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Whitaker Center

K-12 Education Support


The Center provides progamming to public and private K-12 schools in their efforts to bring forth reform related to science, mathematics, and technology (STEM) education. 

Current programming includes the following:

Solar Go-Kart Race (K-12)

Contact: The Whitaker Center (

Aquatic Systems and Mosquito Control (Grades K, 5th, 7th, and High School)

Contact: Neil Wilkinson (


Engineering Camp for High School Students

Flyer [.pdf–129kb]

Contact: Tanya Kunberger (


Forensic Anthropology Outreach

Contact: Heather Walsh-Haney (


Girls in Engineering, Math, and Science (GEMS)

Contact: Zanna Beharry (


Imaginarium Hosts Engineering is Elementary Workshops

Flyer [.pdf–271kb]

Contact: Anji McStravic (


Mathletes Summer Camp 

Contact: The Mathletes Team (

Flyer [.jpeg–204kb]


Nature Walks on the FGCU Campus

     - Hike Campus Trails

     - Tour the Food Forest

     - Slough Slog the Swamps

Contact: The Whitaker Center (

STEM Institute

Contact: The Whitaker Center (


Summer Research Opportunity (SRO)

Contact: The Whitaker Center (


11th Annual Math Competition (Monday, December 16, 2013)



3rd Annual STEM Competition (Monday, March 3, 2014)