Internship Opportunity and Other Events

Torrance Memorial Hospital Internship

Calling all Da Vinci students with an interest in health sciences!  You can apply for a volunteer program with Torrance Memorial Hospital – application deadline is August 31st!


  • Must be at least 14 years of age and in 9th, 10th, or 11th grade at the time of orientation (no 12th graders)
  • Must be able to commit to volunteering for a full one year of service with either a weekly 2 hour assigned shift during the weekdays or a 4 hour assigned shift on alternating weekends in their Escort Services department.  View the High School Student Volunteer Program Information Sheet for more information.

To Apply:
1. Complete the PRE-APPLICATION as soon as it is available:
Pre-Application available: Monday, August 29, 2016 at 10:00am
           -Pre-Application due by: Wednesday, August 31, 2016 by 5:00pm

2. Top candidates will be invited to attend a Student-Parent information meeting on:
      September 21, 2016 6:00pm-7:00pm or

September 29, 2016 6:00pm to 7:00pm (only one meeting is required)
3.  If you are selected, you must be able to attend a Student Orientation on:
     October 17 and October 19, 2016 from 5:00pm to 7:30pm (attendance is required both days)

Contact the Volunteer Services Department at Torrance Memorial for more information at 310-517-4752 or  If you need help with the application process, please contact Natasha Morse at


Fifth Annual Mars Rover (& Juno!) Updates & LA/OC Societies Expo!

WHEN:  Sat, Sept 10, 2016 (from 11am to 5pm)
WHERE:  Northrop-Grumman “S-Cafe”, Redondo Beach, CA (just off 405 & Green Line METRO!)
AUDIENCE:  Jr High/High School/College Students & Parents & Interested Adults!


1pm-2:30pm:  Opening Ceremonies & Short & Local STEM Society Briefings
2:30pm-3pm:  BREAK (Visit Tables (with donated Water & Snacks!)” & “Mars Rover Museum”
3pm-4:30pm:  Mars Rover & Juno Updates (by returning NASA-JPL Lead Engineer!)
4:30pm-5pm+:  Q&A & “Space” Raffle (via Society Donations!)