Sara Watson

Sara Kiley Watson is a graduate student of environmental studies and journalism at UNC-Chapel Hill. She is a product of Wake County Public Schools, having attended Hunter Elementary, Ligon Middle, and Broughton High School. Her work has been featured in Popular Science, IndyWeek, and ExitEvent.

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Aviation STEM center opens in Beaufort County

In Beaufort County, STEM education is about to take flight – literally. On January 30, a ribbon-cutting ceremony was held...


Hundreds of students compete in STEM competition in Lenoir County

On Friday Feb. 16, the gym of Lenoir Community College was filled with 400 students and their teachers, some decked...


Pitt County students compete in robotics competitions

Sunday afternoons for the students of Pitt County Robotics are anything but lazy. Walk into the workshop attached to C.M....


What is the STEM ecosystem in North Carolina?

In North Carolina, STEM means more than just science, technology, engineering and math. It means a community of schools, universities,...