park Eagle reports that Rep. Rodney Frelinghuysen, R-11, has kicked off the third “Congressional App Challenge,” which opened officially on Monday, July 18, and runs through early November. The competition is open to all high school students in the 11th Congressional District, which includes Florham Park, Madison, Chatham and Chatham Township. The Congressional […]
The Tracy Press reports that Rep. Jeff Denham, whose 10th Congressional District includes most of Tracy, is sponsoring the contest, which highlights computer science skills and science, technology, engineering and math education. Read More: Congressman issues app challenge
i95 WRKI in Connecticut wrote an article noting that “all five of Connecticut’s Congressional Reps are involved” in the App Challenge. “Do you need to keep your kid occupied this summer and beyond? Here’s an amazing challenge for them. …” “In the greater Danbury area U.S. Rep. Elizabeth Esty has been involved since the inception. […]
The Turlock Journal is reporting that Rep Jeff Denham is hosting a Congressional App Challenge. The spirit of innovation is the bedrock of American ingenuity, and this competition offers the next generation of pioneers a national stage to display their creativity and talents. I encourage the Valley’s bright, young minds to participate and look forward […]