Brittany Nguyen

Students participate in debates during 11th Fairchild Challenge

Students participate in debates during 11th Fairchild Challenge

Fairchild Garden recently conducted its 11th annual Fairchild Challenge Urban Sustainability: Environmental Debates and Project Showcase. Some 400 local high school (HS) and middle school (MS) students in the Fairchild Challenge multidisciplinary, environmental education outreach program demonstrated their knowledge of urban sustainability through debates and an innovative projects showcase in ...

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Ceremony marks opening of Fairchild Science Village

fCeremony marks opening of Fairchild Science Village

Some 250 members, donors and VIPs attended the Dec. 1 opening of the Science Village at Fairchild Tropical Botanic Garden. The Science Village includes more than 25,000 square feet and features the Clinton Family Conservatory with an interactive “Wings of the Tropics” butterfly exhibit, the Glasshouse Café, and the Whitman ...

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Middle school students present research on ‘plant superheroes’

More than 800 students, parents and teachers attended the Fairchild Challenge Performances for middle schools on Oct. 17 and 18 at Fairchild Tropical Botanic Garden. It was the kickoff event for Fairchild Challenge schools and students in Miami. On two nights the students presented their research on their “plant superheroes” ...

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