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STEM student Johnathan Orozco

STEM Punk Minute: Jonathan Orozco

Name: Jonathan Orozco Major: Electrical Engineering School: San Diego City College Why did you choose a STEM major? In middle school I wanted to make my own boombox. I wanted to know how speakers worked and how batteries worked. ...

Thuy Nguyen, biology student

STEM Punk Minute: Thuy Nguyen

Name: Thuy Nguyen Major: Biology School: San Diego Mesa College Why did you choose a STEM major? I want to go to medical school because I like to help people. I knew I wanted to go to medical...

Carbon dioxiode bubbles released during test for carboxylic acid.

Lab Photo — Test for Carboxylic Acids

A small portion of solid NaHCO3 was added to the unknown sample dissolved in water. The formation of CO2 bubbles can be seen clearly in this picture. The sodium bicarbonate reacted with the unknown acid to produce salt,...

Bootcamp Success and Other Updates

The Study Bootcamp helped my transition back to school. I didn’t feel as overwhelmed the first week, and I was able to study more during that first week than in the past. However, with just a two-week bootcamp,...