Monthly Archives: December 2014


Verizon Foundation awards $75,000 for the 2015 Summer Geospatial STEM Academy in Atlanta

Verizon Foundation Partnerhip: “$75,000 Check Presentation” with The Georgia Geographic Alliance for the Geospatial STEM Academy December 18, 2014 Atlanta, Georgia Julie Smith, Vice President of External Affairs with the Verizon Foundation, and Dr. Timothy Hawthorne, State Coordinator and Director of Research for The Georgia Geographic Alliance, discuss the new […]


Atlanta Cares Stemfest Youth Conference and Georgia Geography!

Atlanta Cares Stemfest Youth Conference and Georgia Geography! On November 29, 2014, over 300 students and parents came together at Georgia Tech to participate in Atlanta Cares’ third annual STEMfest youth conference. Middle and high school students participated in hands-on activities promoting the science, technology, engineering, and math (STEM) fields. […]