The 90-Second Newbery Film Festival is an annual video contest in which young filmmakers create movies that tell the entire stories of Newbery-winning books in about 90 seconds. We are now in our eleventh year!
Wondering what it’s all about? Check out the video above, a 90-second version of Madeleine L’Engle’s 1963 Newbery Medal winner, A Wrinkle in Time. You can watch this and many more of the most popular 90-Second Newbery videos here.
NCWIT Award for Aspirations in Computing
Calling All 9th - 12th Grade Students with Aspirations to Change the World with Technology! The NCWIT Award for Aspirations in Computing Applications is open from September 1st To November 5th. The NCWIT Award for Aspirations in Computing (AiC) honors 9th-12th grade women, genderqueer, or non-binary students for their computing-related achievements and interests, and encourages them to pursue their passions. Award recipients are selected based on their aptitude and aspirations in technology and computing, as demonstrated by their computing experience, computing-related activities, leadership experience, tenacity in the face of barriers to access, and plans for post-secondary education. Since 2007, more than 17,000 students have received an Award for AiC.
Camp BUILD will be offered as a mini-camp this fall. It is designed for high school juniors and seniors. Students are given the opportunity to explore the civil and environmental engineering program at Texas A&M and experience Aggie culture!
Some of the camp activities:
Work on fun design projects, guided by our engineering faculty and students
Learn how engineers use the engineering design process.
Tour department facilities and labs like our structures and materials testing facility and the Texas A&M Transportation Institute.
Enjoy recreation: Scheduled opportunities on-campus as well as off-campus. Stay in a dorm: Dorm life is part of the Aggie experience!
Learn about the A&M admissions process: Students and parents will receive information about Texas A&M admissions as well as financial aid opportunities.