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18 September 2014 ~ 0 Comments

The Life Size Mousetrap

Take a look! The Life Size Game of Mousetrap uses Newtonian mechanics to plant the seeds of curiosity with a 25 ton Rube Goldberg machine. Projects like this could be a great addition to STEM programs.

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05 September 2014 ~ 0 Comments

Data-Collection Workshops by Vernier

Looking for a hands-on learning experience on how to use your Vernier equipment?  Then this workshop is for you!  Vernier is hosting workshops this fall across the United States for science and STEM educators.  The workshops are FREE!  You will get four hours of hands-on training, a light meal, and lab handouts on a CD. […]

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02 September 2014 ~ 0 Comments

Back to School!

It’s back to school time again!  Are you looking for new, creative ways to teach your students this year?  Come check out the STEM Resource Center’s wide collection of science kits, books, and more!  Call today to make your reservation and get your students more involved with STEM today! Phone: 618-650-3065 E-Mail: Vadalabene Center […]

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22 April 2014 ~ 0 Comments

Join us for Learning Spaces!

Join us every Wednesday on CosmoQuest to talk about new topics in astronomy, space education, and outreach.

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21 April 2014 ~ 0 Comments


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!

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15 April 2014 ~ 0 Comments

Odyssey Science Camp

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 […]

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05 April 2014 ~ 0 Comments

Yuri’s Night: A Celebration

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!

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03 April 2014 ~ 0 Comments

Family Science Expo

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. […]

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01 April 2014 ~ 0 Comments

Global Star Party

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 […]

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25 March 2014 ~ 0 Comments

Volunteers Needed

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 […]

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