Fantastic performance by boys and girls teams
On Sunday, February 10th, a frozen force of students, staff, and faculty from the Maine School of Science and Mathematics (MSSM) and the Francis Malcolm Science Center (FMSC) successfully returned to share the Universe at Caribou's Hannaford Supermarket.
Students in Cynthia Berube's English Composition and Research course have been working on a Speech/Oral Presentation unit. During the first semester, students were taught the importance of persuasive techniques, specifically the use of the Aristotelian Appeals, ethos, pathos and logos.
Federico Galbiati, a MSSM international student, received an internship from KONE in Milan, Italy. KONE is a global leader in the elevator and escalator industry. It was founded in Finland in 1910 and has operations in 60 countries.
On February 10th, the MSSM community, lead by the International Club students celebrated Lunar New Year in the Home Economics room, feeding roughly 90 MSSM community members, including students, faculty, host families, and staff.
Students in third year French Immersion at MSSM actively engage in their language acquisition through a variety of student-centered interdisciplinary projects and workshops in STEM fields.
This past Saturday, February 2nd the MSSM Nordic Ski Team went to Caribou for the longest race of their season. While only 2 kilometers longer than the typical 5k race, I'm sure most racers would agree they could feel the added distance. Racers were sent out two at a time with fifteen seconds between each set.
The latest Chess Tournament took place in Presque Isle on January 28, 2019. It was a double header event and MSSM won both events 5-0 and 5-0. Congratulations to our team members - Daniel Brower, Ryan Fitzmaurice, Alex Graves James Hawkes, and Jordan Theriault.
On Tuesday, January 29th the MSSM Nordic Ski Team took a trip to Madawaska for the first skate race of several racers' season. The race was set up as a quick 1.4k sprint with racers going out in groups of six.
During J-Term, 2019, ten MSSM students participated in research projects at the Jackson Lab (JAX) in Bar Harbor and at the Bigelow Lab in East Boothbay.
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