Patriots STEM-minded cheerleaders to participate in pre-Super Bowl STEM event, Children’s Museum of Houston

UPDATE: Check out the video coverage at the event from KPRC News Site Click 2 Houston! Super Bowl LI is Sunday in Houston, TX, and, while they are in town, some of the incredible STEM-minded cheerleaders from the Patriots will participate in the Children’s Museum of Houston’s  “In It to Win It” event! You are cordially invited to In It to Win it: Where? Children’s Museum of Houston – click here for location and directions When? Saturday, February 4, 10am – 12pm…
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Super Bowl LI: A Field Full Of Science Cheerleaders

Hi SciCheer fans, Samantha here! Check out the Science Cheerleaders you might find on the field this weekend! Super Bowl LI is this weekend and both teams have a lot to be proud of. Not only are the Atlanta Falcons and New England Patriots conference champions, they each have over 10 Science Cheerleaders! These inspiring women managed to balance a grueling NFL season and STEM careers. We talked to a few of them to find out what life is like…
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Meet Aleria: Atlanta Falcons Cheerleader Who Loves Data!

Aleria - Photo Credit Art Morrison

Hi SciCheer fans, Samantha here! The Atlanta Falcons Cheerleaders are winning on and off the field! Meet Aleria, a four-year cheer veteran who loves data. Maybe she will use those analytics skills to predict the Super Bowl! What are you studying? I am currently a Master of Science in Analytics candidate at the Georgia Institute of Technology. I had a lot of exposure to STEM [science, technology, engineering, and math] during my undergraduate years at Georgia Tech, and my father…
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Meet Science Cheerleaders from MIT and the New England Patriots at AAAS Family Science Days!

Science Cheerleader Hilary here, excited to meet you at an upcoming event in Boston, MA! Join us for American Association for the Advancement of Science (AAAS) Family Science Days at the Hynes Convention Center on February 19, where you can learn about science,  and even do some citizen science with our partners from SciStarter, Discover Magazine and Astronomy Magazine at Booth #40. Watch physics in action when the MIT cheerleaders show off their stunts and bring to life our free…
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Patriots Cheerleaders Show Their STEaM Spirit!

Science Cheerleader Hilary here, thrilled to be back again to tell you about some of the incredible ladies leading both careers and cheers for the New England Patriots, who are in the NFL Playoffs! Read on below to find out about the amazing things these talented women are doing both on the field and in their fields! Theresa: Molecular Biophysics and Biochemistry I graduated from Yale University with a B.S. in Molecular Biophysics and Biochemistry. I am currently working at the Broad Institute of…
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ELEVEN Science Cheerleaders on the Sidelines–Kansas City Chiefs

Hello, Science Cheerleader fans! It’s playoff season for the NFL, and while we recognize the prowess displayed on the football field, we can’t neglect the science-minded cheerleaders to be found on the sidelines. Here we present the Kansas City Chiefs, who will be playing the Pittsburgh Steelers (who don’t have a cheer squad, alas) January 15 in one of the AFC Divisional Playoffs. Good luck, ladies! Alexis, Certified Occupational Therapy Assistant Brooke, Clinical Dietician Claire, Chiropractic Assistant and X-Ray Technician Emma, Physical Therapy Student…
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TEN Science Cheerleaders on the Playoff Sidelines–Houston Texans

Hello, Science Cheerleader fans! It’s playoff season for the NFL, and while we recognize the athletic prowess displayed by the players on the football field, we can’t overlook the science-minded cheerleaders to be found on the sidelines. Here we present the Houston Texans, who will be playing the New England Patriots January 14 in one of the AFC Divisional Playoffs. Good luck, ladies! Callie I attended Texas A&M University in hopes of becoming a Petroleum Engineer, but God definitely had a…
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NFL Playoffs: TEN Atlanta Falcons Science Cheerleaders Take the Field

Hi SciCheer fans, Samantha here! Watch out for these Science Cheerleaders during the playoffs! The Atlanta Falcons are fighting for a Super Bowl win they have 10 Science Cheerleaders to helping them on the sidelines! In celebration of the big game, we’d like to introduce you to some of their cheerleaders so you can learn about what they do when it’s not game day. Check out the full list below! Be sure to click on their names to learn more…
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Meet Annemarie: Atlanta Falcons Cheerleader and IT Guru

Hi SciCheer fans, Samantha here! The Atlanta Falcons Cheerleaders have some pretty interesting careers! We met Annemarie, a cheerleader pursuing her career in the IT field. Her passion for technology is bigger than the field she dances on! What do you do? I have spent the last 3.5 years of my career in technology sales.  Specifically on the network and storage side.  I started first selling Cisco solutions and services. I now work for Comcast Business, as an Enterprise Account…
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Science Cheerleader Janel shares insights on her work with the GOES-R Satellite

Hello, Science Cheerleader fans! Last month, NASA and the National Oceanographic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) launched the GOES-R satellite, the latest generation of high-capability U.S. weather satellites. Science Cheerleader Janel has been working with the GOES-R team and recently found time in her busy schedule to talk about the launch and the satellite’s mission. Congratulations on the launch! How long have you been involved with the GOES-R satellite? Thank you! It feels so great to be a part of a…
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