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Florida Panthers Hockey Players Ian McCoshen and Denis Malgin Give Students an Assist on STEM Skills

Friday, February 02, 2018
 

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WHO:

Liberty Elementary School Students, Florida Panthers Hockey Players Ian McCoshen and Denis Malgin

WHAT:

Students from Liberty Elementary School are participating in the Hockey Scholar program hosted by the Florida Panthers, National Hockey League Players’ Association and National Hockey League. Hockey

Scholar is an online hockey program that teaches students STEM concepts through the game of hockey. Professional hockey players will visit Liberty Elementary and personally give students insight into the game of hockey.

WHEN:

Monday, February 5, 2018
Florida Panthers Street Team: 8 a.m. – 2:30 p.m.
Florida Panthers Hockey Players Visit: 1:20 – 2:20 p.m.

WHERE:

Liberty Elementary School
2450 Banks Road
Margate, FL 33063

WHY:

Students at Liberty Elementary have an opportunity to learn how the game of hockey relates directly to STEM skills from the Florida Panthers. The Panthers will answer student questions and take a tour of the school.

MEDIA ARE INVITED TO COVER THIS EVENT.

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