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An NC State faculty members helps Catalyst students with a lab activity

Jan 6, 2023

Creating STEM Opportunities: Catalyst Program in Photos

Through programs like Catalyst, the college is working toward a more diverse, inclusive STEM workforce. 

Michelle Benigno

Nov 7, 2022

Science House Mountain Satellite Office Director Wins North Carolina Science Teachers Association Award

Michelle Benigno, director of The Science House Mountain Satellite Office, has won the 2022 NCSTA Vi Hunsucker Award. 

James A. Banks and Joann Blumenfeld

Sep 12, 2022

Catalyst’s Joann Blumenfeld Receives 2022 Friday Medal

Joann Blumenfeld, program director for Catalyst, was selected as one of the recipients of the 2022 Friday Medal award. 

NC State gateway at sunset

Aug 29, 2022

COMAP Gift to Science House and Data Science Academy to Support High School Students

The mathematics education organization has donated $60,000 to support high school programming that gets more students interested in data science. 

NC State Belltower

Jun 15, 2022

Time Magazine Recognizes Catalyst’s Joann Blumenfeld as a 2022 Innovative Teacher

Joann Blumenfeld, program director for Catalyst and Connecting Students with Autism to Geographic Information Systems, has been recognized as one of Time magazine’s 2022 Innovative Teachers. 

A Catalyst student poses with a professor.

Jan 19, 2022

Creating an Inclusive STEM Workforce: Q&A About Catalyst’s Internship Program

Joann Blumenfeld shares how Catalyst creates opportunities in STEM for students with disabilities through hands-on learning and support. 

NC State gateway at sunset

Dec 6, 2021

The Science House, NC State Climate Office Develop K-12 Educational Resources

The Science House and the North Carolina State Climate Office (SCO) revamped the SCO’s online educational resources. 

group of people standing in front of a building

Jul 30, 2021

N.C. First Lady, Commerce Secretary Visit Science House

North Carolina First Lady Kristin Cooper and Secretary of Commerce Machelle Baker Sanders visited The Science House at NC State to meet with students in the Catalyst program. 

Science Elementary Education

Jun 17, 2021

Science House To Provide Support for Rural STEM Teachers

The Science House is leading the $2.6 million, National Science Foundation grant-funded project. 

Pamela Gilchrist works with a group of students in a classroom

Jun 17, 2021

Gilchrist Named to Camp Administrator Hall of Fame

Pamela Gilchrist of The Science House was honored for her work with the Imhotep and Kyran Anderson Academies.