NIWC Atlantic

NIWC Atlantic

2020 Toys For Tots (Video)

Each year, NIWC Atlantic team members come together to donate toys for children of all ages as part of the U.S. Marine Corps Reserve’s Toys for Tots initiative. Although the holiday season looks a bit different for everyone this year, we’re still in the spirit of giving, and we’re doing so virtually! Check out the […]

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NIWC Atlantic STEM Team Makes Rewarding Connections at Benedict College Summer Institute

More than a dozen professionals from Naval Information Warfare Center (NIWC) Atlantic brought learning, mentoring and encouragement to students in underserved South Carolina communities this summer through a virtual learning institute. Members of NIWC Atlantic’s science, technology, engineering and math (STEM) team participated in a six-week online format called the School-to-Work Program, which was sponsored […]

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Pandemic Fails to Dampen STEM Outreach, Summer Camps at NIWC Atlantic

CHARLESTON, S.C. – Volunteerism, ingenuity and hard work overshadowed the pandemic blues in July to make Naval Information Warfare Center (NIWC) Atlantic’s first-ever online STEM (science, technology, engineering and math) summer camps a virtual success. Hundreds of school-age children across the nation participated remotely in NIWC Atlantic’s 8th annual Palmetto Cybersecurity Summer Camp in late […]

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NIWC Atlantic STEM Activities Continue Virtually Through COVID-19 Pandemic

Despite a global pandemic, Naval Information Warfare Center (NIWC) Atlantic leveraged their long-standing support to regional robotics programs and collaborated with more than 60 FIRST Lego League (FLL) volunteers to adapt community programs into virtual opportunities. NIWC Atlantic supports over 100 FIRST teams annually and consistently has over 200 volunteers involved in the program. NIWC […]

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2019 Toys for Tots (Video)

The annual Toys for Tots celebration at NIWC Atlantic was held on Dec. 19, 2019. Employees had been donating toys since Nov. 6, 2019 and were able to collect 1,229 toys including 125 bicycles. Before loading all of the donated toys onto vehicles employees and their children enjoyed a day of festivities! Which included 14 […]

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NIWC Atlantic Helps Kick Off Local FIRST LEGO League Competition

Naval Information Warfare Center (NIWC) Atlantic teamed up with local businesses to kick off the annual LEGO® League robotics competition Sept. 12 at the South Carolina Aquarium. The global competition, hosted by the South Carolina FIRST LEGO League & Robotics Education, is designed to pique the interest of elementary, middle and high school students in […]

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NIWC Atlantic Fosters Learning Through STEM Camps

Naval Information Warfare Center (NIWC) Atlantic hosted multiple science, technology, engineering and mathematics (STEM) camps across Hampton Roads, Virginia and Charleston, South Carolina, between July 22 and 26. In Hampton Roads, local students participated in two events, including the annual Girls Day Out camp and STEM Academy. “It’s a lot of work, but we love […]

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Cybersecurity Summer Camp Grows Future Workforce

Naval Information Warfare Center (NIWC) Atlantic teamed up with Charleston County School District and Trident Technical College for the 7th Annual Palmetto Cybersecurity Summer Camp at Jerry Zucker Middle School of Science June 17-21. Close to 150 students attended the science, technology, engineering and mathematics (STEM)-themed camp geared at engaging students early and providing awareness […]

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