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STEMtacular Summit

ORGANIZED BY:
Slippery Rock University

Event Date + Time:
March 8 9:30 am - March 8 1:30 pm

Event Location:
1000 Fort Duquesne Blvd, Pittsburgh,, Pennsylvania, United States

Venue Name:
David L Lawrence Convention Center Directions

About This Event


Event Description:

The SRU Nu Rho Psi and NeuroRocks student groups will host a table at the STEMtacular Summit to bring awareness to brain health and to talk about Neuroscience career paths to 7th-10th grade students.

Alternate Description:

United Way of Southwestern Pennsylvania, in partnership with the Arconic Foundation and the Pittsburgh Public Schools, will host a Be STEMtacular Summit for students in grades 7 through 10 on March 8, 2022 from 10 AM to 1:30 PM at the David L. Lawrence Convention Center in Pittsburgh. 500 students from four Pittsburgh Public Schools (Pittsburgh Milliones/UPrep 6-12, Pittsburgh Morrow K-8, Pittsburgh Schiller 6-8, and Pittsburgh Westinghouse 6-12) will be invited to attend this Summit.

This Summit will give students exposure to information about STEM/STEAM careers and the educational opportunities available to prepare them for these careers. They also will participate in interactive STEM activities/workshops and learn about Out-of-School Time programs working with youth in the STEM/STEAM spaces.

Type(s) of Event:

Conference/Forum, School Program, Workshop

Audiences:

High school students (9-12), Middle school students (6-8)

Required Registration?

Yes

Organizer's Details


Organizing Institution(s):

Slippery Rock University


Sponsoring Institution(s):
United Way of Southwestern Pennsylvania
Contact Information:

Name: Beth Ann Rice

Phone: 5027599792

Email: bethann.rice@sru.edu

Website: https://www.sru.edu/academics/majors-and-minors/psychology-neuroscience

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