Blog & News

October 1, 2018
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To See or Not to See… That Is The Question: The Science Behind Color and Color Interpretation.

Rise High wrapped up the module on the Science of Light & Color with a mind-blowing session focused on Colors. We learned about the differences between additive and subtractive color mixing and explored the differences between mixing different colors of light and different colors of paint/dyes.
September 24, 2018
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Art’ing Our Way to Creativity, a Sharper Brain, Health, and Happiness!

We continued the theme on the Science of Light & Colors with an intro to color in an artistic way. We not only know that science is in art, but that artistic engagement positively impacts our ability to problem-solve and be more creative (something we scientists need to be good at).
September 18, 2018
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Let There Be Light!

We started our module on the Science of Light and Colors!
September 12, 2018
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Back in Session! Thinking About Our Future Story…

Rise High is back in session! We are so happy to see each other again after the summer break. Our inaugural cohort of 6th graders is now a 7th grader cohort. Where did time go?
July 2, 2018
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Moving Up Celebration of Inaugural Cohort on Cinco de Mayo!!

What a special day it was as we celebrated our Inaugural Cohort of 6th graders who successfully completed our Rise High programming in the 2018 spring semester. This special group of students will be moving up to 7th grade in the fall, and they will join us again as 7th graders! We are already missing them (but we will see them soon!).
May 1, 2018
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Meteorologists-in-the-Making – Rise High on the Green Screen!!

What a fun day we had today at the Department of Atmospheric & Environmental Sciences at SUNY Albany! We learned about how hot and cold temperatures mix as Planet Earth rotates, how different gases have different densities and how they will flow accordingly