FACT SHEET: At White House Science Fair, President Obama Calls on this Generation of Students to Tackle the Grand Challenges of Our Time

WASHINGTON, DC – On April 13th, President Obama hosted the sixth and final White House Science Fair of his Administration and celebrate the student competitors and winners from a broad range of science, technology, engineering, and math (STEM) competitions. The event was the largest White House Science Fair to date, with more than 130 students from […]

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Free “Toddler Explorer” Program at Ironwood Library Starting May 3rd

Inspire Kids Montessori to host fun, hands-on, classes each Tuesday from 10:30 – 11 am   Phoenix, AZ. (April 7, 2016).  Inspire Kids Montessori is hosting a free “Toddler Explorer” program for ages 12 – 36 months on Tuesdays in May, from 10:30 to 11:00 am, at Ironwood Public Library located at 4333 E. Chandler […]

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Girls Connect with the Earth

Guest Author: Lisa Herrmann, Co-Chair Million Women Mentors-Arizona Think of Earth Day as a time to get up close and personal with earth – as in soil and dirt! A report from the National Wildlife Federation, “The Dirt on Dirt: How Getting Dirty Outdoors Benefits Kids” provides some compelling data on how playing in the […]

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HandsOn Greater Phoenix VISTA Summer Associates 2016 Summer Associates Service Description

Mesa Public Library **64 E. First St., PO Box 1466, Mesa AZ 85211-1466 | mesalibrary.org   Position Title: Mesa Public Library VISTA Summer Associate   About Host Site: By providing access and guidance to information, services, and resources, the Mesa Public Library expands minds, empowers individuals, and enriches our diverse community.   About HandsOn Greater […]

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HandsOn Greater Phoenix VISTA Summer Associates 2016 Summer Associates Service Description

THINKspot at Mesa Public Library- Red Mountain Branch **635 N. Power Rd., Mesa, AZ 85205, www.MesaTHINKspot.org   Position Title: THINKspot at Mesa Public Library VISTA Summer Associate   About Host Site: Mesa THINKspot is a collaborative workspace and maker space within the Red Mountain Branch of the Mesa Public Library. We provide the community hands-on […]

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Upcoming Meteorite-Hunting Bootcamp Opportunity for the Kid at Heart

What if you had the chance to learn magic from Harry Houdini, baseball from Babe Ruth, or acting from Harrison Ford? While those adventures may be out of reach, you do have the opportunity to learn meteorite hunting from one of the world’s most famous and successful meteorite experts, who lives and works right here […]

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INTEL… LEADS THE WAY IN TECH INNOVATION… AND EDUCATION

Intel Has Been A Leader with Interest and Involvement in STEM Education For DecadesBy: Michele Peters, AZ SciTech Writer Intel, the world’s recognized leader in technology is deeply involved and concerned with tech education known as STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering and Math). But instead of only voicing their concern, they have built a culture to […]

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UNIVERSITY OF ADVANCING TECHNOLOGY – WHERE TECHNOGEEKS MEET TECHNOPHILES MEET THE DIGITAL WORLD READY FOR THE FUTURE.

UAT, Small Private Tech College Prepares the Programmers, Engineers and Tech Innovators of the Future. ​By: Michele Peters, AZ SciTech Writer​ If the thought of becoming a robotic engineer, game innovator, cyber warrior or forensic sleuth sounds right up your alley, then the University of Advancing Technology (UAT) needs to be on your “aware of” […]

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SciTech Events at Verde Valley National Monuments

National Park Service News Release For Immediate Release – MARCH 22, 2016 Caleb Kesler, Chief Ranger, MOCA/TUZI, 928-567-5276 x222 Camp Verde, AZ-Montezuma Castle and Tuzigoot National Monuments SciTech Events at Verde Valley National Monuments   The National Park Service, in association with the Verde Valley Science and Technology committee is pleased to offer three different […]

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SURPRISE Super Science Saturday and Their Unsung Heroes!

Surprise’s Super Science Saturday Has Lots of Surprises in Store BY:  Michele Peters, AZ SciTech Writer   On Saturday, March 26 from 9:00 am – Noon at the Surprise Fire Station located at 15517 N. Parkview Place, the residents of Surprise, and anyone lucky enough to attend will have the unprecedented opportunity to meet, talk […]

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