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Keep updated with all EY’s news and upcoming events. Hopefully we will see you at one of them!


October 4 – 5, 2023
Empower Yourself students will be honored and participate in the NDIA NE UAS and AAM SUMMIT. (Association for Unmanned Vehicle Systems/Robotics International) And NDIA (National Defense Industry Association). 

Empower yourself/Brockton High School will be 1 of 3 schools in the state that will be honored at this event. 

October 14, 2023 (begins)
Empower Yourself in collaboration with the Northeastern school of engineering will be working with our middle school students to complete a research project.

October 28, 2023 
Empower Yourself in collaboration with the Aldrin Family foundation, Estes Rockets & Lincoln Labs/MIT will have a middle & high school Rocket Launch competition. Our students will code and build Lunar Rovers and use way points on a GIANT MOON map. In addition will build and Launch Rockets.

In addition, EVERY Saturday starting September 23rd our middle and high school students will be taking an Autonomous car class on the campus of MIT (see attached flyer and post flyer on website) Students will learn to code (Python) and build autonomous cars.


Empower Yourself Summer STEM & Aviation Camp at Brockton High from 8 am-1 pm which includes live classes from the Northeastern School of Engineering

Every Saturday : Autonomous Drone & coding classes at Brockton High from 10am-3pm (classes taught by Lincoln Labs

Our sponsors include ESTES Rockets along with AIAA

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2023 Global Economic Symposium – Press Release

March 17, 2023. This year marks the 9th Global Economic Symposium and the continued expansion of both our mission and participating network of schools. A special thank you to this year’s event sponsor, EF Tours, for hosting the competition at their Cambridge location, and to our travel sponsor, the Royal Sonesta Hotel, for providing accommodations for our traveling teams.

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YMCA Coding Academy – Press Release

Just a few weeks ago, the Stoughton YMCA started its first Coding and Robotics class. The class, open to youth ages 11-13, teaches essential basic coding skills, and allows students to be creative in designing and programming their robots.

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2022 Global Economic Symposium – Press Release

Thanks to support from our sponsors, Blacks on Wall Street, and technical support provided by Brightcove, a Boston-based video platform company, we were able to hold our 8th Annual Global Economic Symposium (GES) virtually on Friday, March 25th.

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