At StarFest this Weekend! Starfleet Academy Presents: Steamfleet Academy
Thursday, April 19, 2012 5:27 AM
Starfleet Academy for its 10th Anniversary Presents:
What if Verne and Wells were right? What if the beginnings of Starfleet and the Federation began in the 1800’s? Join Commodore Stevl, Ambassador Indra Invari, and Steamfleet Academy’s finest instructors as they take you to a place where truly no one has gone before.
Steamfleet Academy offers four 1-hour classes filled with Star Trek, Steampunk, activities, entertainment and a whole lot of fun! You are welcome to attend any or all of the Academy classes, but those who attend all four will receive a diploma at a special graduation ceremony along with a special prize.
This year’s Steamfleet Academy presents the following classes:
Saturday – 11:30 – Main Events
Steamfleet Academy 101: Your Life in Steamfleet
Have you ever dreamed of sailing across the heavens in your own steam-powered starship? This introductory course will give you the information you need to perhaps one day make that dream a reality. You will learn about Steamfleet – the opportunities and the experiences. Choose your branch, learn about the great Steamfleet Captains and find out if you have what it takes to be an officer in Steamfleet.
Saturday – 4:00 – Panel Room 1
Steamfleet Design 101: Steamfleet Uniforms and Design
Earth is by far the most fashionable member of the Federation, and nothing says Steamfleet like the uniform. In this class you will learn about many of the design choices and uniform options available in Steamfleet and you will design your own uniform for future missions. What will the best-dressed officers be wearing next season? Possibly one of your creations!
Sunday – 11:00 – Main Events
Steamfleet History 101: From the Beginning
Take a look back at the early history of Steamfleet to the present! Soar overhead in a mighty airship or undersea in a giant submarine. Learn how Earth’s space program grew from a cannon shell to the moon into the mighty steamships that crisscross the galaxy as a part of Steamfleet. Learn how some of the great Steamfleet Captains blazed a trail that the rest of follow to this day!
Sunday – 3:30 – Panel Room 1
Steamfleet Engineering 101: Putting It All Together
The heart of Steamfleet are its mighty engines and advanced technology. Now is your chance to rise to the high calling of Steamfleet Engineer. Learn about the wonders of Steamfleet technology from the mighty star-spanning Steamships to the weapons and communication devices. Then, in a unique hands-on opportunity, recreate your own piece of Steamfleet design.
Steamfleet Academy - The Future is Now – And Then!