Stories tagged: STEAM
Sat., Dec. 31, 2016, 2:57 p.m.
WSU tunnels always moving full steam ahead
Brad Guenther and his partner are one of eight duos tasked with manning the steam plant, which provides steam heat to the majority of Washington State University campus.
Tue., Oct. 11, 2016, 2:02 p.m.
Burned city workers only witnesses to accident in Waste-to-Energy boiler
Public Works Director Scott Simmons told City Council members this week there’s no recording of what happened in a boiler at the Waste-to-Energy Plant. Two men were critically burned in …
Thu., Dec. 6, 2012
Students share what they’ve learned this year
In Jacqui Peterson’s sixth-grade math class, students explained patterns in multiplying nines to fifth-graders, teaching them tricks of remembering what seven times nine equals. They moved on to converting fractions …
Sat., Sept. 29, 2012
Picking up STEAM
Taking apart a gas engine and putting it back together in an hour isn’t something fifth- and sixth-graders normally do at school, but at East Farms STEAM Magnet school this …