February 15, 2016

Bethel STEM Club tackles earthquake challenge

A small group of high school students who have already won $10,000 for solving an environmental challenge within the community is shaking things up by tackling […]
February 19, 2020

Shkodedeajek reaches anniversary of founding

In February 2019, CPN and the Eastern Band of Cherokee Indians started the first two tribal chapters of AISES, which provide opportunities for American Indians, Alaska Natives and Native Hawaiians in the STEM fields.
February 26, 2020

Alex Kietzman’s research aims to detect vision impairment through photos

CPN tribal member Alex Kietzman helped develop a smartphone app as a Baylor University student designed to assess potential instances of leukocoria, often a sign of more pressing ocular issues.
March 10, 2020

Educator and minority student advocate fosters love of science

Tribal member Cheyenne Branscum created the Geo Team program in 2018, which encourages minority students often not exposed to STEM subjects as academic focal points to lead independent research projects in one of the areas.