Orange & Rockland Utilities Inc. has made the donation to support the program through the next two years.
Besides forensics study, other courses in the program include innovative hands-on studies in drone and robotics operation, virtual reality development, mathematics, and art. A new course features developing apps, where students gain hands-on experience by working with Apple’s Software Development Kit (SDK) for iOS and building custom apps for Apple’s best-selling devices. O&R’s donation is part of the company’s commitment to promoting educational initiatives that enhance science, technology, engineering and mathematics (STEM) learning. The STAC program began in 2012 with 26 students recruited from public and parochial schools in Rockland, Northern Bergen, and Southern Westchester counties. The program is offered to students ages 11-13 entering grades six, seven, and eight.
St. Thomas Aquinas College
125 Route 340