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    DSI’s Annual Holiday STEM Toy Drive

    164 Angell Street

    Help the Data Science Initiative give STEM toys to kids in need this holiday season!


    From now until December 20th, drop a new toy (unwrapped) in one of our collection boxes located at 164 Angell Street, 3rd Floor. A Brown ID is required to swipe up to the 3rd Floor.

    Departments can also request to have a collection box at their administrative offices to make donations easier! 


    If any department would like its own collection box (which will be picked up on December 20th), please contact [email protected].

    Examples include:

    • Lego sets
    • Snap circuits
    • Science kits
    • Puzzles
    • Building blocks
    • Flashcards
    • Word searches
    • Sudoku puzzles
    • Geometric magnetic shapes
    • Human anatomy toys
    • Science board games
    • Magnetic sand kits
    • Chemistry kits 

    Themes include:

    • Environmental science
    • Planetary science
    • Biology
    • Chemistry
    • Anatomy
    • Oceanography
    • Engineering
    • Robotics
    • Construction
    • Architecture
    • Mathematics
    • Discovery
    • Physics
    • Problem-solving
    • Sequencing

    We’re asking faculty, staff, postdocs, and both graduate and undergraduate students to consider donating and spreading the word to your friends and colleagues! 

    DSI’s Annual Holiday STEM Toy Drive