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Vecna
36 CambridgePark Drive ♦ Cambridge, MA

STEM Contact: Debbie Theobald ♦ (617) 864-0636 ♦ debbie@vecna.com

http://www.vecna.com/community

 

Business Description

Vecna is an advanced technology company that develops healthcare solutions using web, mobile, and robotics technologies.

STEM Partnership Summary

Vecna’s employees are encouraged to participate in community service to promote STEM activities and to provide tutoring for local middle and high school students. Vecna encourages employees to volunteer up to 4 hours a week (10% of their paid work time). Activities may include: providing support for curriculum science and engineering projects, site visits to demonstrate experiments, supporting FIRST Robotics teams, and mentoring and tutoring students.

Internships: Unpaid student internship opportunities are often available in robotics and engineering. Open positions are posted on Vecna’s website along with full-time positions. Visit www.vecna.com/careers

Tours: Vecna hosts pre-arranged tours of robotics, hardware manufacturing and testing facilities for small school groups.

Types of Educational Outreach Opportunities

Guest Speakers
Mentor Programs
Internship
Tours
Space for Educator Meetings/Student Workshops
Advisory Board Representatives
Contests

Target Population

Grades 9-12
Postsecondary

Academic Subjects Related to Activities

Engineering
Technology
Communication (reading, writing, speaking)
Robotics
Internet Technology

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