Founded in September 2015, Hands-on STEM aims at training high school students, during the academic year 2016-2017, to establish STEM Clubs in 8 schools.
This year, after the successful implementation of "Hands-on STEM I" and based on the MEHE representative's feedback during our closing ceremony, the U.S. embassy is sponsoring "Hands-on STEM II" and, in collaboration with the MEHE, we are expanding the project to cover 8 new schools;4 private and 4 public.
Hands-on STEM” project has won, in 2015, the US department of States’ Alumni Engagement Innovation Fund AEIF 2015 sponsored by the U.S Embassy and aims at establishing STEM (Science Technology Engineering and Mathematics) clubs, for free, in four pilot schools;
- AGBU Tarouhy-Hovagimian Secondary School
- BBS Beirut Baptist School
- BHS Brummana High School
- KBWH AlMakassed Khaled bin Alwalid College