2015 News & Press

General press
Arizona SciTech Events – University of Arizona
Arizona SciTech Festival Drew 380,000 to STEM-related Events – Phoenix Business Journal – Jun 18, 2015
STEAM Festival Draws 380,000 Attendees – AZ Tech Beat – Jun 16, 2015
Annual Festival’s Growth Reflects Boost in STEM Degrees – Arizona Technology Report – March 2015
Arizona SciTech Festival Super Science Saturday – February 21 – The Weekly Yelp
SciTech Festival to Host 900 Science and Innovation Events Across Arizona (Video) – Phoenix Business Journal – Feb 18, 2015
AZ SciTech Press Conference – The University of Arizona Biomedical Communications – Feb 11, 2015
AZ SciTech Festival Bridges Communities with Massive Teleconference – AZ Tech Beat – Feb 11, 2015
ASU Night of the Open Door Invites the Public to Explore More – ASU Now – Jan 16, 2015
How to Build the Next Generation of Innovators – AZBigMedia – Jan 13, 2015

Start the Spark
START the SparK, AZ SciTECH Festival – Kids Activity Market

Prescott SciTech Festival
Thanks To All Who Helped With Stemfest – Payson Roundup – Dec 13, 2015

Innovation AZ Summit
Arizona Innovation Summit Returns for 5th Year  – AZ Tech Beat – Aug 25, 2015
Scottsdale to Host Innovation Arizona Summit Oct. 1 – Scottsdale Independent – Sep 15, 2015
Arizona Innovation Summit Draws Makers, Cybersecurity Experts and Pirates – AZ Tech Beat – Oct 1, 2015

STEM Ecosystems
The STEM Funders Network Announces the Arizona SciTech Ecosystem; One of 27 Inaugural Communities to Launch the STEM Learning Ecosystem Initiative – BusinessWire – Sep 9, 2015
The STEM Funders Network Announces the Arizona SciTech Ecosystem; One of 27 Inaugural Communities to Launch the STEM Learning Ecosystems Initiative – Web-scale Networking – Sep 9, 2015
The STEM Funders Network Announces the Arizona SciTech Ecosystem; One of 27 Inaugural Communities to Launch the STEM Learning Ecosystem Initiative – Yahoo! Finance – Sep 9, 2015
The STEM Funders Network Announces the Arizona SciTech Ecosystem; One of 27 Inaugural Communities to Launch the STEM Learning Ecosystem Initiative – MarketWatch – Sep 9, 2015
The STEM Funders Network Announces the Arizona SciTech Ecosystem; One of 27 Inaugural Communities to Launch the STEM Learning Ecosystems Initiative – DigitalJournal – Sep 9, 2015
As White House Focuses Nation’s Attention on Astronomy, STEM Funders Network Announces Goal for 100 City and Regional STEM Networks – BusinessWire – Oct 28, 2015
Arizona SciTech Convenes in Washington D.C. with STEM Ecosystem Leaders; Meeting with White House Officials – BusinessWire – Nov 17, 2015
Arizona SciTech Convenes in Washington D.C. with STEM Ecosystem Leaders Meeting with White House Officials – Environment Guru – Nov 17, 2015
Arizona SciTech Convenes in Washington D.C. with STEM Ecosystem Leaders; Meeting with White House Officials – Sys-Con Media – Nov 17, 2015

Susan Announcement
Arizona SciTech Appoints New Director of Programs and Education – MarketWatch – Aug 26, 2015
Arizona SciTech Appoints New Director of Programs and Education – STEMtoSTEAMIE.org
Arizona SciTech Appoints New Director of Programs and Education – World News – Aug 26, 2015
(Coverage of) Arizona SciTech Appoints New Director of Programs and Education – Mesa Community College – Aug 28, 2015

CSO Press

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Prescott SciTech
SciTechFest on April 18 Celebrates Regional Science, Technology and the Arts – The Daily Courier – Apr 12, 2015
Winning Art from AZ SciTech Festival Displayed at Local Children’s Museum – The Daily Courier – Aug 8, 2015

Sports Fan Expo
Have a Ball at the Arizona Sports Fan Expo, 4/18 – AZ Central – Apr 17, 2015

White Mountain Science Festival
Innovation Nation STEM Festival Open to Community – WMIcentral.com – Apr 22, 2015

Art Contest
Arizona SciTech Festival Winners of High-Visibility Art and Coloring Contest at Mesa THINKspot – City of Mesa – Apr 20, 2015
Arizona SciTech Festival Winners of High-Visibility Art and Coloring Contest at Mesa THINKspot – Mesa Now – Apr 20, 2015

Rubicks Cube
San Luis Still on Top in Rubik’s Cube Tournament – Yuma Sun – Apr 24, 2015

Pearson Promotion of AZ SciTech
KidsTeam at Arizona SciTech Festival – Pearson Research & Innovation Network – Apr 28, 2015

GNO
Making Music Through Technology – East Valley Tribune – May 11, 2015

Camp and Summer Expo
Sonoran Living Live (KNXV) ABC – 3/20/15
Arizona Midday KPNX (NBC) – 3/20/15

Summary article by Tishin
STEAM Festival Draws 380,000 Attendees – AZ Tech Beat – June 16, 2015
Science Meets Summer Fun – Arizona Parenting – Aug 2, 2015