Discover Tech: How to present exciting engineering programs in your library

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Saturday, June 23, 2012 - 1:30pm to 3:30pm
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Speaker: Karen Peterson, National Girls Collaborative Project
Speaker: Keliann LaConte, Lunar and Planetary Institute
Speaker: Lisa Curtis, National Center for Interactive Learning/Space Science Institute
Speaker: Paul Dusenbery, National Center for Interactive Learning/Space Science Institute
Speaker: Stephanie Shipp, Lunar and Planetary Institute
Speaker: Susan Brandehoff, ALA Public Programs Office
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Many libraries want to introduce STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering and Math) into their programming to attract new audiences and help stimulate children’s interest in science and technology. Discover Tech is a new traveling exhibit for public libraries from the National Center for Interactive Learning/Space Science Institute. Find out about the exhibit, Engineers Without Borders, the Grand Challenges of Engineering and programs in robotics and green energy that will encourage aspiring young engineers and delight adults. The program will also discuss a new STEM Community of Practice for librarians and other helpful ideas and resources for engineering programs in libraries.

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Tuesday, May 15, 2012 - 3:42pm PDT
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