Underwater robotics competition for youth to take place at Savannah Chatham County Aquatic Center this May

Approximately twenty student teams from educational institutions across the southeast will be traveling to the Savannah Chatham County Aquatic Center to compete in the Gray’s Reef Southeast MATE ROV Competition on May 7, 2022. The annual event is one of 41 regional qualifiers across the United States and the globe. Teams will be competing for a spot at the MATE ROV World Championship happening from June 23 to 25, 2022 in Long Beach, California.

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Navy Cyber Security Division Director Rear Admiral BryerJoyner visits the Creative Coast during Navy Week

Navy Rear Admiral BryerJoyner visits The Creative Coast

Rear Admiral BryerJoyner is the Navy Cyber Security Division Director for the Chief of Naval Operations. Originally from Savannah, Georgia and a graduate of Herschel V Jenkins High School, she has a keen interest in STEM empowerment programs targeted toward young women in Savannah. Read about her visit to the Creative Coast, including her time speaking with local young women mentoring women interested in STEM careers.

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Young Entrepreneur Expo is Saturday, March 26th, in Pooler

Y.E.E A Young Entrepreneur Expo

C&B Entertainment LLC and the Greater Savannah Black Chamber of Commerce are teaming up to offer the first-ever Young Entrepreneur Expo (Y.E.E.) on March 26, 2022. The Saturday event, which offers area youth the opportunity to flex their entrepreneurial skills to the public, will run from 10 am – 2 pm in Pooler at 1057 US Highway 80 E.

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United Way of Coastal Empire’s BIPOC Nonprofit Leadership Symposium graduates to pitch live Wed, Feb 23rd

United Way Pitch Event

On Wednesday, February 23rd from 5pm to 7pm, BIPOC Nonprofit Leadership Symposium graduates will use what they learned in the course to pitch their nonprofits. Participating Black-led nonprofits will be able to boost their agency’s public image and get the word out about their organization’s mission in front of an audience. Winners of the Pitch Competition will receive donated services provided by local professionals.

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