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Blue Skies & Beyond: Limiting Warming To 1.5 Degrees? Can We Bridge The Gap?

By myralopez on February 13, 2020 in

Join us March 4 for the Blue Skies and Beyond Hot Topics in STEM Discussion Series: What does the Paris Agreement require countries to do? Can we reach a goal to limit warming to 1.5 degrees? What do our current global emission and production trajectories show us? What commitments have countries ...

Women in STEM Day 2020

By myralopez on February 3, 2020 in

Women in STEM Day 2020 will be on Saturday, March 21st from 9:00 am – 4:00 pm, and is open to the first 80 high school women who register. Students will rotate through lab demonstrations from chemistry, biology, math, and various branches of engineering – Mechanical, Electrical, Biome...

mySci Unconference

By myralopez on January 30, 2020 in

FREE and open to teachers/administrators currently in the mySci program Recognizing the importance of teachers networking and learning from each other and the power of collective expertise, we our hosting our 1st mySci Unconference! Join us and build connections with teachers across mySci partner...

Physics Family Fun Day

By myralopez on January 14, 2020 in

The Washington University Department of Physics Outreach Committee will host a Physics Family Fun Day on Saturday, January 25th at 10am in Crow Hall on WashU’s Danforth Campus. The event is intended for middle school students and it will consist of short explanations and demos about the phy...

Science Fair Workshop

By myralopez on January 7, 2020 in

Come learn the basics of the Academy of Science – St. Louis Science Fair! The Washington University K-12 Connections Program is hosting a Getting Started With Science Fair event. The workshop is for students in grades K-8 and their parents/guardians, and is meant to help them in designing a...

ISP’s 2019 Otter of Code Challenge

By myralopez on December 3, 2019 in Educator Resources, STEM

If you visit any rivers or streams in Missouri, you may run across the energetic and playful North American river otter.  Otters live in riparian zones. These are areas where water, like lakes and rivers, meet up with land. Otters are picky about the environment in which they live.  They like unp...

STEM Leadership Series: Novel Engineering

By myralopez on October 11, 2019 in

FREE workshops for educators interested in bringing a stronger STEM mindset and intention to school and classroom practices. Open to school and district administrators, principals, coordinators, coaches, teachers and leaders. NOVEL ENGINEERING October 24, 2019 | 8:30 – 11:30am Where literature me...