Posts Tagged ‘Patricia and Phillip Frost Museum of Science’

Upward Bound and the Dream of College

Posted on August 30th, 2016

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By: MiaSci

Editor’s Note: The following essays on college visitation come to us from students in our Upward Bound Math and Science (UBMS) program. UBMS is a four-year weekend and summer program that exposes students from Title 1 schools to the world of post-secondary study. Through the program, Frost Science aims is to inspire and prepare these […]

“Cafecito” with the White House

Posted on February 26th, 2016

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By: MiaSci

At the Patricia and Phillip Frost Museum of Science, we have redefined the role museums play in strengthening science learning. We have numerous educational programs that occur beyond the walls of our museum and that have a positive ripple effect across the U.S. On February 25, the White House honored Frost Science, as well as other […]

New Board Appointment

Posted on February 10th, 2016

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By: MiaSci

The Patricia and Phillip Frost Museum of Science today announced that a new Board of Trustees has been appointed to replace the existing Board. The change in the Board’s composition was requested by its primary pledged donors, Patricia and Phillip Frost, in connection with their agreeing to provide the Museum a bridge loan to continue […]

You Might Have Been Our Guinea Pig: How we studied guests to hone better Sea Lab exhibits

Posted on September 30th, 2015

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By: MiaSci

As we move from our now-closed Coconut Grove location to the new Frost Science in downtown Miami’s Museum Park, we want to improve our exhibit experience. To do that, we used the month of August in our old location to test a few new exhibit formats and see how guests responded. To conduct our experiment, we exposed randomly selected […]

Forces of Flight

Posted on September 30th, 2015

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As told by Dr. Jorge Perez-Gallego, curator of astronomy and exhibition developer, at the Patricia and Phillip Frost Museum of Science: I write this as I wait to board a Boeing 747 at the Hartsfield-Jackson Atlanta International Airport. This majestic, four-engine, wide-body aircraft will take me and about 400 other passengers to Hawaii within a nine-hour flight. […]

The 13th Annual Galaxy Gala and Big Bang After Party Raises Over $1 Million

Posted on May 12th, 2015

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By: MiaSci

Over 1,200 of South Florida’s ‘brightest stars’ gathered at the Hilton Miami Downtown on the evening of Saturday, April 18 to raise over $1 million at the Patricia and Phillip Frost Museum of Science’s stellar 13th Annual Galaxy Gala, themed “Aqua Lumière.” Since its inception, the Galaxy Gala has helped raise funds for the development of […]