Topic: Education

World Champs at 2019 ISSDC World Finals

Written on July 31, 2019 at 5:45 am, by

Fri­day Har­bor High School Stu­dents named World Champs at the 2019 Inter­na­tion­al Space Set­tle­ment Design Com­pe­ti­tion World Finals Last week­end, the Fri­day Har­bor Aero­space Design Team, also known as Island Orbital Tech­nolo­gies (IOTech), became World Cham­pi­ons, at the 2019 Inter­na­tion­al Space Set­tle­ment Design Com­pe­ti­tion World Finals. IOTech, along­side assigned team­mates from four oth­er schools that  Con­tin­ue Reading

Know Your Islanders Talks

Written on July 30, 2019 at 5:48 am, by

Know Your Islanders Talk: Fri­day Har­bor High School Aero­space Design Team  The Fri­day Har­bor High School Aero­space Design Team has jour­neyed to the World Finals for the Inter­na­tion­al Space Set­tle­ment Design Com­pe­ti­tion, held at NASA’s Kennedy Space Cen­ter.  They will explain the pro­pos­al that earned them a spot and how they did.  Mon­day, August 5th at  Con­tin­ue Reading

World Champions

Written on July 29, 2019 at 6:35 pm, by

The Fri­day Har­bor team has been named World Cham­pi­ons in this design com­pe­ti­tion! The fol­low­ing is a let­ter from Daniel Gar­ner of FHHS… Mon­day 9:00am Kennedy Space Cen­ter Cen­ter for Space Edu­ca­tion 2019 Inter­na­tion­al Space Set­tle­ment Design Com­pe­ti­tion World Finals The Fri­day Har­bor Aero­space Design Team, also known as Island Orbital Tech­nolo­gies (IOTech), has just com­plet­ed  Con­tin­ue Reading

Pick of the Litter

Written on July 29, 2019 at 5:47 am, by

SJC­T’s Sum­mer Film Series con­tin­ues this Tues­day with this Dogu­men­tary… Pick of the Lit­ter Not Rat­ed (but OK for every­one) “Dogu­men­tary“ 81 min­utes Pick of the Lit­ter fol­lows a lit­ter of pup­pies from the moment they’re born and begin their quest to become guide dogs for the blind. Cam­eras fol­low these pups through an intense  Con­tin­ue Reading

“A Republic, if You Can Keep It”

Written on July 29, 2019 at 5:43 am, by

Insights from David M. Kennedy, Pro­fes­sor Emer­i­tus at Stan­ford Uni­ver­si­ty Join the San Juan Coun­ty Democ­rats for an evening with David M. Kennedy, Don­ald J. McLach­lan Pro­fes­sor Emer­i­tus at Stan­ford Uni­ver­si­ty, to be held from 5:30–7:00 pm on August 8, 2019 at the San Juan Island Grange (152 First Street North, Fri­day Har­bor, WA 98250).  Con­tin­ue Reading

Soroptimist Helps Launch Friday Harbor Aerospace Design Team

Written on July 24, 2019 at 5:50 am, by

Excite­ment was high as Sorop­ti­mist offi­cers pre­sent­ed a check for $1,000 to mem­bers of the Fri­day Har­bor Aero­space Design Team to sup­port their par­tic­i­pa­tion at NASA in the World Cham­pi­onship of the Inter­na­tion­al Space Set­tle­ment Design Com­pe­ti­tion. A team of 12 Stu­dents, instruc­tor Dan Gar­ner and 3 chap­er­ones leave this Wednes­day to the Kennedy Space  Con­tin­ue Reading

Lecture on Evidence-Based Conservation

Written on July 24, 2019 at 5:45 am, by

Fri­day Har­bor Labs is excit­ed to wel­come, Dr. Anna Metaxas, our 2019 Illg Lec­tur­er on August 7 at the Com­mu­ni­ty The­ater at 7 PM. Dr. Metaxas is from Dal­housie Uni­ver­si­ty and her top­ic will be “Evi­­dence-based con­ser­va­tion: design­ing well-con­nec­t­ed Marine Pro­tect­ed Areas.” Please join us for this amaz­ing free pub­lic lec­ture fol­lowed by refreshments.

Don’t Let it Loose

Written on July 20, 2019 at 7:33 am, by

Pub­lic Invit­ed to Sub­mit Art to High­light the Dan­gers of Releas­ing Pets and Plants into the Wild OLYMPIA–Calling all artists! The Wash­ing­ton Inva­sive Species Coun­cil invites artists of all ages to par­tic­i­pate in an art con­test as part of its “Don’t Let it Loose” cam­paign. The cam­paign teach­es peo­ple about the dan­gers of releas­ing unwant­ed pets  Con­tin­ue Reading