The 26th annual Solar Boat Regatta was held Saturday May 19th at Riley Lake Park. Glencoe Silver Lake participated in the student division. At the MRES' Solar Boat Regatta, teams demonstrate knowledge of science, technology, engineering, and math (STEM) to design and build boats powered by the sun. They compete in a speed and slalom races, culminating with a one-hour endurance race. This event
The 30th Annual MTEEA Supermileage Challenge was held May 14-15, 2018 at Brainerd International Raceway. The Glencoe-Silver Lake YES! Supermileage Team entered 4 vehicles in this years challenge. Our Modified vehicles (Blue and Red in the photo) achieved mileages over 200 MPG and finished in the top ten. The E-85 vehicle, Pink Cadillac, Achieved a highest mileage of 250 MPG and also finished in
Written by: Phoebe Karan At the beginning of February this school year, the Forest Lake High School Environmental Club YES! Team received funds from the McKnight Foundation for their project Reducing Energy and Habitats for Bees. The group has since then been using the fundings to first educate the school and community, then to provide LED light bulbs and finally to create another
Congratulations to the Southern YES! teams for another incredible year of hardworking students completing inspirational and impactful projects. This year’s Southern Regional Judging took place at Gustavus Adolphus College in St. Peter, MN where 6 judges from the community came together to assess 5 of the 7 Southern YES! teams’ accomplishments. Results: 1st Place Award Recipient – Sleepy Eye YES!
Congratulations to the West Central YES! teams for yet another amazing year of hardworking students completing complex projects. This year’s West Central Regional Judging took place at Dahmes Stainless Inc. in New London, MN where 4 judges from the community came together to assess eight of the eleven West Central YES! teams' accomplishments. Results: 1st Place Award Recipient – Sartell YES!
Submitted Blog by Kenzie A. The Sartell Middle School 7th grade enriched class is apart of YES!. The goal of YES! this year is to reduce, reuse, and recycle. So far the YES! team has made lessons on waste reduction, recycling, composting, reducing food waste, how much we waste, and reusing. These lessons are shown throughout the middle school in our SA/homeroom classes. We have also put