Art and Science – Salk Institute

Float Boat, The Sun, Red Reeds It's no secret Jonas Salk strongly believed that art and science go hand-in-hand. But would he have imagined the dramatic display of vibrant colored glass in the same iconic courtyard that serves to inspire Salk researchers in search of their...

ArtsFest to feature works with recycled material – STEAM

Carol Rolf/Contributing WriterPublished September 13, 2015 at 12:00 a.m. PHOTO BY: William Harvey   Alice Guffey Miller of Monticello will create a community sculpture made from recycled CDs and DVDs in the fountain at Simon Park as part of Conway ArtsFest, which will begin Sept. 26 and continue...

Urban Academy students are news kids on the block in East Village

By Edward L. Abeyta & MaeLin Levine | 5:30 p.m. Aug. 28, 2015 Downtown San Diego will soon be rejuvenated by the daily presence of an unlikely new group of East Villagers: schoolchildren and their teachers. The Sept. 2 grand opening of the Urban Discovery Academy (UDA)...

Full STE[+a]M Ahead Week 1- Jacobs Center for Neighborhood Innovation San Diego

Posted by Jacobs Center It’s summertime, but that doesn’t mean vital education is taking a back seat for Diamond Neighborhood kids. With the Full STE[+a]M Ahead program kicking off last week, students from local schools have been engaged in interactive learning courses focused on science, technology, engineering,...