Need an excuse to take the class outside? Look no further! The handheld illuminating microscope is perfect for class on the go and educational field trips. With this pocket-sized microscope, students can examine anything and everything! Students can catch and examine the texture of butterfly wings. They could take a close look at rocks to […]
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Join us every Wednesday on CosmoQuest to talk about new topics in astronomy, space education, and outreach.
36 Hours of Astronomy: The Hangout will take place April 26-27. Join us in raising money to build a more scientific future. Click here for the hangoutathon!
Odyssey Science Camp registration is now open! Camp sessions will take place between July 21 and August 1, 2014. Odyssey Science Camps are designed to provide children with an opportunity to experience science firsthand. Camps are offered for students entering 2nd grade (currently in 1st grade) through 9th grade. All grade levels indicated in the […]
Hosted by Annie’s Frozen Custard in Downtown Edwardsville, April 12th, 7-10pm Yuri’s Night will be co-hosted by CosmoQuest, the SIUe STEM Center, and Riverbend Astronomy Club, we’ll be celebrating humanity’s first steps into space! There will be astronomy activities and telescopes (weather permitting), and of course, Annie’s Famous Frozen Custard!
There will be a Family Science Expo at the Edwardsville Library on Saturday, April 12, 1-3pm. Registration is Required! The STEM Center and CosmoQuest will be represented by Dr. Nicole Gugliucci bringing samples of real meteorites. Science is fun for all ages. Come and enjoy a free afternoon full of science fun with real scientists. […]
There will be a special event on Saturday, April 5th at 8:30 pm (weather dependent) to coincide with the Global Star Party. The Global Star Party will take place right here in Edwardsville! The SIUE Astronomy Viewing Sessions are open to the public, located at the William C. Shaw Skylab on the north edge of […]
Volunteers are needed for the 2014 Science and Engineering Research Challenge The STEM Center needs volunteers for the Regional Science and Engineering Research Challenge (SERC- previously known as “Science Fair”) at SIUE! Judges training, a continental breakfast, and light lunch will be provided on the day of the Research Challenge. To register as a volunteer […]
Please join us for the re-opening celebration of the Center for STEM Research, Education, & Outreach in our new temporary home. When: TODAY from 12-5pm Where: STEM Resource Center, Vadalabene Center, Rm. 1304 Resource Center Tours: Every Half Hour We’re proud of our new home and excited to show it off to the visitors! Come […]
Please join us for a re-opening celebration of the Center for STEM Research, Education, & Outreach in our new temporary home. Come by for hands-on demonstrations, tours of the Resource Center, and the change to hear about our outreach, professional development, and research. When: Tuesday, March 4, 2014 from 12pm-5pm Where: STEM Resource Center, Vadalabene […]