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ASK Academy News

Our ASK Academy Androids are actively involved in their own learning and in the community. Here we’ll post details about upcoming events, past activities, scholar and manager awards, and much more. We will update it often, so be sure to check back to see what we’re up to.

ASK Android Update

Please check below ASK Android Update for the latest episodes of our  webcast series.

How Can You Get More Involved?

Here at the Academy, there are a lot of ways you can get involved in the educational lives of its scholars:

  • You can be a member of the parent group that organizes so many things during the school year for the scholars and staff here at ASK. 
  • You can help organize, set up, and clean up our annual Thanksgiving potluck event.
  • You can be an expert consultant for an ASK scholar to help them on their personal research.
  • You can provide an internship opportunity for an ASK scholar if you work at a STEM company.
  • You can support and accompany ASK freshman, sophomores, and staff at our annual Jemez camping adventure.
  • If you are an industrial designer or architect, you can help professionally evaluate ASK CAD designs.
  • You can come speak to engineering, design, and/or biomedical classes.
  • Your STEM company can organize a tour of your facility for our engineering, design, and/or biomedical scholars.
  • You, or your STEM company, could provide ASK a tax-deductible donation through our 501C3 foundation. 
  • You can book ASK founders as speakers at your STEM functions to promote awareness and collaboration with the STEM community.

What ideas do you have to get involved with the incredible learning experiences here at the Academy? We are looking forward to hearing from you!

Website App

Don’t forget to download the free ASK Academy website app. It is so much easier to navigate on your smart phones. Just search for The ASK Academy in the app store. The download takes just a second. And it’s free!

Supply Lists

Supply lists for the beginning of our 2018-2019 school year are available. Be sure you check out the lists before purchasing supplies!

MIT Engineering Grant is coming to ASK!

We are happy to share this exciting news. ASK Academy’s Project Manager, Danielle Plomoaritas has joined forces with junior Alexandria Miera, Sean Hurley, our Design Manager, as well as a team of scholars to come up with an idea for the MIT InvenTeam Project.

What, you ask, is the MIT InvenTeam Project? Its mission is to have scholars invent a technological solution to a real-world problem. ASK’s team came up with the idea to design and produce an exoskeletal aid for first responders.This device will be able to collect vitals such as temperature, blood pressure, and the heart rate of a patient.

You can help, too! If you have a design company, engineering firm, or emergency medical knowledge – we could use your assistance. Please contact Paul Stephenson, Director of Engineering and Design, if you are interested in collaborating with ASK Academy students and leaders in this very exciting project. Looking forward to hearing from you.