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Stanford Future Advancers of Science and Technology

Andrew Hill and James Lick students and mentors

FAST is a program in which Stanford University graduate students mentor Future Advancers of Science and Technology (FAST) toward achieving their goals of answering open questions in science and engineering clever solutions to problems in their society. High school sophomores, juniors, and seniors of Andrew P Hill High School and James Lick High School meet with Stanford PhD students during afternoons of two Saturdays each month. The goal is to brainstorm projects and carry out experiments / build prototypes between September and February. In late January through March, high school students present their work at local science fairs, state science fairs, and at a Symposium at Stanford University.

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Next FAST Session: Session 2 - September 14, 2019

12:00 - 12:45: Lunch
12:45 - 1:30: Workshop (with your pod)
1:30 - 2:15: Room Rotation 3
2:15 - 2:30: Break
2:30 - 3:45: Brainstorming
3:45 - 4:00: Survey/Project Proposal
4:00 - 4:30: Cup Stacking
4:30 - 5:00: Clean up

Last FAST Session: Session 1 - August 31, 2019

Schedule:

12:00 - 12:30: Lunch
12:30 - 1:15: Workshop
1:30 - 2:15: Room Rotation 1
2:15 - 2:30: Break
2:30 - 3:15: Room Rotation 2
3:20 - 3:45: Surveys
3:45 - 4:30: Egg Drop Competition
4:30 - 5:00: Clean up