El Mirage Public Safety Day: Feb 2, 2019

The City of El Mirage will sponsor the Public Safety Day on Saturday, February 2, 2019  at Gateway Park, 10100 N El Mirage Road, in El Mirage Road. This event will feature Police, Fire, and Military apparatus and displays, the Arizona SciTech Festival with STEM related attractions, entertainment, a kid’s zone, dozens of vendors, food trucks, […]

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Tres Rios Nature Festival: March 2-3, 2019

Tres Rios Nature Festival is a two-day event in the spring.  This FREE outdoor festival showcases the rich diversity of wildlife habitat, history and culture of the Gila River drainage, which is made up of the Gila, Salt and Agua Fria Rivers. From guided bird tours, canoeing on the river, archery, fishing and learning about Southwest wildlife, there is […]

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Buckeye Air Fair: Feb 9-10, 2019

Join the city of Buckeye, AZ for a weekend of FREE FUN for the entire family! Featuring a two-hour Air Show beginning at Noon each day!  See vintage and military aircraft, action-packed demonstrations, AZ SciTech exhibitions, live entertainment and much more! More info here. 

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Venture Madness Conference: Feb 27-28, 2019

What is Venture Madness: The competition starts with selected presenting companies grouped into (4) distinct categories. The companies are chosen by a selection panel,  where the presenting companies will advance to the live-demo portion of the contest, held February 27-28, 2019 at Events on Jackson.  There they’ll get a chance to grab big cash prizes and […]

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Connect2STEM 2019: January 26, 2019

The University of Arizona (UA), in partnership with Cox Communications, presents Connect2STEM — a family friendly event, which celebrates Science, Technology, Engineering, Math and Medicine. The event is officially the largest STEM-related event held in Phoenix on the Phoenix Biomedical Campus. Through this event, youth of all ages are able to experience the wonders of STEM […]

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ASU Open Door 2019: Feb 2, 9, 16, + 23, 2019

Curious about ant castles or want to know why we’re obsessed with taking pictures? At Arizona State University, professors explore the unknown and students think big, they aren’t afraid to get dirty and discover solutions to help the world. Make your own discovery and explore ASU! Once a year, ASU Open Door invites the local community, adults and children of all ages, to […]

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STEM in Education

Problem Solving With a Purpose (Grand Canyon University)    Coding – A Basic Skill for the Future? (Code Ninjas)    Using Technology to Personalize Learning (Infiniscope)    AZ STEM School Community of Practice (Office of the Superintendent of Maricopa County, Arizona Science Center, AZ SciTech)    Ticonderoga Red Eye Saloon (Payson High School)   Biodiversity PEEK STEAM: Learning No Child […]

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Arts & Sneaky Science

Joint Forces: Military and STEM (Civil Air Patrol, U.S. Air Force Auxiliary)   Disguised Learning Through STEM Sports™ (STEM Sports)    Get Hands-on with Nano (Nano-Link: Center for Nanotechnology Education / NSF)    Mesa Arts Center STEAM Sessions (Mesa Arts Center)    How Science Brings Music to Life (Musical Instrument Museum)   From Raw to Cooked: A Food History (Dinner at […]

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Bridging the Barriers in STEM

The Arizona Autism Workforce: A Pathway for a STEM Workforce with Autism (Science Prep Academy)   Ask A Female Engineer (STEM Spark)    Bringing Equity Into Education (ASU School of Fulton Engineering K12 Outreach / Estrella Vista STEM Academy)   Why It’s Good to TALK About Gender Parity in STEM (Girls in Tech)

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STEM Workforce & Our Community

Future Skills Needed for 21st Century Tech (Intel)    Leading from the Inside Out (Arizona State University)    Can I Buy a Vowel? Awesome Careers in CyberSecurity (Mitsubishi UFJ Financial Group (MUFG) Union Bank)    Open Lunch Meetup: Rural Connections & RAIN (Rural Activation Innovation Network)    Answered: The How-To’s and Where Nexts of Creating Community Tech Centers (STAX3D)    […]

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