The NNSTF Wants You!

Published on: January 17, 2020

Northern Nevada Science & Technology Festival (NNSTF) is looking for STEM professionals interested in participating in some of the festival events. The NNSFT wants to bring teachers, K-12 students, and STEM college students together, with STEM professionals, to highlight STEM skills, educational events, and careers.

Some of the events a STEM professional could participate in include:

Feb. 13, 2020 – STEM Professional Mixer at The Discovery – This social gathering will help you get to know local teachers interested in having STEM professionals work with their students.

Feb-May 2020 – Women in STEM Job Shadowing/Mentoring Opportunities –  Work with female UNR STEM-minded students in a guidance capacity throughout the spring semester.  Time commitment varies with your availability.

Feb-May 2020 – STEM Ambassador Program – work with teachers on STEM related projects in their classrooms, give talks to students about STEM careers, and/or provide opportunities for touring your business or facility that utilize STEM skills.

April 30, 2020 –K-12 STEM Challenge hosted by The Discovery – An Office of Science, Innovation and Technology (OSIT) sponsored event, held at The Discovery.  Enjoy K-12 student projects in a relaxed setting where you can ask questions, give suggestions, and review the innovative ideas our young Nevada students created during the Governor’s challenge.

Please take a few moments to fill out the Google Form to let us know your area of interest.

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