Middle school girls excel in STEM activities at Viasat Tech Trek

Wearing bright purple shirts, clutching Viasat notebooks and high-fiving employee volunteers, they filed into Founder’s Hall. A total of 112 incoming eighth-grade girls visited the Carlsbad, CA campus June 26 for the company’s 8th annual Tech Trek. “Today I hope you take away the incredible possibilities that are in your future,” said Cindy Dankberg, CEO Mark Dankberg’s wife, in her welcome to the group. Tech Trek is a project of the American Association of University Women. Eight years ago, Cindy [...]

By |Jul 9, 2018|

Viasat-sponsored events help spark students’ interest in technology

Viasat is a major sponsor of the Festival of Science & Engineering, designed to engage kids and families in science and engineering. The March 3 event at Petco Park drew more than 20,000 kids and their families. Viasat also sponsored the March 10 Super STEM Saturday, held at California State University San Marcos. It drew more than 10,000 attendees.

By |Mar 27, 2018|