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Build a Better Future: SAMSUNG Solve For Tomorrow Challenge

October 9, 2017

Tomorrow’s economies will be forged by students who are proficient in Science, Technology, Arts, Engineering and Math (STEAM) subjects. Samsung is dedicated to helping people discover a world of possibilities, so we’ve made it our mission to raise student interest in STEAM subjects nationwide through innovative programs with our partners that will help us all build a better tomorrow. The national contest Solve For Tomorrow is giving public school teachers $2 million in Samsung Technology [...]

Genes in Space 2017 Competition Launches

February 10, 2017

“Genes in Space, a competition that fosters creativity, collaboration and critical thinking among young innovators, opened a call for entries today. The competition challenges U.S. students in grades seven through twelve to design DNA analysis experiments that address a challenge or opportunity of space travel. Student proposals use the International Space Station (ISS) as a test bed for deep space exploration. The competition is sponsored by mini PCR, Math for America (MƒA), Boeing, The [...]

Moody’s Mega Math Challenge-Register by Feb 17th

February 6, 2017

What is the M3 Challenge? Moody’s Mega Math (M3) Challenge is a mathematical modeling contest for high school juniors and seniors. Through participation, students experience what it’s like to work as a team to tackle a real-world problem under time and resource constraints, akin to those faced by professional mathematicians working in industry. The Challenge is sponsored by The Moody’s Foundation and organized by the Society for Industrial and Applied Mathematics (SIAM) and [...]

Salmon Bowl Team Registration Ends Jan 11

December 15, 2016

Call for Teams Science Educators: Register your bright and enthusiastic high school students today for the 20th Annual Salmon Bowl competition. Prizes include trips, scholarships, and a chance to move onto the national competition which will also be hosted by Oregon State University this year!  Financial assistance is available to aid in travel and lodging. What is Salmon Bowl? The National Oceanic Sciences Bowl (NOSB) is a nationally recognized and highly acclaimed high school academic marine [...]

Volunteer for Salmon Bowl

December 15, 2016

Oregon STEM Professionals, learn how you can get involved in Salmon Bowl this year! GENERAL INFO MEETING January 12, 2017, 6-7 PM Gilfillan Auditorium at Oregon State University Corvallis, OR All volunteers get FREE food and a T-shirt! For more information, visit the website:  http://ceoas.oregonstate.edu/outreach/salmonbowl/ or email the 2017 Regional Coordinators Deanna Caracciolo and Kei Lin Chang at salmonbowl.volunteer@gmail.com What is Salmon Bowl? The National Oceanic Sciences Bowl [...]

Samsung’s Solve For Tomorrow Contest Application Deadline-Nov 30th

November 28, 2016

The first phase of the Samsung Solve For Tomorrow’s Contest is teacher input and ends this Wednesday! “Tomorrow’s economies will be forged by students who are proficient in Science, Technology, Arts, Engineering and Math (STEAM) subjects. Samsung is dedicated to helping people discover a world of possibilities, so we’ve made it our mission to raise student interest in STEAM subjects nationwide through innovative programs with our partners that will help us all build a [...]

Oregon Game Project Challenge- Game Jam and Coach Training 11/19

October 24, 2016

Oregon Game Project Challenge (OGPC) is a program that uses a game development competition as a means of engaging students in various STEM/STEAM disciplines while having loads of fun.  OGPC uses games as the medium to bring it all together. Each year, OGPC announces a new theme (such as “Urban Planning”, “Internal Obstacles” and “What Makes a Hero?”) A team’s primary objective is to build a game that explores that theme and share it at the OGPC main event. To build their game, [...]

CubeSat Workshop FOR Students BY Students-Register by June 10

June 7, 2016

Alaska Space Grant and Oregon Space Grant have teamed together to host a Student CubeSat Workshop August 19-20, 2016 at the Evergreen Aviation & Space Museum in McMinnville, Oregon. This workshop is for students by students! NASA’s Scott Higginbotham will provide an overview of the NASA ELaNa Program and will present the new NASA CubeSat 101 Manual to workshop participants. This is a call for student teams – Oregon Space Grant will provide funding for a maximum of three Oregon teams [...]

Register Your Team For Mythos Challenge by May 12th

March 23, 2016

Mythos Challenge is an annual Youth-Lead Storytelling and Gaming Project in Oregon. Mythos Challenge is now accepting team registrations from now until May. The game competition invites youth to create digital interactive stories, games, and mobile apps inspired by an exhibit at the Portland Art Museum.  The Mythos  Challenge is a collaboration of  12 community partners and endorsers, and is organized by the Mythos Youth Council, Pixel Arts Game Education, and the Portland Art Museum. The [...]

Genes in Space Submissions due April 20th

March 4, 2016

Genes in Space Announces a new Sponsor Students Invited to Design DNA Experiment to be performed aboard the International Space Station New York, NY, February 13, 2016 – Genes in Space, a competition aimed at fostering creativity, collaboration and critical thinking among young innovators. [...]
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