Making A Difference SeriesThese videos were made to introduce students to some of the STEM companies and opportunities going on in Winston-Salem and the Triad. The Atkins High School students were used as anchors and field reporters as part of a summer internship.
Title Topic Company 30,000 New Jobs (3:06) STEM careers PTRP Search for New Drugs(3:19) drug discovery Targacpept Growing Organs (3:15) regenerative medicine WFIRM Stem Cells (2:44) stem cell research WFIRM A Great Fish Story (1:53) entrepreneurship & nutriceuticals Aqualutions A Whale of a Tale (2:20) bioengineering Cook Endoscopy Robots Rule (3:03) medical robots Medical Park Small Things Create Huge Opportunities (2:40) nanotechnology WFU Engineering Comfort in the Clouds (3:13) engineering design BE Aerospace Doing Battle in the Infield (4:18) computer game design SPEVCO Computer Visualization (6:21) movie animation & medical imagingWFUBH/Out of Our Minds Video Internship (4:40) video production WSFCS/ SLAM Making A Difference Video Series QuestionsCell-Side StoryThis video was made by Atkins students in an Advanced Studies class with Biotechnology and SciVis students. The SciVis students worked with a professional animator from Animusing Production Studio to create the video and the biotech students came up with the science behind the video. Click here to view the video