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Year Two of Cooley bill to protect young athletes

Year Two of Cooley bill to protect young athletes

In year two of Cooley bill to protect young athletes,

Concussion and U.S. Soccer bring spotlight back to adolescent brain injury       

Rancho Cordova – On July 21, 2014, Assemblyman Ken Cooley’s AB 2127 was signed into law to address high school football brain injury concerns, but importantly also strengthened the rules by which concussions experienced by all high school athletes are handled, regardless of sport.

Disability Awareness Art Week Exhibit

Disability Awareness Art Week Exhibit
Disability Awareness Art Week Exhibit
11-02-2015 - 11-05-2015
Folsom Lake College
http://www.flc.losrios.edu/
Admission: Free
 
(916) 608-6611
PimentC@flc.losrios.edu
 
Start Time(s): Mondays-Thursdays 10am-2pm Reception Thurs (11/5) 5pm-7:30pm
Folsom Lake Colleges Disabled Student Services and Programs (DSP&S) has hosted a Disability Awareness Art Week for the past seven years, with great success This week-long exhibit of artwork, produced by students with disabilities, will highlight students artistic achievements It will feature painting, sculpture, drawing, photography, and digital art media The art week promotes the students self-esteem, pride in their talents, and fosters an awareness of the creative achievements of students with physical, psychological, and learning disabilities A community reception will be held in the Peregrine Room to recognize the students ta
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High school students learn multimedia skills at Sac State

High school students learn multimedia skills at Sac State

"It really opened my eyes as to what I want to do with my future." - Jessica Henderson

      "It was cool to work and learn about multimedia journalism." - Keegan Morris

The Multimedia Journalism Summer Academy for High School Students wrapped up at Sacramento State with students producing video projects on their smartphones.

News10’s George Warren and former News10 anchor Sharon Ito led the weeklong workshop, where students toured the News10 studios and received hands-on training in shooting, writing and editing a video story.  (Click to see the News10 photo album.)

Here are some of their projects:

NASAS International Space Apps Challenge

NASAS International Space Apps Challenge
NASAS International Space Apps Challenge
04-11-2015 - 04-12-2015
SARTA (Sacramento Area Regional Technology Alliance)
https://2015.spaceappschallenge.org/location/sacramento-ca/
Admission: Free
 
(408) 691-4784
 
https://2015.spaceappschallenge.org/location/sacramento-ca/
Start Time(s): Sat 9am-9pm Sun 9am-6pm
For the first time the NASA Space Apps Challenge comes to Sacramento! This Challenge has dozens of challenges on the themes of Earth, outer space, humans, and robotics. Tell your friends and colleagues – all techies, artists, scientists, designers, makers, space nerds, students – to come with their ideas, create or join a team, and make the future happen! 
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Creative Art Class (March)

Creative Art Class (March)
Creative Art Class (March)
03-06-2015 - 03-27-2015
Sacramento Children's Museum
http://www.sackids.org/
Admission: Free with admission Admission: -General $7 -Seniors (Ages 60+) and military $6 -Children (Under 1 year) Free *All materials are provided
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Thanksgiving Lego Camp - Jedi Master Engineering

Thanksgiving Lego Camp - Jedi Master Engineering

Just three days, but our Thanksgiving camp gives participants the opportunity to build complex machines and structures based on the best designs from a galaxy far, far away. Projects include LEGO X-Wings, AT-AT Walkers, Pod Racers, Star Destroyers, Cloud Cities, settlements and fortresses. Play-Well’s Jedi instructors reinforce key engineering concepts such as gear trains, worm drives, pneumatics, eccentric motion and more as students tap into the powerful forces of imagination and engineering.

  • Location:   Barrett Ranch Elementary - 7720 Ocean Park Dr., Antelope
  • Ages:   7-12 years
  • Fee:   $93
  • When:   Mon - Wed, 9:00am - 12:00pm 11/24 - 11/26