Ci2's Michael Preble receives STEM Educator Award

Perloff Family FoundationMichael Preble, the Project Coordinator at the Ci2, recently received a prestigious STEM Educator Award from the Perloff Family Foundation.  

Michael’s innovative and tireless STEM education work with both K – 12 and USM students for the past 6 years has helped hundreds of students around the state succeed in fields they are passionate about.  While his expertise lies in programming, software development and project management; he has helped students succeed in a wide range of STEM related disciplines.

Michael will be teaching a video game development course here at USM in the Spring that will leverage his work with the Unity game engine and lay the groundwork for future professional video game developers in the greater Portland area.