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Internships at The Pinhead Institute
Internships Are you meant for something more? Each summer, Pinhead Institute places approximately 10 regional students at renowned scientific institutions for 6 to 10 weeks to work with leading researchers on
Scholars in the Schools
Scholars in the Schools Scholars in the Schools Throughout the school year, the Pinhead Institute brings internationally renowned scientist into our regional schools. These acclaimed scientists lead labs, experiments, workshops, and
Pinhead Punk Science
Pinhead Punk Science Pinhead Punk Science Taking place each summer, children learn about atomic reactions, chemistry, physics, and more in FREE hands-on, kid friendly activities with leading PhD scientists. They
Biodiversity Monitoring Project
Biodiversity Monitoring Project Science is largely about observation. What happens to a seed?a stream?a fungus? What factors affect that outcome? Following scientific protocols, students in our program collect and analyze data
Science Summer Camps
Science Summer Camps Science is more than a subject. It's part of everything we do - and the more we understand, the more we can appreciate and conserve our
Pinhead Town Talks
Pinhead Town Talks Pinhead science isn?t just for kids. We?ve teamed up with the Telluride Science Research Center (TSRC) to bring science-based presentations to the general public. The Pinhead Town
Pinhead Institute: Open Space Land Stewardship Course
Pinhead Institute: Open Space Land Stewardship Course Telluride is known for many things; for its amazing skiing, its many festivals, its historic architecture. One other thing that makes Telluride
Telluride Unearthed
Telluride Unearthed Telluride Unearthed is a collaborative effort between Pinhead Institute, a Smithsonian Affiliate, and Telluride Historical Museum to provide an annual six-hour course that delves into Telluride's history through
Nana Naisbitt Scholarship Award
Nana Naisbitt Scholarship Award The Pinhead Institute Nana Naisbitt Scholarship Award is a $500 merit-based scholarship awarded to one Pinhead Intern Alumni each year. This Pinhead Alum has had an